The distance between Austin to Alton is 734.56 miles or 1181.87 km. A train trip from Austin to Alton typically takes 23 hours, If you are looking to get to Alton faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Texas Eagle. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 23 hours and 12 minutes to get from Austin to Alton.
Going from Austin to Alton by train takes over 23 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 Monday trains from Austin 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 Texas Eagle train tickets from Austin to Alton start from $105.00, and on average cost $142.64. Daily there are 2 Amtrak Texas Eagle schedules to Alton. Amtrak Texas Eagle in Austin leaves from 250 N Lamar Blvd, And in Alton trains arrive at Multi-Modal Transportation Center,
From Austin to Alton train travel on Amtrak Texas Eagle takes 23 hours and 12 minutes. If you are looking to get to Alton faster, Amtrak Texas Eagle offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 23 hours and 0 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Texas Eagle offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $131.83 for a one-way train ticket to Alton.