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Kankakee - Champaign Train Timetable
There are 3 daily trains from Kankakee to Champaign. Traveling by train from Kankakee to Champaign usually takes around one hour and 3 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Saluki train can make the trip in one hour,
|Distance||72 mi (116 km)|
|Fastest train||1h 0m|
|Trains per day||3|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak Illini Service|
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Which train should you take from Kankakee to Champaign?
There are 3 train lines with service from Kankakee, Illinois to Champaign, Illinois. There is only one daily train on each service.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Kankakee to Champaign 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 Kankakee to Champaign?
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Kankakee to Champaign are the most crowded on Thursday. 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 Kankakee at 09:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 21:00. 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 Kankakee to Champaign?
There are 3 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Kankakee to Champaign.
Where is the train station in Kankakee?
There is one train station in Kankakee.
Where is the train station in Champaign?
Champaign has one train station.
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