There are 4 ways to get from Carbondale to Bloomfield by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Carbondale Amtrak to Champaign-Urbana Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Champaign, IL to Indianapolis, IN
  3. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Bloomington, IN

$85 - $165

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Carbondale to St Louis, Mo
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Terre Haute, In
  3. Take the bus from Terre Haute, IN to Bloomington, IN

$56 - $118

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Carbondale to Bloomfield 235.7 miles

$23 - $35

Fly, bus  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Marion (MWA) to Owensboro (OWB) MWA - OWB
  2. Take the bus from Owensboro, KY to Evansville
  3. Take the bus from Evansville, IN to Bloomington, IN

$195 - $405

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The cheapest way to get from Carbondale to Bloomfield is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carbondale to Bloomfield is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carbondale to Bloomfield. However, there are services departing from Carbondale and arriving at Bloomington, IN via St Louis, Mo, Bus Transfer Center and Terre Haute, IN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 6 min.

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The distance between Carbondale and Bloomfield is 177 miles. The road distance is 235.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Carbondale to Bloomfield without a car is to train and bus which takes 8 h 9 min and costs $85 - $170.

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It takes approximately 8 h 9 min to get from Carbondale to Bloomfield, including transfers.

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Carbondale to Bloomfield bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Carbondale station.

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There is no direct flight from Marion Airport to Owensboro Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 59 min and has one stopover.

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Carbondale to Bloomfield bus services, operated by Hoosier Ride, arrive at Bloomington, IN station.

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Bloomfield is 1 h ahead of Carbondale. It is currently 12:08 PM in Carbondale and 1:08 PM in Bloomfield.

Yes, the driving distance between Carbondale to Bloomfield is 236 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to drive from Carbondale to Bloomfield.

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Cape Air offers flights from Marion Airport to Owensboro Airport.

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  • Distance: 177.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 9 min

What companies run services between Carbondale, IL, USA and Bloomfield, IN, USA?

You can take a bus from Carbondale to Bloomfield via St Louis, Mo, Terre Haute, In, Bus Transfer Center, Social Security Office *ON REQUEST*, and Terre Haute, IN in around 10 h 6 min.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Marion to Owensboro via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Carbondale Amtrak to Champaign-Urbana Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Champaign-Urbana to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Bloomington, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bus from Terre Haute, IN to Bloomington, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bus from Owensboro, KY to Evansville
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bus from Evansville, IN to Bloomington, IN
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
hoosierride.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Carbondale to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Terre Haute, In
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55

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