There are 6 ways to get from Chattanooga to Southern Illinois University Carbondale by bus, car, plane or night bus

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Bus via Chattanooga, Tn  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga, Tn to Nashville, Tn 4702
  2. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Carbondale 4700 / ...

$64 - $133

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Bus  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga to Nashville, TN
  2. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Carbondale 4700 / ...

$42 - $93

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Drive  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Chattanooga to Southern Illinois University Carbondale 340.6 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Chattanooga to St. Louis, night bus  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Chattanooga (CHA) to St. Louis (STL) CHA - STL
  2. Take the night bus from St Louis, Mo to Carbondale

$214 - $981

Fly Chattanooga to Evansville, bus  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Chattanooga (CHA) to Evansville (EVV) CHA - EVV
  2. Take the bus from Evansville, IN to Paducah, KY
  3. Take the bus from Paducah, Ky to Carbondale

$255 - $923

Bus to Atlanta, fly to St. Louis, night bus  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
  2. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to St. Louis (STL) ATL - STL
  3. Take the night bus from St Louis, Mo to Carbondale

$160 - $452

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Chattanooga to Southern Illinois University Carbondale. However, there are services departing from Chattanooga and arriving at Carbondale via Temporary Bay 9 and Nashville, Tn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 32 min.

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The distance between Chattanooga and Southern Illinois University Carbondale is 287 miles. The road distance is 340.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Chattanooga to Southern Illinois University Carbondale without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 11 min to get from Chattanooga to Southern Illinois University Carbondale, including transfers.

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Chattanooga to Southern Illinois University Carbondale bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Chattanooga station.

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There is no direct flight from Chattanooga Airport to St. Louis Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 33 min and has one stopover.

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Chattanooga to Southern Illinois University Carbondale bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Carbondale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chattanooga to Southern Illinois University Carbondale is 341 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to drive from Chattanooga to Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Chattanooga Airport to St. Louis Airport.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Southern Illinois University Carbondale. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chattanooga to Southern Illinois University Carbondale.
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  • Distance: 286.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 11 min

What companies run services between Chattanooga, TN, USA and Southern Illinois University Carbondale, IL, USA?

You can take a bus from Chattanooga to Southern Illinois University Carbondale via Chattanooga, Tn, Nashville, Tn, and Carbondale in around 8 h 11 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chattanooga to St. Louis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Chattanooga to St. Louis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Chattanooga to St. Louis via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Chattanooga to St. Louis via Atlanta, Covington
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Chattanooga to Evansville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Chattanooga to Evansville via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Atlanta to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Atlanta to St. Louis via Covington
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chattanooga to St. Louis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Chattanooga to St. Louis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Chattanooga to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Chattanooga to St. Louis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Chattanooga to Evansville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Chattanooga to Evansville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Chattanooga to Evansville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $500
Flights from Atlanta to St. Louis via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chattanooga to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Chattanooga to Evansville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Evansville via Orlando Sanford
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Bus operators
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 Chattanooga, Tn to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Carbondale
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Night bus from St Louis, Mo to Carbondale
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Paducah, Ky to Carbondale
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$24 - $35
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chattanooga to Nashville, TN
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Chattanooga to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Book at
megabus.com

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The best way to get from Chattanooga to Chattanooga Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs .

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