Cheap Carbondale to St Louis  train tickets

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How much are Carbondale to St Louis train tickets?

Lowest Price$74.10
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How to buy cheap train tickets from Carbondale to St Louis ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Carbondale to St Louis 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 St Louis was $74.10. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 25 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $24.48 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 St Louis ? What is the distance between Carbondale to St Louis ?

The distance between Carbondale to St Louis is 81.98 miles or 131.90 km. A train trip from Carbondale to St Louis typically takes 17 hours and 27 minutes. If you are looking to get to St Louis faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 16 hours and 5 minutes to get from Carbondale to St Louis.

Going from Carbondale to St Louis by train takes over 17 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 Wednesday trains from Carbondale to St Louis 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 Thursday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most frequent connections between Carbondale to St Louis

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to St Louis. One train carrier operates regular service on the Carbondale to St Louis route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Carbondale to St Louis, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Carbondale to St Louis, 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 St Louis, which start at $21.17.

One train carrier connects Carbondale to St Louis

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Carbondale to St Louis start from $74.10, and on average cost $97.52. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to St Louis. Amtrak in Carbondale leaves from 401 S Illinois Ave, And in St Louis trains arrive at Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St,

From Carbondale to St Louis train travel on Amtrak takes 17 hours and 27 minutes. If you are looking to get to St Louis faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 16 hours and 5 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $123.94 for a one-way train ticket to St Louis.

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Avg. Time
17h 27m
Avg. Price
$97.52

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There is one train station from which trains depart Carbondale on their way to St Louis. The busiest departure station in Carbondale serving this route is 401 S Illinois Ave.
  • 401 S Illinois Ave
There is one train station where trains arrive in St Louis from Carbondale., The busiest departure station in Carbondale serving this route is Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St.
  • Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St