Travel from CRN to ELK

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Train$214 | 1d 1h 40min Train$214 | 1d 1h 40min Bus172 lb of CO2
  1. Train$214
    1d 1h 40min · 280 lb of CO2
  2. Bus$215
    1d 7h 4min · 172 lb of CO2
  3. Drive$150
    18h 52min · 214 lb of CO2

CRN to ELK Trains

train tickets from Creston to Elko

$214 · 1d 1h 40min
AmtrakAmtrak CRN train to ELK
Train Tickets
About $214
Travel Duration
1d 1h 40min
Creston - CRN
Amtrak from CRN to ELKAmtrak · 1d 1h 40minCalifornia Zephyr
Elko - ELK

CRN to ELK Buses

bus tickets from Lamoni to Elko

$215 · 1d 7h 4min
Various bus companies
About $215
Travel Duration
1d 7h 4min

Drive from CRN to ELK

Driving from CRN to ELK

$150 · 18h 52min

It's 1113 miles between CRN to ELK. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 52min and 19h 49min from CRN to ELK 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 ELK 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 ELK

Take the train, it is cheaper and more comfortable than the bus!

When to book trip from CRN to ELK?

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.

CRN to ELK NV - take the train or bus?

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

The absolute cheapest way to travel from CRN to ELK is by train. The train costs $214 roughly and will take 1 day 1 hour 40 minutes.

How much does Amtrak cost from CRN to ELK?

Amtrak costs about $214 between CRN and ELK. In total, the train will take roughly 1 day 1 hour 40 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at CRN Creston Amtrak, which is 1 miles from CRN. Further, once you arrive at ELK Elko Amtrak or you will still have 0 miles to ELK.

How long does it take from CRN to ELK by car?

The total distance between CRN and ELK 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.

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