Travel from MRC to CTL

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$204 | 1d 5h 20min Train$241 | 1d 5h 14min Bus162 lb of CO2
  1. Train$241
    1d 5h 14min · 319 lb of CO2
  2. Bus$211
    1d 6h 27min · 169 lb of CO2
  3. Drive$149
    18h 43min · 212 lb of CO2

MRC to CTL Trains

train tickets from Maricopa to Centralia

$241 · 1d 5h 14min
AmtrakAmtrak MRC train to CTL
Train Tickets
About $241
Travel Duration
1d 5h 14min
Maricopa - MRC
Amtrak from MRC to LAXAmtrak · 8h 21minSunset Limited
Los Angeles - LAX
Amtrak from LAX to CTLAmtrak · 20h 52minCoast Starlight
Centralia - CTL

train tickets from Maricopa to Olympia

$244 · 1d 5h 36min
AmtrakAmtrak MRC train to OLW
Train Tickets
About $244
Travel Duration
1d 5h 36min
Maricopa - MRC
Amtrak from MRC to LAXAmtrak · 8h 21minSunset Limited
Los Angeles - LAX
Amtrak from LAX to OLWAmtrak · 21h 14minCoast Starlight
Olympia - OLW

MRC to CTL Buses

bus tickets from Casa Grande to Centralia

$211 · 1d 6h 27min
Various bus companies
About $211
Travel Duration
1d 6h 27min

bus tickets from Mesa to Centralia

$205 · 1d 5h 36min
Various bus companies
About $205
Travel Duration
1d 5h 36min

bus tickets from Phoenix to Centralia

$204 · 1d 5h 20min
Various bus companies
About $204
Travel Duration
1d 5h 20min

bus tickets from Apache Junction to Centralia

$207 · 1d 5h 50min
Various bus companies
About $207
Travel Duration
1d 5h 50min

Drive from MRC to CTL

Driving from MRC to CTL

$149 · 18h 43min

It's 1104 miles between MRC to CTL. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 43min and 19h 39min from MRC to CTL under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 36min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to CTL 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 CTL

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

When to book trip from MRC to CTL?

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.

MRC to CTL WA - take the train or bus?

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

The absolute cheapest way to travel from MRC to CTL is by bus. The bus costs $204 roughly and will take 1 day 5 hours 20 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from MRC to CTL?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between MRC area and CTL, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 5 hours 14 minutes. We recommend catching the train at MRC Maricopa Amtrak, which is about 0 miles from MRC. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at LAX Los Angeles.

How long does it take from MRC to CTL by car?

The total distance between MRC and CTL is 1104 miles and will take you about 18 hours 43 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $149.

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