The distance between Lincoln to Ottumwa is 223.78 miles or 360.05 km. A train trip from Lincoln to Ottumwa typically takes 5 hours and 34 minutes. If you are looking to get to Ottumwa faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak California Zephyr. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 5 hours and 34 minutes to get from Lincoln to Ottumwa.
Going from Lincoln to Ottumwa by train takes over 5 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Monday trains from Lincoln to Ottumwa are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Lincoln to Ottumwa route. Amtrak California Zephyr offers the most scheduled departures between Lincoln to Ottumwa, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Ottumwa with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Lincoln to Ottumwa, which start at $97.53.
Amtrak California Zephyr train tickets from Lincoln to Ottumwa start from $50.08, and on average cost $53.64. Daily there are 1 Amtrak California Zephyr schedules to Ottumwa. Amtrak California Zephyr in Lincoln leaves from 277 Pinnacle Arena Dr, And in Ottumwa trains arrive at 210 W Main St,
From Lincoln to Ottumwa train travel on Amtrak California Zephyr takes 5 hours and 35 minutes. If you are looking to get to Ottumwa faster, Amtrak California Zephyr offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 34 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Ottumwa on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak California Zephyr scheduled trip per day, which will cost $54.83 for a one-way weekend reservation from Lincoln.