Travel from LCN to ELP

1d 1h 42min
281 lb of CO2
1d 5h 43min
165 lb of CO2
7h 40min
688 lb of CO2

LCN to ELP Flights

There are 2 airports — BMI, DEC — that make sense to fly out of from LCN and 1 airports — ELP — to access ELP. The best deals are usually found by flying out of BMI.

Out of the 4 total modes of travel to ELP from LCN, a flight is the quickest method.
18h 56min
215 lb of CO2

Drive from LCN to ELP

It's 1117 miles between LCN to ELP. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 56min and 19h 53min from LCN to ELP under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 49min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to ELP 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 $150.

What is the best way to travel from LCN to ELP?

Because ELP is so far away from LCN, we recommend simply booking a flight. Other options to ELP do exist, but going by plane will save you valuable time. Amtrak operates from LCN to ELP, so you book your trip with them! Take the train, it is cheaper and more comfortable than the bus!

When to book trip from LCN to ELP?

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

LCN to ELP TX - take the train or bus?

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

The absolute cheapest way to travel from LCN to ELP is by train. The train costs $104 roughly and will take 1 day 21 hours 7 minutes.

How much does Amtrak cost from LCN to ELP?

Amtrak costs about $215 between LCN and ELP. In total, the train will take roughly 1 day 1 hour 42 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at LCN Lincoln Amtrak, which is 0 miles from LCN. Further, once you arrive at ELP El Paso Union Depot or you will still have 0 miles to ELP.

How long does it take from LCN to ELP by car?

The total distance between LCN and ELP is 1117 miles and will take you about 18 hours 56 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $151.

LCN to ELP Travel Information

Cheapest Way Train — $104
Fastest Way Flight — 7h 37min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 164 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — train, bus, flight and by car
Distance 1,116 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak

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