Cheap Meridian to Alton train tickets


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Lowest Price$288.00
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How to find cheap train tickets from Meridian to Alton ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Meridian to Alton 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 Meridian to Alton was $291.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 3 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $0.00 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 journey from Meridian to Alton ? How far is Meridian to Alton ?

The distance between Meridian to Alton is 458.77 miles or 738.12 km. A train trip from Meridian to Alton typically takes 56 hours, If you are looking to get to Alton faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 55 hours and 10 minutes to get from Meridian to Alton.

Going from Meridian to Alton by train takes over 56 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 Meridian to Alton 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 connections between Meridian to Alton

Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Alton. One train carrier operates regular service on the Meridian to Alton route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Meridian to Alton, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Meridian to Alton, 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.

One train carrier connects Meridian to Alton


Amtrak train tickets from Meridian to Alton start from $288.00, and on average cost $294.50. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Alton. Amtrak in Meridian leaves from Union Station - 1901 Front St, And in Alton trains arrive at Multi-Modal Transportation Center,

From Meridian to Alton train travel on Amtrak takes 56 hours and 20 minutes. If you are looking to get to Alton faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 55 hours and 0 minutes.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Meridian on their way to Alton. The busiest departure station in Meridian serving this route is Union Station - 1901 Front St.
  • Union Station - 1901 Front St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Alton from Meridian., The busiest departure station in Meridian serving this route is Multi-Modal Transportation Center.
  • Multi-Modal Transportation Center