Travel from PON to ALP

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$204 | 1d 5h 20min Train$208 | 1d 52min Bus162 lb of CO2
  1. Train$208
    1d 1h 33min · 279 lb of CO2
  2. Bus$204
    1d 5h 20min · 162 lb of CO2
  3. Drive$150
    18h 50min · 213 lb of CO2

PON to ALP Trains

train tickets from Pontiac to Alpine

$213 · 1d 1h 33min
AmtrakAmtrak PON train to ALP
Train Tickets
About $213
Travel Duration
1d 1h 33min
Pontiac - PON
Amtrak from PON to ALPAmtrak · 1d 1h 33minTexas Eagle
Alpine - ALP

train tickets from Normal to Alpine

$208 · 1d 52min
AmtrakAmtrak BNL train to ALP
Train Tickets
About $208
Travel Duration
1d 52min
Normal - BNL
Amtrak from BNL to ALPAmtrak · 1d 52minTexas Eagle
Alpine - ALP

PON to ALP Buses

bus tickets from Bloomington to Alpine

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

bus tickets from Ottawa to Alpine

$211 · 1d 6h 29min
Various bus companies
About $211
Travel Duration
1d 6h 29min

bus tickets from Oglesby to Alpine

$209 · 1d 6h 8min
Various bus companies
About $209
Travel Duration
1d 6h 8min

bus tickets from Bloomington to Marfa

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

Drive from PON to ALP

Driving from PON to ALP

$150 · 18h 50min

It's 1111 miles between PON to ALP. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 50min and 19h 46min from PON to ALP 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 ALP 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 ALP

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

When to book trip from PON to ALP?

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.

PON to ALP TX - take the train or bus?

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

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

How much does Amtrak cost from PON to ALP?

Amtrak costs about $213 between PON and ALP. In total, the train will take roughly 1 day 1 hour 33 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at PON Pontiac Amtrak, which is NAN miles from PON. Further, once you arrive at ALP Alpine Amtrak or you will still have 0 miles to ALP.

How long does it take from PON to ALP by car?

The total distance between PON and ALP 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.

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