Transportation

Rail Service

Canadian National Railroad - Chicago to New Orleans - 16 daily trains with 3 daily Amtrak trains. Carbondale has a train car maintenance facility and the distance to the nearest piggyback service is 10 miles

Motor Carrier

Air Service

  • Southern Illinois Airport
    • Located 2 miles from Carbondale
    • Type of runway: hard surface
    • Length of runway: 6,500 feet
    • Unicom radio: 122.95
    • Instrument landing system, VOR, Non-directional beacon
  • Veterans Airport of Southern Illinois
    • Located 10 miles east of Carbondale at Hwy 13 and Hwy 148 Marion, Illinois.
    • Terminal Building
      • Phone: 618-993-3353