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What train companies travel to Princeton, Illinois?

Located in Illinois, Princeton is accessible by train from 27 other cities. You can choose from 60 daily scheduled trips when you search for trains to Princeton on Wanderu. Amtrak usually has the most trains on any given day.

Train companies serving Princeton

TrainRoutesAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak California Zephyr112h 16m£17.56
Amtrak Southwest Chief111h 38m£18.70
Amtrak91d 6h 2m£151.07
Amtrak Carl Sandburg91h 28m£11.04
Amtrak Illinois Zephyr91h 28m£11.90

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a good price for a train ticket to Princeton?

£3.26 is the cheapest price for a train ticket to Princeton, according to recent searches on Wanderu. You can use our search to check if this price is currently available on buses from your city to Princeton. In the last month, trains from Mendota to Princeton had the lowest average price at £3.26.

Where is the train station in Princeton, IL?

The main train station in Princeton is 107 Bicentennial Dr. As the busiest station, it has the most train arrivals, although some trains may make other stops in and around Princeton.

Which train service has the best service to Princeton?

Based on customers travel reviews, travelers who booked on Wanderu rave about traveling to Princeton by train with Amtrak Carl Sandburg giving them a 5 rating out of 5. Travelers also mentioned that Amtrak Illinois Zephyr had the most comfortable train service to Princeton taking into account the seats and amenities that Amtrak Illinois Zephyr offers. They rate Amtrak Illinois Zephyr a 5 out of 5 when it comes to just how relaxing and enjoyable their experience was onboard. If you are looking to arrive to Princeton punctually travelers suggest that Amtrak Carl Sandburg has the best on time performance on their train schedules to Princeton, rating them a 5 based on their on time arrivals.

Is Princeton a popular train travel destination?

Princeton ranks number 21 among most popular train destinations in the region. It also ranks number 416 in United States. Princeton ranks number 8 in the region in terms of the number of destinations that connect to Princeton via train service. On average 39 direct daily train trips serve Princeton.

What is the population of Princeton?

The population of Princeton is 7594. Princeton ranks number 31 in terms of population in Illinois and number 660 in all of United States.

How much do train tickets to Princeton cost?

Train tickets to Princeton range from £3 for a short trip to Princeton, while a 60 to 200 mile train trip to Princeton starts at , and a longer trip by train to Princeton can be as cheap as . Looking to travel across state or province lines? A trip from out of your region will be as low as £23 .

What type of traveler does Princeton attract?

People who take the train to Princeton are most often visiting their families or loved ones. With frequent schedules, the ability to book and hop on a train last minute make taking a train to Princeton easy whether you're planning a trip far in advance or need some quality time with loved ones at the last minute.

What train station is located closest to the city center of Princeton?

The closest train station to the city center of Princeton is 107 Bicentennial Dr, located just 1.2 miles away. Select 107 Bicentennial Dr as your arrival if your plans call for exploring the downtown area of Princeton. Search on Wanderu and in the search results you can filter travel options by arriving or departing station.

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