Springfield is the capital of the U.S. state of Illinois, and is best-known as the adopted hometown of the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln, who lived here for nearly 24 years before going to Washington D.C. and the White House. Many of Springfield`s sights are points of interest associated with Lincoln, such as the tomb where his family is interred, his presidential library and museum, and the house the Lincolns lived in before they went to Washington. Other sights in Springfield include the Illinois State Museum, the Dana Thomas House, the Illinois State Military Museum, and the Illinois State Fair Museum.
Springfield–Des Moines: 5 hr 6 min approx.
Des Moines–Omaha: 2 hrs approx.
Omaha– Grand Island: 2 hrs 15 mins approx.
Grand Island– Scottsbluff-Chimney Rock: 4hrs 53 mins approx.
Scottsbluff-Chimney Rock– Casper: 2 hr 47 mins approx.
Casper- Point of Rocks: 3 hr. 2 mins. approx.
Point of Rocks- Salt Lake City: 3 hrs 12 mins. approx.
Chicago– Springfield, IL: 3hrs 14min approx.
Springfield, IL- St. Louis: 1 hr 28 mins approx.
St. Louis- Springfield, MO: 3hrs 22mins approx.
Springfield, MO- Tulsa: 3 hrs approx.
Tulsa - Oklahoma City: 1hrs 34mins approx.
Oklahoma City - Amarillo: 4hrs approx.
Bloomington, IL Airport - Springfield, IL: 1 hr. 20 mins. approx.
Springfield, IL - Des Moines, IA: 5 hrs. 10 mins. approx.
Des Moines, IA - Omaha, NE: 2 hrs. approx.
Omaha, NE - Grand Island, NE: 2 hrs. 20 mins. approx.
Grand Island, NE - North Platte, NE: 2 hrs. 15 mins. approx.
North Platte, NE - Cheyenne, WY: 3 hrs. 20 mins. approx.
Cheyenne, WY - Point of Rocks, WY: 3 hrs. 25 mins. approx.
Point of Rocks, WY - Salt Lake City, UT: 3 hrs. 15 mins. approx.