Cheap Austin to Alton train tickets


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Lowest Price$105.00
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How to find cheap train tickets from Austin to Alton ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Austin 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 Austin to Alton was $114.50. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 23 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $26.00 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 Austin to Alton ? How far is Austin to Alton ?

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 has the most connections between Austin to Alton

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Alton. One train carrier operates regular service on the Austin to Alton route. Amtrak Texas Eagle offers the most scheduled departures between Austin to Alton, usually offering 2 trips per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Alton with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

One train carrier connects Austin to Alton

Amtrak Texas Eagle

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.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Austin on their way to Alton. The busiest departure station in Austin serving this route is 250 N Lamar Blvd.
  • 250 N Lamar Blvd
There is one train station where trains arrive in Alton from Austin., The busiest departure station in Austin serving this route is Multi-Modal Transportation Center.
  • Multi-Modal Transportation Center