Travel from NLC to MEI

1d 1h 6min
278 lb of CO2
1d 5h 59min
166 lb of CO2
18h 44min
212 lb of CO2

Drive from NLC to MEI

It's 1105 miles between NLC to MEI. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 44min and 19h 40min from NLC to MEI under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 37min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to MEI 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.

What is the best way to travel from NLC to MEI?

Because MEI is so far away from NLC, we recommend simply booking a flight. Other options to MEI do exist, but going by plane will save you valuable time. Amtrak operates from NLC to MEI, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from NLC to MEI?

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.

NLC to MEI MS - take the train or bus?

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

The absolute cheapest way to travel from NLC to MEI is by bus. The bus costs $204 roughly and will take 1 day 5 hours 22 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from NLC to MEI?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between NLC area and MEI, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 1 hour 27 minutes. We recommend catching the train at NLC New London Union Station, which is about 1 miles from NLC. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at NYP New York City.

How long does it take from NLC to MEI by car?

The total distance between NLC and MEI is 1105 miles and will take you about 18 hours 44 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $149.

NLC to MEI Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $204
Fastest Way Train — 1d 1h 6min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 163 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — train, bus and by car
Distance 1,105 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak

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