The distance between Carbondale to Austin is 709.83 miles or 1142.08 km. A train trip from Carbondale to Austin typically takes 36 hours and 47 minutes. If you are looking to get to Austin faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 32 hours and 22 minutes to get from Carbondale to Austin.
Going from Carbondale to Austin by train takes over 36 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 Friday trains from Carbondale to Austin 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 Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Austin. One train carrier operates regular service on the Carbondale to Austin route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Carbondale to Austin, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Carbondale to Austin, 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 Austin, which start at $127.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Carbondale to Austin start from $161.00, and on average cost $176.67. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Austin. Amtrak in Carbondale leaves from 401 S Illinois Ave, And in Austin trains arrive at 250 N Lamar Blvd,
From Carbondale to Austin train travel on Amtrak takes 36 hours and 47 minutes. If you are looking to get to Austin faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 32 hours and 22 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $170.33 for a one-way train ticket to Austin.