Travel from ALX to MIN

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$208 | 1d 5h 59min Flight$385 | 7h 34min Bus166 lb of CO2
  1. Train$254
    1d 7h 22min · 343 lb of CO2
  2. Flight$388
    7h 37min · 684 lb of CO2
  3. Bus$211
    1d 6h 24min · 168 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$150
    18h 53min · 214 lb of CO2

ALX to MIN Trains

train tickets from Alexandria to Mineola

$257 · 1d 7h 22min
AmtrakAmtrak ALX train to MIN
Train Tickets
About $257
Travel Duration
1d 7h 22min
Alexandria - ALX
Amtrak from ALX to CHIAmtrak · 13h 43minCardinal
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to MINAmtrak · 17h 39minTexas Eagle
Mineola - MIN

train tickets from Washington to Mineola

$258 · 1d 7h 23min
AmtrakAmtrak WAS train to MIN
Train Tickets
About $258
Travel Duration
1d 7h 23min
Washington - WAS
Amtrak from WAS to CHIAmtrak · 13h 43minCapitol Limited
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to MINAmtrak · 17h 39minTexas Eagle
Mineola - MIN

train tickets from Rockville to Mineola

$255 · 1d 7h 6min
AmtrakAmtrak RKV train to MIN
Train Tickets
About $255
Travel Duration
1d 7h 6min
Rockville - RKV
Amtrak from RKV to CHIAmtrak · 13h 27minCapitol Limited
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to MINAmtrak · 17h 39minTexas Eagle
Mineola - MIN

train tickets from Manassas to Mineola

$254 · 1d 6h 57min
AmtrakAmtrak MSS train to MIN
Train Tickets
About $254
Travel Duration
1d 6h 57min
Manassas - MSS
Amtrak from MSS to CHIAmtrak · 13h 17minCardinal
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to MINAmtrak · 17h 39minTexas Eagle
Mineola - MIN

ALX to MIN Flights

bus tickets from DCA to TYR

$388 · 7h 37min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $388
Travel Duration
7h 37min

bus tickets from IAD to TYR

$385 · 7h 34min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $385
Travel Duration
7h 34min

bus tickets from BWI to TYR

$392 · 7h 41min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $392
Travel Duration
7h 41min

ALX to MIN Buses

bus tickets from Washington to Tyler

$211 · 1d 6h 24min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $211
Travel Duration
1d 6h 24min

bus tickets from Hyattsville to Tyler

$212 · 1d 6h 39min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $212
Travel Duration
1d 6h 39min

bus tickets from Woodbridge to Tyler

$208 · 1d 5h 59min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $208
Travel Duration
1d 5h 59min

bus tickets from Washington to Sulphur Springs

$209 · 1d 6h 13min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $209
Travel Duration
1d 6h 13min

Drive from ALX to MIN

Driving from ALX to MIN

$150 · 18h 53min

It's 1115 miles between ALX to MIN. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 53min and 19h 50min from ALX to MIN under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 47min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to MIN 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 $150.

Our recommendation to MIN

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from ALX to MIN?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are train, flight, 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.

ALX to MIN TX - take the train or bus?

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

The absolute cheapest way to travel from ALX to MIN is by bus. The bus costs $208 roughly and will take 1 day 5 hours 59 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from ALX to MIN?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between ALX area and MIN, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 7 hours 22 minutes. We recommend catching the train at ALX Alexandria Amtrak, which is about 0 miles from ALX. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at CHI Chicago.

How long does it take from ALX to MIN by car?

The total distance between ALX and MIN is 1115 miles and will take you about 18 hours 53 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $150.

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