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phalnx June 2nd, 2018 12:40am

What's the longest trip you've ever taken by car?

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ladyniner81 I hate people
06/08/18 7:37 am

From Rochester, NY to Yellowstone

Millerj90 Oregon
06/05/18 11:29 pm

About 5000 miles, luckily I didn’t have to drive

06/04/18 3:10 pm

Minnesota to Idaho ... never again.

MachoMatt84 Climbing Mountains
06/02/18 6:52 pm

Seattle, Washington to Coldwater, Michigan and back in just 4 days and some change. Left Thursday evening just before 8pm and got back at 1am the following Tuesday. I think it was about 4800 miles

FacePalm That Trick Never Works
06/02/18 11:23 am

East Coast to West coast.

RussianThunder Russia and USA
06/02/18 8:24 am

We drove all over Europe one summer. Very long. Tema screamed part of the way.

phalnx Ohio
06/02/18 2:21 pm

Well, that's par for the course, RT...Tema's gonna Teem.

phalnx Ohio
06/02/18 3:41 pm

Exactly. Tema's a force of can never totally tame Tema. Just be glad he's on your side.

RussianThunder Russia and USA
06/02/18 5:54 pm

Tema is not really on anyone’s side but the twins....they are certainly forces of nature

bnnt Los Angeles
06/02/18 7:02 am

Orlando Florida to Los Angeles.

Driving through Texas alone felt like months.

ronderman North Carolina
06/02/18 4:38 am

10 days. Moscow.

ronderman North Carolina
06/02/18 7:30 am

It took FOREVER!😂😂

phalnx Ohio
06/02/18 1:50 pm

I dunno...I thought you were married :D

06/02/18 4:27 am

Columbia SC to Houston TX, to the Oregon coast and back via Glacier Park to Chicago to Washington, DC to Greenville SC.

06/02/18 3:52 am

3,600 miles in 6 days from St. Louis to Amarillo, Flagstaff, Las Vegas, Vail (Colorado), then straight down the middle of Colorado and back east to to St. Louis. Lots of driving in between, too.

DrCarpenter Ann Arbor
06/02/18 12:47 am

Portland, OR to Lansing, MI

SupremeDolphin They.them
06/02/18 12:40 am

14 hour flight from DC to Addis Ababa

phalnx Ohio
06/02/18 12:44 am

Did you say Hi to Haile Selassie?

phalnx Ohio
06/02/18 1:46 am

Oh c'mon...he was all about independent for a part of Africa, at least.

SupremeDolphin They.them
06/02/18 1:56 am

Sorta. He opposed direct colonialism, which is great, but he did little to oppose neocolonialism. I don't have any vendetta against him, but I'm a big fan of the early years of the 1974 revolution.

06/02/18 4:50 am

It was Ethiopia

SupremeDolphin They.them
06/02/18 4:53 am

Yes, we know

Kyle5 TN
06/02/18 12:38 am

Like 12 hours or so.

Sentinel Ya ie wa noh
06/02/18 12:15 am

PA. to El Paso, Texas and PA. to CA(San Diego).....

geoag02 Dallas, TX
06/02/18 12:02 am

All at once stopping for nothing but food and gas? Either some small town that I forgot the name of in North Dakota to Dallas or Atlanta to Dallas.

Longest two week trip was one that started and ended in Houston and included both Monterrey and Calgary.

snagglepuss Story Time
06/01/18 11:41 pm

One summer while in college my boyfriend and I drove from River Falls, Wisconsin to Seattle, down the Oregon Coast, to San Francisco, to Lake Tahoe, then back to River Falls, Wisconsin.

We camped when we needed to rest and stopped and explored some. It was two weeks of driving and seeing the landscape.


Wert A picture of my junk
06/01/18 10:35 pm

Coast to coast, NJ to CA.

