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There are 7 ways to get from Arlington to Springfield by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Springfield  •  3h 21m

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Springfield (SPI) DFW - SPI

$205 - $891

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Train  •  20h 5m

  1. Take the train from Dallas Union Station to Springfield Amtrak Station Texas Eagle

$130 - $344

5 alternative options

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Peoria, Amtrak Thruway  •  4h 40m

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Peoria (PIA) DFW - PIA
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Peoria Citylink Tranist to Springfield, IL

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to St. Louis, train  •  5h 22m

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to St. Louis (STL) DFW - STL
  2. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Springfield Amtrak Station

$175 - $417

Fly Dallas to St. Louis, train  •  5h 35m

  1. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to St. Louis (STL) DAL - STL
  2. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Springfield Amtrak Station

$228 - $472

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Bloomington, train  •  5h 24m

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Bloomington (BMI) DFW - BMI
  2. Take the train from Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station to Springfield Amtrak Station

$239 - $990

Drive  •  12h 29m

  1. Drive from Arlington to Springfield 750 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Arlington to Springfield is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Arlington to Springfield is to fly which costs $200 - $900 and takes 3h 21m.

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The distance between Arlington and Springfield is 645 miles. The road distance is 750 miles.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Springfield without a car is to train which takes 20h 5m and costs $130 - $350.

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It takes approximately 3h 21m to get from Arlington to Springfield, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Springfield is to fly which takes 3h 21m and costs $200 - $900. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $130 - $350 and takes 20h 5m.

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The quickest flight from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Springfield Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 48m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Arlington to Springfield is 750 miles. It takes approximately 12h 29m to drive from Arlington to Springfield.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Springfield Airport.

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There are 36+ hotels available in Springfield. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Arlington to Springfield.
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  • Distance: 644.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 21m

What companies run services between Arlington, TX, USA and Springfield, IL, USA?

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Arlington to Springfield 3 times a day. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Arlington to Springfield once daily. Tickets cost $110 - $320 and the journey takes 18h 10m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Peoria
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Peoria via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Bloomington
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Bloomington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Dallas to St. Louis via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Springfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station to Springfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Dallas Union Station to Springfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$440 - $650
Bus operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Peoria Citylink Tranist to Springfield, IL
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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The best way to get from Arlington to Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport is to taxi which takes 17m and costs $30 - $40.

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