Travel from SPL to HMD

1d 5h 12min
319 lb of CO2
1d 7h 22min
174 lb of CO2
18h 58min
215 lb of CO2

Drive from SPL to HMD

It's 1119 miles between SPL to HMD. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 58min and 19h 55min from SPL to HMD under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 52min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to HMD 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 $151.

What is the best way to travel from SPL to HMD?

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

When to book trip from SPL to HMD?

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.

SPL to HMD LA - take the train or bus?

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

The absolute cheapest way to travel from SPL to HMD is by bus. The bus costs $208 roughly and will take 1 day 5 hours 57 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from SPL to HMD?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between SPL area and HMD, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 5 hours 12 minutes. We recommend catching the train at SPL Staples Amtrak, which is about 0 miles from SPL. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at CHI Chicago.

How long does it take from SPL to HMD by car?

The total distance between SPL and HMD is 1119 miles and will take you about 18 hours 58 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $151.

SPL to HMD Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $208
Fastest Way Train — 1d 5h 12min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 166 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — train, bus and by car
Distance 1,119 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak

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