Compare train tickets from Carbondale to Normal
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How much are train tickets from Carbondale to Normal?
|Fastest Train||6h 14m|
|Trains Per Day||4|
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Carbondale to Normal right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.
In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
Can you take a train all the way from Carbondale to Normal?
How do you find cheap train tickets from Carbondale to Normal?
How long is the train journey from Carbondale to Normal?
The distance between Carbondale and Normal is approximately 193 miles, or 311 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 9 hours and 9 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 6 hours and 14 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.
When are trains the most crowded?
When are the first and last trains of the day?
How many trains per day run from Carbondale to Normal?
There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
What train services are there from Carbondale to Normal?
Where is the train station in Carbondale?
There is one train station in Carbondale:
- 401 S Illinois Ave
Where is the train station in Normal?
Normal has one train station:
- Uptown Station - 11 Uptown Cir
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