Travel from BTL to SMC

1d 1h 29min
286 lb of CO2
1d 6h 20min
168 lb of CO2
7h 28min
671 lb of CO2

BTL to SMC Flights

There are 1 airports — AZO — that make sense to fly out of from BTL and 1 airports — AUS — to access SMC. The best deals are usually found by flying out of AZO.

Out of the 4 total modes of travel to SMC from BTL, a flight is the quickest method.
18h 52min
214 lb of CO2

Drive from BTL to SMC

It's 1113 miles between BTL to SMC. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 52min and 19h 49min from BTL to SMC under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 46min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to SMC 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.

What is the best way to travel from BTL to SMC?

Because SMC is so far away from BTL, we recommend simply booking a flight. Other options to SMC 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 BTL to SMC?

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

BTL to SMC TX - take the train or bus?

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

The absolute cheapest way to travel from BTL to SMC is by bus. The bus costs $204 roughly and will take 1 day 5 hours 27 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from BTL to SMC?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between BTL area and SMC, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 2 hours 8 minutes. We recommend catching the train at BTL Battle Creek Amtrak, which is about 1 miles from BTL. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at CHI Chicago.

How long does it take from BTL to SMC by car?

The total distance between BTL and SMC is 1113 miles and will take you about 18 hours 52 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $150.

BTL to SMC Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $204
Fastest Way Flight — 7h 28min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 163 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — train, bus, flight and by car
Distance 1,113 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak

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