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Trip Summary

There are 6 daily trains from Centralia to Santa Fe. Traveling by train from Centralia to Santa Fe usually takes around 34 hours and 21 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in 31 hours and 17 minutes.

Distance945 mi (1521 km)
Fastest train31h 17m
Lowest price£134.42
Most frequent serviceAmtrak
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Centralia to Santa Fe 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.

Can you take a train all the way from Centralia to Santa Fe?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Centralia to Santa Fe, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

How long is the train journey from Centralia to Santa Fe?

The distance between Centralia and Santa Fe is approximately 945 miles, or 1521 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 34 hours and 21 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 31 hours and 17 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 Centralia to Santa Fe 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 Sunday 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 Centralia at 04:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 08:00. 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 Centralia to Santa Fe?

There are 6 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 Santa Fe to Centralia.

Which train should you take from Centralia to Santa Fe?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Centralia, Illinois to Santa Fe, New Mexico. However, there are 6 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak61d 10h 21m£144.48

Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 6 Amtrak trains from Centralia to Santa Fe every day, as well as 6 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from £134.

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