Travel from ALI to RAT

1d 57min
279 lb of CO2
1d 6h 9min
167 lb of CO2
18h 47min
213 lb of CO2

Drive from ALI to RAT

It's 1108 miles between ALI to RAT. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 47min and 19h 44min from ALI to RAT under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 40min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to RAT by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $149.

What is the best way to travel from ALI to RAT?

Because RAT is so far away from ALI, we recommend simply booking a flight. Other options to RAT do exist, but going by plane will save you valuable time. Amtrak operates from ALI to RAT, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from ALI to RAT?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are train, bus or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

ALI to RAT NM - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from ALI to RAT. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to RAT is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the ALI/RAT buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from ALI is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between ALI MI and RAT during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from ALI to RAT? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of RAT traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to RAT is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from ALI to RAT?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from ALI to RAT is by bus. The bus costs $205 roughly and will take 1 day 5 hours 36 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from ALI to RAT?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between ALI area and RAT, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 1 hour 32 minutes. We recommend catching the train at ALI Albion Amtrak, which is about 0 miles from ALI. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at CHI Chicago.

How long does it take from ALI to RAT by car?

The total distance between ALI and RAT is 1108 miles and will take you about 18 hours 47 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $150.

ALI to RAT Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $205
Fastest Way Train — 1d 57min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 164 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — train, bus and by car
Distance 1,108 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak

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