There are 2 ways to get from Champaign to Charleston by train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Champaign-Urbana Amtrak to Mattoon Amtrak City Of New Orleans / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Mattoon Amtrak to Charleston

$54 - $89

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Champaign to Charleston 58.5 miles

$5 - $9

What companies run services between Champaign, IL, USA and Charleston, IL, USA?

There is no direct connection from Champaign to Charleston. However, you can take the train to Mattoon Amtrak then take the taxi to Charleston. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Charleston.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Champaign-Urbana Amtrak to Mattoon Amtrak
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Other operators
Taxi from Mattoon Amtrak to Charleston
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$30 - $45

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Champaign to Charleston?

The distance between Champaign and Charleston is 69 km. The road distance is 94 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Champaign to Charleston?

The cheapest way to get from Champaign to Charleston is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1 h 3 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Champaign to Charleston?

The quickest way to get from Champaign to Charleston is to train and taxi which takes 57 min and costs $50 - $90.

How long does it take to get from Champaign to Charleston?

It takes approximately 57 min to get from Champaign to Charleston, including transfers.