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There are 8 ways to get from Fort Walton Beach to Carbondale by plane, bus, taxi, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Valparaiso to St. Louis, Amtrak Thruway  •  7h 56m

  1. Fly from Valparaiso (VPS) to St. Louis (STL) VPS - STL
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from St. Louis, MO - Amtrak to Carbondale,IL - Amtrak

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Bus  •  21h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Ft Walton Beach, Fl to Mobile, Al
  2. Take the bus from Mobile, Al to Atlanta, Ga
  3. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Carbondale

$107 - $263

6 alternative options

Taxi to Panama City, fly to St. Louis, Amtrak Thruway  •  6h 51m

  1. Take a taxi from Fort Walton Beach to Panama City
  2. Fly from Panama City (ECP) to St. Louis (STL) ECP - STL
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from St. Louis, MO - Amtrak to Carbondale,IL - Amtrak

Fly Valparaiso to Evansville, bus  •  8h 6m

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

$221 - $589

Taxi to Pensacola, fly to Nashville, bus  •  10h 14m

  1. Take a taxi from Fort Walton Beach to Pensacola
  2. Fly from Pensacola (PNS) to Nashville (BNA) PNS - BNA
  3. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Carbondale

$302 - $1,102

Fly Valparaiso to Belleville, Amtrak Thruway  •  7h 6m

  1. Fly from Valparaiso (VPS) to Belleville (BLV) VPS - BLV
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from St. Louis, MO - Amtrak to Carbondale,IL - Amtrak

Bus, train  •  21h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Ft Walton Beach, Fl to Mobile, Al
  2. Take the bus from Mobile, Al to New Orleans, La
  3. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Carbondale Amtrak Station

$131 - $348

Drive  •  11h 20m

  1. Drive from Fort Walton Beach to Carbondale 650.6 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Fort Walton Beach to Carbondale is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 11h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Walton Beach to Carbondale is to fly and bus which costs $220 - $600 and takes 8h 6m.

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The distance between Fort Walton Beach and Carbondale is 529 miles. The road distance is 650.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Walton Beach to Carbondale without a car is to bus and train which takes 21h 19m and costs $130 - $350.

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It takes approximately 7h 56m to get from Fort Walton Beach to Carbondale, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Valparaiso Airport to St. Louis Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 6m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Walton Beach to Carbondale is 651 miles. It takes approximately 11h 20m to drive from Fort Walton Beach to Carbondale.

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

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There are 25+ hotels available in Carbondale. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Fort Walton Beach to Valparaiso Airport is to taxi which takes 13m and costs $25 - $31.

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Map of how to get from Fort Walton Beach to Carbondale.
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  • Distance: 529.3 miles
  • Duration: 7h 56m

What companies run services between Fort Walton Beach, FL, USA and Carbondale, IL, USA?

You can take a bus from Fort Walton Beach to Carbondale via Ft Walton Beach, Fl, Mobile, Al, and Atlanta, Ga in around 21h 58m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Valparaiso to St. Louis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Panama City to St. Louis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Valparaiso to Evansville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Pensacola to Nashville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Valparaiso to St. Louis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Valparaiso to St. Louis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Valparaiso to St. Louis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Valparaiso to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 4m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Panama City to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Pensacola to Nashville
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Valparaiso to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Valparaiso to St. Louis via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Valparaiso to Evansville
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Valparaiso to Belleville
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Carbondale Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
13h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Room
$370 - $550
Bus 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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from St. Louis, MO - Amtrak to Carbondale,IL - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Mobile to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Paducah, Ky to Carbondale
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Carbondale
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Ft Walton Beach, Fl to Mobile, Al
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Mobile, Al to New Orleans, La
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Mobile, Al to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Carbondale
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$90 - $120
Other operators
Taxi from Fort Walton Beach to Panama City
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Quickie Taxi
Phone
+1 850-716-6545
Website
quickietaxi.com

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