Travel from OSC to BEN

Train
$324
1d 16h 7min
438 lb of CO2
Bus
$209
1d 6h 7min
167 lb of CO2
$
Drive
$150
18h 47min
213 lb of CO2

Drive from OSC to BEN

It's 1108 miles between OSC to BEN. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 47min and 19h 44min from OSC to BEN under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 40min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to BEN 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 OSC to BEN?

Because BEN is so far away from OSC, we recommend simply booking a flight. Other options to BEN do exist, but going by plane will save you valuable time. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from OSC to BEN?

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.

OSC to BEN AZ - take the train or bus?

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

The absolute cheapest way to travel from OSC to BEN is by bus. The bus costs $199 roughly and will take 1 day 4 hours 42 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from OSC to BEN?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between OSC area and BEN, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 16 hours 7 minutes. We recommend catching the train at OSC Osceola Amtrak, which is about 0 miles from OSC. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at CHI Chicago.

How long does it take from OSC to BEN by car?

The total distance between OSC and BEN is 1108 miles and will take you about 18 hours 47 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $150.

OSC to BEN Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $199
Fastest Way Bus — 1d 4h 42min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 159 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — train, bus and by car
Distance 1,108 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak

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