06/01/18 10:09 pm

Cross country; CT to UT

ShockNAweMack can vs should. think...
06/01/18 10:08 pm

California to southern Georgia...43 hours straight. Stopped for gas and coffee only. No sleep. 1991

jenkp223 Being a mommy
06/01/18 9:08 pm

Arizona to Michigan. Took about 36 hours. Of course, we made some stops.

mudkip17 United States of Texas
06/01/18 9:06 pm

San Antonio to Grand canyon

Caseyh13 USA
06/01/18 8:57 pm

South Florida to northern New York.

mommamia illinois
06/01/18 8:51 pm

By myself, home to college, freshman - senior years = 6 hours, non-stop one way
With family, Illinois/Wisconsin border to Disney = 25 hours, also non-stop one way

rondo1 Colorado
06/01/18 8:49 pm

Non stop, about 1000 miles
Directly, about 2000 miles, Jacksonville Fla to Denver
Away from home , 6 weeks, about 6000 miles road trip. 😊

Phojo Holtville, Ca
06/01/18 8:42 pm

Across country from San Diego to Washington DC while in the Navy.

Domino3 Abolish the ATF
06/01/18 8:39 pm

Dallas to the Grand Canyon

Injectable Trump Killed Babbitt
06/01/18 8:04 pm

Sacramento to Anchorage and back. Racked up close to 8k miles.

shiculka transvaccinated
06/01/18 7:49 pm

16 hours from Chicago to RI.

Zod Above Pugetropolis
06/01/18 7:44 pm

In one continuous trip, probably from Kansas City to the Washington Coast, to Sault Ste Marie, back to Kansas City. We do almost 5,000 miles round trip most years on our road trip to the wastelands and back, but take a few days break to visit while there. We rarely do more than about 800 miles in one day, like from here in the hills east of Tacoma to San Francisco.

06/01/18 7:27 pm

By myself, 7 hours from Philadelphia to Erie. With my family, Philadelphia to Savannah, which was around 20 something hours I think

PrincessMelody Libertarian Socialist
06/01/18 7:27 pm

Five and a half hour trip from California to Vegas a couple times back and forth every year.

CudOfCow Oregon
06/01/18 7:13 pm

Entire east coast.

mfjd1948 rural johnson co iowa
06/01/18 7:07 pm

Last summer my brother and I drove across country from eastern Iowa to Whidbey Island WA and back again. We travel thru IA, SD, MT, ID, WA. UT, WY, CO, NB. about 3800 miles.

06/01/18 7:06 pm

Los Angeles, CA to Long Island, NY in the days before the interstate (my parents drove it in 5 days)

06/01/18 7:03 pm

14 hours to South Carolina

TopsQueen Oregon Coast
06/01/18 6:52 pm

From the Oregon coast to the Virginia coast. Actually from ocean to ocean

Jack55 Texas
06/01/18 6:49 pm

22 hours from Austin, Texas to Wausaukee, Wisconsin. No stops, and only 2 drivers.

EarlyBird Portland
06/01/18 6:48 pm

If a motor home doesn’t count, a drive from Portland to Phoenix.

06/01/18 6:44 pm

LA to Orlando. Straight through.

susanr Colorado
06/01/18 6:26 pm

One continuous trip in a car - New York City to Portland OR (~2900 mi).

One continuous trip in a drive-away rental truck - slightly longer, San Francisco to New York City, with a few deviations to drop people off along the way (~3000).

My longest trip, but with stays of a few days each along the way - San Francisco south along the western coast of Mexico (not Baja), cutting across to Mexico City, then along the Gulf Coast to Progresso at the north end of Yucatan (~3060). (The car didn’t come back with us.)

All distances estimated, but not all that different in length, really.


mark1950 Columbia, South Carolina
06/01/18 6:21 pm

Columbia,SC to SF via I10 & I20 (mostly) then back via I80 (generally)

Squidboy Snarkapottamus
06/01/18 6:18 pm

About 4,000 miles from CT to LA and then North to Seattle.

SHIPPY1944 Tn.
06/01/18 6:09 pm

We traveled from Ark. to through Northern New England & Canada, 1500 miles

orgblu10 Shamerica
06/01/18 6:05 pm

From coast to coast when I was a kid. Southern California to New Jersey and back.

06/01/18 6:04 pm

Moved from New Jersey to California and drove.

06/01/18 6:04 pm

1,001 miles, from my house to my dad’s house, in Florida.

ctskapski x
06/01/18 6:04 pm

Probably Northeastern PA to Northwestern FL.

cpaswr just say the letters
06/01/18 6:00 pm

Vacation with family from Chicago to Los Angeles to near San Francisco heading back east to Rapid City, South Dakota back to Chicago. That trip took about a month.

Longest personally was driving the southern route to the Grand Canyon and back. That took just over a week. It was my honeymoon for my first marriage.