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Springfield-Summit Train Schedule
There are 4 daily trains from Springfield to Summit. Traveling by train from Springfield to Summit usually takes around 2 hours and 57 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Lincoln Service train can make the trip in 2 hours and 52 minutes.
|Distance||169 mi (272 km)|
|Fastest train||2h 52m|
|Trains per day||4|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak Lincoln Service|
What is the price of a train ticket from Springfield to Summit?
In the last month, C$28.95 was the average price of a train ticket from Springfield, IL to Summit, IL. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 29 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around C$5.43 more than that for a same-day booking.
Average prices by travel date
Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from Springfield to Summit will vary between C$29 and C$45. Planning a train trip to Summit within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from Springfield over the next 7 days is C$29. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.
Monthly average prices
If you are trying to decide when to travel from Springfield to Summit by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for June. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just C$29 – the lowest of the year.
Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Springfield to Summit in February, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to C$38 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you have a high chance of scoring a ticket at a lower price.
Prices as travel date approaches
If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 29 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Summit from Springfield will be about C$5.43 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.
Which train should you take from Springfield to Summit?
Amtrak Lincoln Service is the one and only train line which connects Springfield, Illinois to Summit, Illinois. However, there are 4 trains per day to choose from.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak Lincoln Service||4||2h 58m||$31.24|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Springfield to Summit during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the train journey from Springfield to Summit?
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Springfield to Summit are the most crowded on Friday. 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 Springfield at 6:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00pm. 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 Springfield to Summit?
Where is the train station in Springfield?
There is one train station in Springfield.
Where is the train station in Summit?
Summit has one train station.
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