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

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Bus  •  45 min

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

$4

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Marion to Carbondale 16.7 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Marion to Carbondale 16.7 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Marion to Carbondale 16.7 miles

$19 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Marion to Carbondale is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Marion to Carbondale is to taxi which costs $45 - $60 and takes 22 min.

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

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The distance between Marion and Carbondale is 16 miles. The road distance is 16.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Marion to Carbondale without a car is to bus which takes 45 min and costs $4.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Rides Mass Transit District (RMTD) operates a bus from Marion to Carbondale 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 Marion, IL to Carbondale Amtrak
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 Marion to Carbondale
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$19 - $26
UberXL
$30 - $45
Taxi from Marion to Carbondale
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Ace Taxi
Phone
+1 618-549-8294
Website
acetaxi.com

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