There are 4 ways to get from Carbondale to Marion by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Carbondale Amtrak to Marion, IL

$4

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Carbondale to Marion 17.1 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Carbondale to Marion 17.1 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Carbondale to Marion 17.1 miles

$20 - $26

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Carbondale Amtrak and arriving at Marion, IL. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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The distance between Carbondale and Marion is 16 miles. The road distance is 17.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Carbondale to Marion without a car is to bus which takes 45 min and costs .

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The bus from Carbondale Amtrak to Marion, IL takes 45 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Carbondale to Marion bus services, operated by Rides Mass Transit District (RMTD), depart from Carbondale Amtrak station.

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Carbondale to Marion bus services, operated by Rides Mass Transit District (RMTD), arrive at Marion, IL station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carbondale to Marion is 17 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Carbondale to Marion.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Marion. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Carbondale to Marion.
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  • Distance: 15.6 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between Carbondale, IL, USA and Marion, IL, USA?

Rides Mass Transit District (RMTD) operates a bus from Carbondale to Marion 5 times a day. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 45 min.

Bus operators
Rides Mass Transit District (RMTD)
Phone
+1 618-253-8761
Email
carletta.hanks@ridesmtd.com
Website
ridesmtd.com
Bus from Carbondale Amtrak to Marion, IL
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ridesmtd.com
Other operators
Uber Carbondale
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Carbondale to Marion
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$20 - $26
UberXL
$30 - $45
Taxi from Carbondale to Marion
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Ace Taxi
Phone
+1 618-549-8294
Website
acetaxi.com

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