The distance between Joliet to Carbondale is 269.41 miles or 433.46 km. A train trip from Joliet to Carbondale typically takes 11 hours and 31 minutes. If you are looking to get to Carbondale faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 10 hours and 15 minutes to get from Joliet to Carbondale.
Going from Joliet to Carbondale by train takes over 11 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 Joliet to Carbondale 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 train tickets from Joliet to Carbondale start from $38.50, and on average cost $57.19. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Carbondale. Amtrak in Joliet leaves from Gateway Center, And in Carbondale trains arrive at 401 S Illinois Ave,
From Joliet to Carbondale train travel on Amtrak takes 11 hours and 32 minutes. If you are looking to get to Carbondale faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 10 hours and 15 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $64.22 for a one-way train ticket to Carbondale.