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There are 4 daily trains from Springfield to Dallas. Traveling by train from Springfield to Dallas usually takes around 56 hours and 47 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Texas Eagle train can make the trip in 18 hours and 24 minutes.
|Distance||626 mi (1008 km)|
|Fastest train||18h 24m|
|Trains per day||1|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak|
What is the price of a train ticket from Springfield to Dallas?
In the last month, €344.94 was the average price of a train ticket from Springfield to Dallas. Given how far apart Springfield and Dallas are from each other, there's no getting around the fact that most train tickets are on the pricier side. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 4 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €21.91 more than that for a same-day booking.
Average prices by travel date
Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from Springfield to Dallas will vary between €317 and €480. Planning a train trip to Dallas within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from Springfield over the next 7 days is €317. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.
Monthly average prices
If you are trying to decide when to travel from Springfield to Dallas by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for December. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just €187 – the lowest of the year.
Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Springfield to Dallas in June, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to €371 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
If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 4 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Dallas from Springfield will be about €21.91 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.
Which train should you take from Springfield to Dallas?
2 train services operate from Springfield to Dallas. Amtrak usually has more trains scheduled, with 3 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
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 3 Amtrak trains from Springfield to Dallas every day, as well as 3 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from €114.
Amtrak Texas Eagle
The Amtrak Texas Eagle is a 1,306-mile train route from Chicago, Illinois to San Antonio, Texas. Because of the route’s length, the train offers sleeper car options in addition to standard coach seats. Like most Amtrak trains, the Texas Eagle features power outlets at each seat, restrooms in each car, and a cafe car where passengers can purchase food and drinks. A journey from Springfield to Dallas on the Texas Eagle usually takes 18 hours and 25 minutes, which is best spent enjoying the incredible scenery along the way.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Springfield to Dallas 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.
Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the train or in stations.
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 Springfield to Dallas?
How long is the train journey from Springfield to Dallas?
The distance between Springfield and Dallas is approximately 626 miles, or 1008 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 56 hours and 47 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 18 hours and 24 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 Springfield to Dallas are the most crowded on Tuesday. 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 Monday 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 Springfield at 01:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 19:00. 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 Springfield to Dallas?
There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. There is one direct train, which you can stay on for the entire journey from Springfield to Dallas. In contrast, taking a non-direct train would require you to transfer trains during your trip.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Dallas to Springfield.
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Dallas is one of the most vibrant and modern cities in Texas, as well as one of the state's best vacation destinations. While it is one of the foremost business, telecommunications and transportation hubs in the United States, Dallas is also one of the most exciting cities when it comes to culture and nightlife opportunities.
When you are planning a trip to Dallas, make sure you leave time in your schedule to check out some of the city’s world-famous museums. Some must-visits include The Sixth Floor Museum (that commemorates the assassination of John F. Kennedy), the Dallas Museum of Art, and the Perot Museum of Nature and Science.
If you want some fresh air and a feast to the eyes, you must visit the remarkable Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden, which boasts one of the best botanical collections in the entire country. And if you are after some tasty grub and good people watching, then head to Stone Street Gardens, a row of restaurants located on a charming red brick strip surrounded with tons of greenery.
Both the main train station in Dallas, the Eddie Bernice Johnson Union Station, and the main bus station are located in the heart of the city’s downtown historic district just a few blocks away from each other. That makes it super convenient to travel to Dallas from various places in Texas and the rest of the U.S. or Mexico. The stations’ central location also allows for an easy transfer to and from the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport that is located pretty far outside the city.
Where is the train station in Springfield?
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Main departure station: Union Station - 1701 Wynkoop Street
Denver’s Union Station first opened in 1881, and houses some of the city’s best shops, bars, and restaurants, making it a popular destination for locals and travelers alike. There is even a seasonal farmers market at the station! But first and foremost, Union Station is the primary transport hub for Denver. The station is served by Amtrak trains, and intercity buses operated by Greyhound, Burlington Trailways, Jefferson Lines and Express Arrow. From Union Station, travelers can also easily access Denver International Airport on the A Line commuter rail.
All train stations in Springfield:
Union Station - 1701 Wynkoop Street
5885 Horton St
340 S 600 W
Valley Station - 401 I St
100 N Third St
Diridon Caltrain Station - 65 Cahill St
1003 S 9th St
225 S Seminary St
City Link Transit Ctr - 407 SW Adams St
280 N Center St
277 Pinnacle Arena Dr
601 Truxtun Ave - Transit Station
300 S Main St
418 North Adams St
735 S San Joaquin St
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