Compare train tickets from Carlinville to Madison
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|Fastest Train||7h 41m|
|Trains Per Day||9|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Carlinville to Madison right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
What is the price of a train ticket from Carlinville to Madison?
In the last month, $69.44 was the average price of a train ticket from Carlinville, IL to Madison, WI. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 22 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $8.01 more than that for a same-day booking.
How long is the train journey from Carlinville to Madison?
The distance between Carlinville and Madison is approximately 263 miles, or 424 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 9 hours and 13 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 7 hours and 41 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Carlinville to Madison are the most crowded on Sunday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Carlinville at 5:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 6:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Carlinville to Madison?
There are 9 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Madison to Carlinville.
Which train should you take from Carlinville to Madison?
Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Carlinville, Illinois to Madison, Wisconsin. However, there are 8.666667 trains per day to choose from.
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Where is the train station in Carlinville?
There is one train station in Carlinville:
- 128 Alton Rd
Where is the train station in Madison?
Madison receives travelers from Carlinville at its two active train stations:
- University of Wisconsin
- 4 Collins Ct
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