Located in the southern portion of Perry County, Du Quoin is 25 miles north of Carbondale, Illinois and 85 miles southeast of St. Louis, Missouri and about a five-hour drive south of Chicago.
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From the north or south, exit Illinois I-57 at exit 71, identified as Hwy. 14 to Christopher and Du Quoin. Exit and go west to Hwy. 51. It’s about 15 miles until you reach Hwy. 51. At Hwy. 51, go north (right) into town.
From the west, exit I-64 at Hwy. 51 South. It‚Äôs about 25 miles to the town limits.
From the east, take I-64 west to I-57 South. Now follow the first set of directions as stated above. Or, take Hwy. 127 (Nashville exit 50) off I-64 and travel south to Pinckneyville. In Pinckneyville, turn left off the town suare and head east on Hwy. 154. Hwy. 154 and Hwy. 51 intersect at a four way stop. Turn right at this intersection and head south to Du Quoin.
Approximate mileage to/from:
Paducah, KY: 105 miles
St. Louis, MO: 90 miles
Springfield, IL: 140 miles
Evansville, IN: 120 miles
Chicago, IL:. 300 miles
Indianapolis, IN: 240 miles
Carbondale: 15 miles
Louisville, KY: 150 miles
Rend Lake: 23 miles