Travel from PNT to LAJ

Train
$209
1d 59min
280 lb of CO2
$
Bus
$211
1d 6h 27min
169 lb of CO2
Drive
$150
18h 50min
213 lb of CO2

Drive from PNT to LAJ

It's 1111 miles between PNT to LAJ. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 50min and 19h 46min from PNT to LAJ under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 43min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to LAJ 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 PNT to LAJ?

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

When to book trip from PNT to LAJ?

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.

PNT to LAJ CO - take the train or bus?

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

The absolute cheapest way to travel from PNT to LAJ is by train. The train costs $209 roughly and will take 1 day 59 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from PNT to LAJ?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between PNT area and LAJ, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 1 hour 36 minutes. We recommend catching the train at PNT Pontiac Amtrak, which is about 1 miles from PNT. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at CHI Chicago.

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

The total distance between PNT and LAJ is 1111 miles and will take you about 18 hours 50 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $150.

PNT to LAJ Travel Information

Cheapest Way Train — $209
Fastest Way Train — 1d 59min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 168 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — train, bus and by car
Distance 1,110 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak

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