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About Amtrak Wolverine

Amtrak Wolverine is a popular train company offering very affordable ticket options to top travel destinations. You will always find the cheapest Amtrak Wolverine tickets by searching Overall, Amtrak Wolverine serves 191 routes, connecting 16 cities in one country. To cover all these routes Amtrak Wolverine runs an average of 154 trips per day and 2,154 trips per month. These train trips range in price from $3.50 to $136.00 based on a variety of factors.

Contact Amtrak Wolverine

Phone number: US: 1 (800) 872-7245

Amtrak Wolverine Amenities

Air conditioningAir conditioning
Extra legroomExtra legroom
Loyalty rewardsLoyalty rewards
Power outletPower outlet


Amtrak Wolverine train coverage

Daily Trips154

What travelers are saying about Amtrak Wolverine

Here’s what Wanderu users who have booked trips with Amtrak Wolverine had to say about their travel experience.

Traveling During COVID-19

“They took COVID safety precautions seriously.”
based on 48 reviews

Onboard Experience

“The WiFi actually worked for the entire trip”
based on 104 reviews
“I’ll travel with them again just for the staff!”
based on 128 reviews
“Really cheap tickets and really good service.”
based on 146 reviews
“The train got there on time.”
based on 109 reviews
“Seats were really comfy and spacious”
based on 142 reviews
“The train was almost suspiciously clean”
based on 144 reviews

Amtrak Wolverine reviews from Wanderu customers

Overall review score for Amtrak Wolverine

(Based on 187 reviews)

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Amtrak Wolverine passenger reviews



November 9, 2021- Visiting friends

Kalamazoo to Chicago

Pros: Convenient and comfortable. Cons: More space. Tips: No.

Pros: Convenient and comfortable. Cons: More space. Tips: No.



October 31, 2021- Visiting family

Chicago to Detroit

Pros: Seats was very comfortable, plenty leg room 👍. Cons: Little bit warmer 😉.

Pros: Seats was very comfortable, plenty leg room 👍. Cons: Little bit warmer 😉.



October 28, 2021- Solo travel

Dearborn to Chicago

Pros: Solitude. Cons: No complaints. Tips: Be on time.

Pros: Solitude. Cons: No complaints. Tips: Be on time.



September 29, 2021- Solo travel

Chicago to Kalamazoo

Bumpy at times , a little dirty in spots, but on time and overall good

Bumpy at times , a little dirty in spots, but on time and overall good



September 29, 2021- Visiting friends

Ann Arbor to Chicago

Not driving

Not driving

Amtrak Wolverine Routes & Network

Amtrak Wolverine’s train network features 191 train routes that connect 16 cities serving 16 stations. On average, Amtrak Wolverine performs about 154 train trips every day. The top cities to which Amtrak Wolverine offers the highest number of daily train service include Chicago and Kalamazoo.

Top Cities Served by Amtrak Wolverine

CityRouteEarliest trainLatest train
Chicago1110:43 am3:02 am
Ann Arbor710:43 am3:28 am
Detroit710:43 am4:39 am
Kalamazoo710:43 am1:33 am
Troy55:14 am4:08 am
Dearborn610:43 am4:08 am
Royal Oak55:14 am4:08 am
Battle Creek610:43 am1:58 am
Jackson610:43 am3:03 am

Top States Served by Amtrak Wolverine

StateCities ServedDaily TripsTop city
Indiana224Michigan City
Michigan13342Ann Arbor

Most popular Amtrak Wolverine routes

The train from Chicago to Kalamazoo is Amtrak Wolverine’s most popular route. Trips from Chicago to Royal Oak and Chicago to New Buffalo are also highly popular.

Top Amtrak Wolverine routes

RouteDaily TripsDurationPrice
Chicago to Kalamazoo32h 13m$27
Chicago to Royal Oak35h 53m$43
Chicago to New Buffalo31h 14m$12
Chicago to Jackson33h 46m$37
Ann Arbor to Chicago34h 32m$40
Detroit to Chicago35h 20m$40
Pontiac to Chicago36h 4m$43
Dearborn to Chicago35h 2m$40
Troy to Chicago35h 51m$43

Amtrak Wolverine Cancellation Policy

All Amtrak Wolverine tickets can be cancelled for a full refund within the first 24 hours after purchase. If more than 24 hours have passed, the cancellation policy and change fee structure for Amtrak bookings depend on the type of fare you purchased:

Saver Fare tickets: A 25% fee applies for any changes. If you cancel the trip, you will receive an eVoucher worth 75% of the original ticket price.

