Travel from ELP to LCN

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$205 | 1d 5h 33min Flight$382 | 7h 31min Bus164 lb of CO2
  1. Train$210
    1d 1h 42min · 281 lb of CO2
  2. Flight$382
    7h 31min · 675 lb of CO2
  3. Bus$206
    1d 5h 43min · 165 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$151
    18h 56min · 215 lb of CO2

ELP to LCN Trains

train tickets from El Paso to Lincoln

$215 · 1d 1h 42min
AmtrakAmtrak ELP train to LCN
Train Tickets
About $215
Travel Duration
1d 1h 42min
El Paso - ELP
Amtrak from ELP to LCNAmtrak · 1d 1h 42minTexas Eagle
Lincoln - LCN

train tickets from El Paso to Springfield

$210 · 1d 1h 9min
AmtrakAmtrak ELP train to SPI
Train Tickets
About $210
Travel Duration
1d 1h 9min
El Paso - ELP
Amtrak from ELP to SPIAmtrak · 1d 1h 9minTexas Eagle
Springfield - SPI

train tickets from El Paso to Normal

$220 · 1d 2h 22min
AmtrakAmtrak ELP train to BNL
Train Tickets
About $220
Travel Duration
1d 2h 22min
El Paso - ELP
Amtrak from ELP to BNLAmtrak · 1d 2h 22minTexas Eagle
Normal - BNL

ELP to LCN Flights

bus tickets from ELP to SPI

$382 · 7h 31min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $382
Travel Duration
7h 31min

bus tickets from ELP to BMI

$391 · 7h 40min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $391
Travel Duration
7h 40min

bus tickets from ELP to DEC

$389 · 7h 37min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $389
Travel Duration
7h 37min

ELP to LCN Buses

bus tickets from Ciudad Juarez to Springfield

$206 · 1d 5h 43min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $206
Travel Duration
1d 5h 43min

bus tickets from Ciudad Juarez to Decatur

$213 · 1d 6h 41min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $213
Travel Duration
1d 6h 41min

bus tickets from El Paso to Springfield

$205 · 1d 5h 33min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $205
Travel Duration
1d 5h 33min

bus tickets from Ciudad Juarez to Bloomington

$215 · 1d 7h 5min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $215
Travel Duration
1d 7h 5min

Drive from ELP to LCN

Driving from ELP to LCN

$151 · 18h 56min

It's 1117 miles between ELP to LCN. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 56min and 19h 53min from ELP to LCN under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 49min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to LCN 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 LCN

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

When to book trip from ELP to LCN?

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.

ELP to LCN IL - take the train or bus?

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

The absolute cheapest way to travel from ELP to LCN is by bus. The bus costs $205 roughly and will take 1 day 5 hours 33 minutes.

How much does Amtrak cost from ELP to LCN?

Amtrak costs about $215 between ELP and LCN. In total, the train will take roughly 1 day 1 hour 42 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at ELP El Paso Union Depot, which is 0 miles from ELP. Further, once you arrive at LCN Lincoln Amtrak or you will still have 0 miles to LCN.

How long does it take from ELP to LCN by car?

The total distance between ELP and LCN is 1117 miles and will take you about 18 hours 56 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $151.

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