Travel from HLD to EPH

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$206 | 1d 5h 44min Bus$206 | 1d 5h 44min Bus165 lb of CO2
  1. Train$407
    2d 3h 10min · 558 lb of CO2
  2. Bus$212
    1d 6h 32min · 169 lb of CO2
  3. Drive$149
    18h 46min · 213 lb of CO2

HLD to EPH Trains

train tickets from Holdrege to Ephrata

$407 · 2d 3h 10min
AmtrakAmtrak HLD train to EPH
Train Tickets
About $407
Travel Duration
2d 3h 10min
Holdrege - HLD
Amtrak from HLD to CHIAmtrak · 14h 14minCalifornia Zephyr
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to EPHAmtrak · 1d 12h 55minEmpire Builder
Ephrata - EPH

HLD to EPH Buses

bus tickets from Kearney to Quincy

$212 · 1d 6h 32min
Various bus companies
About $212
Travel Duration
1d 6h 32min

bus tickets from Kearney to Moses Lake

$206 · 1d 5h 44min
Various bus companies
About $206
Travel Duration
1d 5h 44min

Drive from HLD to EPH

Driving from HLD to EPH

$149 · 18h 46min

It's 1107 miles between HLD to EPH. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 46min and 19h 43min from HLD to EPH under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 39min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to EPH 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 EPH

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

When to book trip from HLD to EPH?

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.

HLD to EPH WA - take the train or bus?

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

The absolute cheapest way to travel from HLD to EPH is by bus. The bus costs $206 roughly and will take 1 day 5 hours 44 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from HLD to EPH?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between HLD area and EPH, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 2 day 3 hours 10 minutes. We recommend catching the train at HLD Holdrege Amtrak, which is about 0 miles from HLD. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at CHI Chicago.

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

The total distance between HLD and EPH is 1107 miles and will take you about 18 hours 46 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $149.

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