Cheap Carbondale to Boston  train tickets

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How much are Carbondale to Boston train tickets?

Lowest Price$162.75
Fastest35h 25m
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How to buy cheap train tickets from Carbondale to Boston ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Carbondale to Boston is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Carbondale to Boston was $182.78. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 15 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $79.73 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train trip from Carbondale to Boston ? What is the distance between Carbondale to Boston ?

The distance between Carbondale to Boston is 1010.60 miles or 1625.99 km. A train trip from Carbondale to Boston typically takes 38 hours and 15 minutes. If you are looking to get to Boston faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 35 hours and 25 minutes to get from Carbondale to Boston.

Going from Carbondale to Boston by train takes over 38 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Tuesday trains from Carbondale to Boston are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most frequent connections between Carbondale to Boston

Typically there are 9 schedules to compare for your trip to Boston. One train carrier operates regular service on the Carbondale to Boston route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Carbondale to Boston, usually offering 9 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Carbondale to Boston, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Carbondale to Boston, which start at $142.90.

One train carrier connects Carbondale to Boston

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Carbondale to Boston start from $162.75, and on average cost $198.01. Daily there are 9 Amtrak schedules to Boston. Amtrak in Carbondale leaves from 401 S Illinois Ave, And in Boston trains arrive at Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and one other train station.

From Carbondale to Boston train travel on Amtrak takes 38 hours and 16 minutes. If you are looking to get to Boston faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 35 hours and 25 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 8 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $229.57 for a one-way train ticket to Boston.

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Avg. Time
1d 14h 16m
Avg. Price
$198.01
There is one train station from which trains depart Carbondale on their way to Boston. The busiest departure station in Carbondale serving this route is 401 S Illinois Ave.
  • 401 S Illinois Ave
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Boston. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Carbondale serving this route is Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St, South Station.
  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St
  • South Station