Transportation information for Carbondale Area is provided below. Travel information includes driving directions, maps, airport information and more.
The Southern Illinois Airport is the easiest to get you to Carbondale, Alto Pass and Murphysboro, though it only caters to small aircraft. For larger aircraft you best bet is probably to come in through Lambert International Aiport in St. Louis. Take I-64 west out of St. Louis and then South on I-57. Lambert services all major airlines.
St Louis Regional Airport
- 4 miles E from Alton/St Louis
Scott Afb/Midamerica Airport
- 14 miles E from Belleville
Southern Illinois Airport
- 3 miles NW from Carbondale/Murphysboro
Williamson County Regional Airport
- 4 miles W from Marion
Map + Directions
Carbondale is located 132 miles southeast of St. Louis, Missouri and 17 miles west of Marion. It is accessible via U.S. Highway 51 and State Highway 13.