Travel from SLC to GGG

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$207 | 1d 5h 53min Flight$387 | 7h 36min Bus165 lb of CO2
  1. Flight$387
    7h 36min · 683 lb of CO2
  2. Bus$209
    1d 6h 12min · 167 lb of CO2
  3. Train$368
    1d 22h 21min · 506 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$151
    18h 56min · 215 lb of CO2

SLC airport Flights

bus tickets from SLC to GGG

$387 · 7h 36min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $387
Travel Duration
7h 36min

SLC airport Buses

bus tickets from Salt Lake City to Longview

$209 · 1d 6h 12min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $209
Travel Duration
1d 6h 12min

bus tickets from Salt Lake City to Kilgore

$207 · 1d 5h 53min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $207
Travel Duration
1d 5h 53min

bus tickets from Salt Lake City to Henderson

$211 · 1d 6h 22min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $211
Travel Duration
1d 6h 22min

bus tickets from Salt Lake City to Marshall

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

SLC airport Trains

train tickets from Salt Lake City to Longview

$371 · 1d 22h 21min
AmtrakAmtrak SLC train to LVW
Train Tickets
About $371
Travel Duration
1d 22h 21min
Salt Lake City - SLC
Amtrak from SLC to CHIAmtrak · 1d 4h 59minCalifornia Zephyr
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to LVWAmtrak · 17h 22minTexas Eagle
Longview - LVW

train tickets from Salt Lake City to Marshall

$368 · 1d 22h 2min
AmtrakAmtrak SLC train to MHL
Train Tickets
About $368
Travel Duration
1d 22h 2min
Salt Lake City - SLC
Amtrak from SLC to CHIAmtrak · 1d 4h 59minCalifornia Zephyr
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to MHLAmtrak · 17h 3minTexas Eagle
Marshall - MHL

Drive from SLC airport

Driving from SLC to GGG

$151 · 18h 56min

It's 1117 miles between SLC to GGG. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 56min and 19h 53min from SLC to GGG under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 50min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to GGG 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 $150.

Our recommendation to GGG

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

When to book trip from SLC to GGG?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are flight, bus, train 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. Shuttle service may be available to GGG. If you're traveling with a large group, you should probably take a shuttle as it will reduce the price per person. Alternatively, there are shared shuttle services available. With this option, you'll want to book as soon as possible to allow the shuttle service enough time to coordinate your pickup and dropoff.

SLC to GGG Longview - take the train or bus?

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

The absolute cheapest way to travel from SLC to GGG is by bus. The bus costs $207 roughly and will take 1 day 5 hours 53 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from SLC to GGG?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between SLC area and GGG, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 22 hours 21 minutes. We recommend catching the train at SLC Salt Lake City Amtrak, which is about 5 miles from SLC. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at CHI Chicago.

How long does it take from SLC to GGG by car?

The total distance between SLC and GGG is 1117 miles and will take you about 18 hours 56 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $151.

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