Travel from Grand Junction to Jackson

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$129 | 1d 11h 27min Flight$390 | 7h 39min Bus168 lb of CO2
  1. Bus$129
    1d 11h 27min · 196 lb of CO2
  2. Train$332
    1d 17h 12min · 450 lb of CO2
  3. Flight$390
    7h 39min · 687 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$152
    19h 8min · 217 lb of CO2

Grand Junction to Jackson Buses

bus tickets from Grand Junction to Jackson

$129 · 1d 11h 27min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $129
Travel Duration
1d 11h 27min

bus tickets from Parachute to Jackson

$210 · 1d 6h 15min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $210
Travel Duration
1d 6h 15min

Grand Junction to Jackson Trains

train tickets from Grand Junction to Jackson

$332 · 1d 17h 12min
AmtrakAmtrak GJT train to JAN
Train Tickets
About $332
Travel Duration
1d 17h 12min
Grand Junction - GJT
Amtrak from GJT to CHIAmtrak · 1d 1h 40minCalifornia Zephyr
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to JANAmtrak · 15h 31minCity Of New Orleans
Jackson - JAN

train tickets from Grand Junction to Hazlehurst

$337 · 1d 17h 56min
AmtrakAmtrak GJT train to HAZ
Train Tickets
About $337
Travel Duration
1d 17h 56min
Grand Junction - GJT
Amtrak from GJT to CHIAmtrak · 1d 1h 40minCalifornia Zephyr
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to HAZAmtrak · 16h 15minCity Of New Orleans
Hazlehurst - HAZ

Grand Junction to Jackson Flights

bus tickets from GJT to JAN

$390 · 7h 39min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $390
Travel Duration
7h 39min

Drive from Grand Junction to Jackson

Driving from Grand Junction to Jackson

$152 · 19h 8min

It's 1129 miles between Grand Junction to Jackson. On a typical day, it might take between 19h 8min and 20h 5min from Grand Junction to Jackson under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 21h 3min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Jackson 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 $152.

Our recommendation to Jackson

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

When to book trip from Grand Junction to Jackson?

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

Grand Junction to Jackson MS - take the train or bus?

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

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Grand Junction to Jackson is by bus. The bus costs $129 roughly and will take 1 day 11 hours 27 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from Grand Junction to Jackson?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between Grand Junction area and Jackson, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 17 hours 12 minutes. We recommend catching the train at GJT Grand Junction Amtrak, which is about 2 miles from Grand Junction. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at CHI Chicago.

How long does it take from Grand Junction to Jackson by car?

The total distance between Grand Junction and Jackson is 1129 miles and will take you about 19 hours 8 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $152.

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