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Trains from Galesburg to La Grange

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Trip Summary

There are 2 daily trains from Galesburg to La Grange. Traveling by train from Galesburg to La Grange usually takes around 2 hours and 24 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance143 mi (229 km)
Fastest train2h 24m
Lowest price£16.71
Trains per day2
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Carl Sandburg
Train lines2

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Galesburg to La Grange

(Based on 1 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

Kim

30 November 2021- Solo travel

Amtrak Carl Sandburg

Pros: It was friendly,cheap safe and clean. Cons: Not one thing. Tips: Take the train 😀.

Pros: It was friendly,cheap safe and clean. Cons: Not one thing. Tips: Take the train 😀.

What is the price of a train ticket from Galesburg to La Grange?

In the last month, £16.71 was the average price of a train ticket from Galesburg to La Grange. 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 14 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £3.72 more than that for a same-day booking.

Monthly average prices

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If you are trying to decide when to travel from Galesburg to La Grange by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for April. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just £18 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Galesburg to La Grange in June, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to £35 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

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If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 14 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to La Grange from Galesburg will be about £3.72 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from Galesburg to La Grange?

2 train services operate from Galesburg to La Grange. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Carl Sandburg12h 24m£18.22
Amtrak Illinois Zephyr12h 25m£23.41
  • Amtrak Carl Sandburg

    Amtrak Carl Sandburg

    Amtrak Carl Sandburg train tickets from Galesburg to La Grange start from £17, and on average cost . Daily there are 1 Amtrak Carl Sandburg schedules to La Grange. Amtrak Carl Sandburg in Galesburg leaves from 225 S Seminary St . And in La Grange trains arrive at 25 W Burlington Ave .

    From Galesburg to La Grange train travel on Amtrak Carl Sandburg takes 2 hours and 24 minutes.

    If you are looking to travel to La Grange on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Carl Sandburg scheduled trip per day, which will cost for a one-way weekend reservation from Galesburg.

  • Amtrak Illinois Zephyr

    Amtrak Illinois Zephyr

    Amtrak Illinois Zephyr train tickets from Galesburg to La Grange start from £17, and on average cost . Daily there are 1 Amtrak Illinois Zephyr schedules to La Grange. Amtrak Illinois Zephyr in Galesburg leaves from 225 S Seminary St . And in La Grange trains arrive at 25 W Burlington Ave .

    From Galesburg to La Grange train travel on Amtrak Illinois Zephyr takes 2 hours and 25 minutes. If you are looking to get to La Grange faster, Amtrak Illinois Zephyr offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 24 minutes.

    If you are looking to travel to La Grange on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Illinois Zephyr scheduled trip per day, which will cost for a one-way weekend reservation from Galesburg.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Galesburg to La Grange 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 Galesburg to La Grange?

The distance between Galesburg and La Grange is approximately 143 miles, or 229 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 24 minutes, Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains departing from Galesburg to La Grange tend to have the most passengers on Tuesday. With higher demand ticket prices also tend to be higher on Tuesday. If you are trying to snag a cheap train tickets or just want an emptier train you'll have better luck by booking travel departing on Sunday as the least number of people tend to travel then.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Galesburg at 07:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 18:00. 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 Galesburg to La Grange?

Trains leave the station in Galesburg twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to La Grange with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to get off or switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from La Grange to Galesburg.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Galesburg?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Galesburg.

All train stations in Galesburg:

  • 225 S Seminary St

Where is the train station in La Grange?

Arrival stations

La Grange has one train station.

Train stations in La Grange:

  • 25 W Burlington Ave

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