Travel from LAJ to ALY

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$208 | 1d 6h 0min Bus$208 | 1d 6h 0min Bus166 lb of CO2
  1. Train$305
    1d 13h 41min · 411 lb of CO2
  2. Bus$209
    1d 6h 6min · 167 lb of CO2
  3. Drive$150
    18h 49min · 213 lb of CO2

LAJ to ALY Trains

train tickets from La Junta to Albany

$305 · 1d 13h 41min
AmtrakAmtrak LAJ train to ALY
Train Tickets
About $305
Travel Duration
1d 13h 41min
La Junta - LAJ
Amtrak from LAJ to LAXAmtrak · 19h 53minSouthwest Chief
Los Angeles - LAX
Amtrak from LAX to ALYAmtrak · 17h 48minCoast Starlight
Albany - ALY

train tickets from La Junta to Salem

$308 · 1d 14h 6min
AmtrakAmtrak LAJ train to SLM
Train Tickets
About $308
Travel Duration
1d 14h 6min
La Junta - LAJ
Amtrak from LAJ to LAXAmtrak · 19h 53minSouthwest Chief
Los Angeles - LAX
Amtrak from LAX to SLMAmtrak · 18h 13minCoast Starlight
Salem - SLM

LAJ to ALY Buses

bus tickets from Rocky Ford to Corvallis

$209 · 1d 6h 6min
Various bus companies
About $209
Travel Duration
1d 6h 6min

bus tickets from Rocky Ford to Salem

$208 · 1d 6h 0min
Various bus companies
About $208
Travel Duration
1d 6h 0min

Drive from LAJ to ALY

Driving from LAJ to ALY

$150 · 18h 49min

It's 1110 miles between LAJ to ALY. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 49min and 19h 46min from LAJ to ALY under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 42min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to ALY 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 ALY

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

When to book trip from LAJ to ALY?

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.

LAJ to ALY OR - take the train or bus?

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

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

Does Amtrak go from LAJ to ALY?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between LAJ area and ALY, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 13 hours 41 minutes. We recommend catching the train at LAJ La Junta Amtrak, which is about 0 miles from LAJ. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at LAX Los Angeles.

How long does it take from LAJ to ALY by car?

The total distance between LAJ and ALY is 1110 miles and will take you about 18 hours 49 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $150.

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