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

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Train, taxi  •  55 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

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

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The quickest way to get from Champaign to Charleston is to train and taxi which costs $50 - $90 and takes 55 min.

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The distance between Champaign and Charleston is 43 miles. The road distance is 58.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from Champaign to Charleston, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Champaign to Charleston without a car is to train and taxi which takes 55 min and costs $50 - $90.

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Map of how to get from Champaign to Charleston.
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  • Distance: 43.3 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

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
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Champaign-Urbana Amtrak to Mattoon Amtrak
Ave. Duration
37 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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