Travel from ALN to HER

Train
$270
1d 9h 3min
368 lb of CO2
Bus
$204
1d 5h 28min
163 lb of CO2
$
Drive
$149
18h 45min
213 lb of CO2

Drive from ALN to HER

It's 1106 miles between ALN to HER. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 45min and 19h 42min from ALN to HER under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 38min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to HER 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 ALN to HER?

Because HER is so far away from ALN, we recommend simply booking a flight. Other options to HER do exist, but going by plane will save you valuable time. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from ALN to HER?

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.

ALN to HER UT - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from ALN to HER. 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 HER is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the ALN/HER buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from ALN 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 ALN IL and HER 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 ALN to HER? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of HER 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 HER 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 ALN to HER?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from ALN to HER is by bus. The bus costs $204 roughly and will take 1 day 5 hours 28 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from ALN to HER?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between ALN area and HER, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 9 hours 43 minutes. We recommend catching the train at ALN Alton Amtrak, which is about 1 miles from ALN. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at CHI Chicago.

How long does it take from ALN to HER by car?

The total distance between ALN and HER is 1106 miles and will take you about 18 hours 45 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $149.

ALN to HER Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $204
Fastest Way Bus — 1d 5h 28min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 163 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — train, bus and by car
Distance 1,106 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak

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Amtrak from ALN to HER
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