Travel from EPH to DLK

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$208 | 1d 5h 57min Train$214 | 1d 1h 37min Bus166 lb of CO2
  1. Train$214
    1d 1h 37min · 280 lb of CO2
  2. Bus$213
    1d 6h 40min · 170 lb of CO2
  3. Drive$150
    18h 51min · 214 lb of CO2

EPH to DLK Trains

train tickets from Ephrata to Detroit Lakes

$214 · 1d 1h 37min
AmtrakAmtrak EPH train to DLK
Train Tickets
About $214
Travel Duration
1d 1h 37min
Ephrata - EPH
Amtrak from EPH to DLKAmtrak · 1d 1h 37minEmpire Builder
Detroit Lakes - DLK

EPH to DLK Buses

bus tickets from Quincy to Detroit Lakes

$213 · 1d 6h 40min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $213
Travel Duration
1d 6h 40min

bus tickets from Moses Lake to Detroit Lakes

$208 · 1d 5h 57min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $208
Travel Duration
1d 5h 57min

bus tickets from Quincy to Perham

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

bus tickets from Moses Lake to Perham

$210 · 1d 6h 21min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $210
Travel Duration
1d 6h 21min

Drive from EPH to DLK

Driving from EPH to DLK

$150 · 18h 51min

It's 1112 miles between EPH to DLK. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 51min and 19h 47min from EPH to DLK under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 44min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to DLK 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.

Our recommendation to DLK

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

When to book trip from EPH to DLK?

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.

EPH to DLK MN - take the train or bus?

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

The absolute cheapest way to travel from EPH to DLK is by bus. The bus costs $208 roughly and will take 1 day 5 hours 57 minutes.

How much does Amtrak cost from EPH to DLK?

Amtrak costs about $214 between EPH and DLK. In total, the train will take roughly 1 day 1 hour 37 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at EPH Ephrata Amtrak, which is 1 miles from EPH. Further, once you arrive at DLK Detroit Lakes Amtrak or you will still have 0 miles to DLK.

How long does it take from EPH to DLK by car?

The total distance between EPH and DLK is 1112 miles and will take you about 18 hours 51 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $150.

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