Travel from GRI to PCT

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$208 | 1d 6h 1min Train$212 | 1d 1h 24min Bus166 lb of CO2
  1. Train$212
    1d 1h 24min · 277 lb of CO2
  2. Bus$212
    1d 6h 31min · 169 lb of CO2
  3. Drive$149
    18h 41min · 212 lb of CO2

GRI to PCT Trains

train tickets from Green River to Princeton

$212 · 1d 1h 24min
AmtrakAmtrak GRI train to PCT
Train Tickets
About $212
Travel Duration
1d 1h 24min
Green River - GRI
Amtrak from GRI to PCTAmtrak · 1d 1h 24minCalifornia Zephyr
Princeton - PCT

train tickets from Green River to Mendota

$243 · 1d 5h 26min
AmtrakAmtrak GRI train to MDT
Train Tickets
About $243
Travel Duration
1d 5h 26min
Green River - GRI
Amtrak from GRI to CHIAmtrak · 1d 3h 36minCalifornia Zephyr
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to MDTAmtrak · 1h 50minSouthwest Chief
Mendota - MDT

GRI to PCT Buses

bus tickets from Green River to Oglesby

$212 · 1d 6h 31min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $212
Travel Duration
1d 6h 31min

bus tickets from Green River to Dixon

$208 · 1d 6h 1min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $208
Travel Duration
1d 6h 1min

Drive from GRI to PCT

Driving from GRI to PCT

$149 · 18h 41min

It's 1102 miles between GRI to PCT. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 41min and 19h 37min from GRI to PCT under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 33min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to PCT 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 $148.

Our recommendation to PCT

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

When to book trip from GRI to PCT?

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.

GRI to PCT IL - take the train or bus?

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

The absolute cheapest way to travel from GRI to PCT is by bus. The bus costs $208 roughly and will take 1 day 6 hours 1 minute.

How much does Amtrak cost from GRI to PCT?

Amtrak costs about $212 between GRI and PCT. In total, the train will take roughly 1 day 1 hour 24 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at GRI Green River Amtrak, which is 0 miles from GRI. Further, once you arrive at PCT Princeton Amtrak or you will still have 0 miles to PCT.

How long does it take from GRI to PCT by car?

The total distance between GRI and PCT is 1102 miles and will take you about 18 hours 41 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $149.

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