Value Fare tickets: No change fees and fully refundable up to 15 or more days before departure. If cancelled less than 14 days before departure, a 25% cancellation fee applies.

Flexible, Business and Premium Fare tickets: No change fees and fully refundable if cancelled or changed before departure.

Tickets are non-refundable and non-exchangeable after the train has departed, so be sure to make your updates as soon as possible if your travel plans change.

If your Amtrak Wolverine ticket is eligible for change or cancellation, you can do that by calling Amtrak’s customer service phone number at 1 (800) 872-7245. To cancel or change your booking online, simply go to and click on the “Modify Trip” tab in the upper right corner.

Wanderu also offers an affordable trip protection option by Allianz Global Assistance that you can purchase when booking your tickets. In addition to 24-hour assistance during your trip and coverage for lost or damaged baggage, trip protection can help you get your money back in case you need to cancel or change your trip. You can file a claim to have any Amtrak change or cancellation fees reimbursed if you cannot travel due to covered reasons such as illness, extreme weather, or required work shifts.

Amtrak Wolverine Train Guide & FAQs

Do Amtrak Wolverine trains have WiFi?

Yes, Amtrak Wolverine offers WiFi on their trains. Although most trips with Amtrak Wolverine will have WiFi as advertised, some trains might not come equipped with WiFi and onboard WiFi can lose its connection in rural areas. We recommend you bring a book or download a movie just to play it safe. Amtrak Wolverine WiFi is generally best used for surfing the web, checking emails and chatting with friends; you shouldn’t count on the WiFi to binge watch your favorite show.

Are there power outlets or USB plugs on the train?

Yes, there are power outlets onboard Amtrak Wolverine trains. You can generally find one or two sockets per row of seats, so be a good traveller and check if your seat neighbor might want to charge up their devices as well. With the onboard power outlets, you can charge both a computer and USB devices with a USB power adapter that typically comes with most phones and tablets.

Since Amtrak Wolverine might sometimes use replacement train vehicles, not all trips are guaranteed to have power points. We recommend to bring a power bank to charge your phone for all trips over 2 hours, just in case.

What is Amtrak Wolverine's schedule?

On a typical day, Amtrak Wolverine has 154 scheduled train trips in total. However, the exact departure and arrival times vary depending on the day and route. The best way to find the exact schedule for your trip is to use the search tool on this page.

Can you pick up will call tickets at the station?

No, Amtrak Wolverine does not offer will call tickets. You should purchase your tickets online and make sure you have everything you need to board before you arrive at the station.

Do you need an ID to get on the train?

Yes, Amtrak Wolverine requires you to present an ID to an agent to be allowed to board the train. Make sure you have identification issued by a government agency that meets the carrier’s requirements. Alternative IDs, such as a college ID, won’t work.

What are Amtrak Wolverine’s COVID-19 policies?

Visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide to view the most up-to-date information about Amtrak Wolverine’s cleaning protocols and adjusted ticket change policies during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Are there bathrooms on Amtrak Wolverine trains?

Yes, there are bathrooms on Amtrak Wolverine trains. The bathrooms are pretty basic and include a toilet, toilet paper and hand sanitizer. Most bathrooms don’t have running water. As you will be using a bathroom on a moving vehicle, please use caution and hold on to a rail at all times.

Are meals or beverages available?

Amtrak Wolverine provides snacks to satisfy your hunger during your travels. Be sure to pack a credit card and some cash in case you get hungry.

Do you have to print your Amtrak Wolverine ticket?

Amtrak Wolverine does not require a printed ticket to board the train. Instead, an eTicket is sent to you by email when you make your reservation. You can use your smartphone to show this eTicket to the ticketing agent as you board.

Does Amtrak Wolverine offer any premium features like extra legroom or movies?

Amtrak Wolverine goes the extra distance to deliver premium features to its customers.

Do you find yourself squished in a regular seat or just love having extra room to sprawl out? Well you’re in luck as Amtrak Wolverine offers extra legroom seating. Since there is no standard of what extra legroom is, the extra space you get may vary between train lines, but getting extra is always good.

Cheap Amtrak Wolverine tickets recently found on Wanderu

With 154 Amtrak Wolverine trips per day, there are a lot of great deals to uncover for the bargain hunter and Amtrak Wolverine tickets start at just $3.50. Check out some of the latest and greatest deals snatched up by Wanderu users.

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