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Trains from La Grange to Galesburg

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La Grange - Galesburg Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

There are 2 daily trains from La Grange to Galesburg. Traveling by train from La Grange to Galesburg usually takes around 2 hours and 22 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance143 mi (229 km)
Fastest train2h 22m
Lowest price£17.17
Trains per day2
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Carl Sandburg
Train lines2

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

In the last month, £17.17 was the average price of a train ticket from La Grange to Galesburg. 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 15 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £13.49 more than that for a same-day booking.

Monthly average prices

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Traveling from La Grange to Galesburg by train will cost you about the same regardless of the time of year for which you plan your trip. In general, train ticket prices for that route don’t fluctuate much throughout the year, so expect to pay around £19 whenever you decide to board the train to Galesburg.

Which train should you take from La Grange to Galesburg?

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

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Carl Sandburg12h 22m£20.07
Amtrak Illinois Zephyr12h 22m£24.60
  • Amtrak Carl Sandburg

    Amtrak Carl Sandburg

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

    From La Grange to Galesburg train travel on Amtrak Carl Sandburg takes 2 hours and 22 minutes.

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

  • Amtrak Illinois Zephyr

    Amtrak Illinois Zephyr

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

    From La Grange to Galesburg train travel on Amtrak Illinois Zephyr takes 2 hours and 22 minutes.

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

Frequently Asked Questions

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

The distance between La Grange and Galesburg is approximately 143 miles, or 229 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 22 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 La Grange to Galesburg tend to have the most passengers on Monday. With higher demand ticket prices also tend to be higher on Monday. 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 Thursday as the least number of people tend to travel then.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs La Grange 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 La Grange to Galesburg?

Trains leave the station in La Grange twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Galesburg 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 Galesburg to La Grange.

Station Information

Where is the train station in La Grange?

Departure stations

There is one train station in La Grange.

All train stations in La Grange:

  • 25 W Burlington Ave

Where is the train station in Galesburg?

Arrival stations

Galesburg has one train station.

Train stations in Galesburg:

  • 225 S Seminary St

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