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Illinois train travel info

Destinations40
Companies17
Stations595
Connections1,076
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How much does it cost to take the train to/from Illinois?

Of the 40 cities in Illinois with train service, the average cost of train tickets is $47.00 on the top routes. The cheapest ticket available costs $4.00 while the most expensive ticket is $206.00 at this time.

Wanderu helps you search and compare train schedules and prices for 1076 routes to Illinois. Here are some of the most popular trips to Illinois you can search and book on Wanderu:

trains from Detroit to Chicago
daily trips1
price$32.00
trains from Chicago to Springfield
daily trips3
price$19.00
trains from New York to Chicago
daily trips4
price$90.00
trains from St Louis to Chicago
daily trips3
price$25.00
trains from Joliet to Springfield
daily trips3
price$14.00
17 train companies operate trains to and from Illinois. In total, the state has 40 destinations reachable by train. For train trips from out of state, Amtrak is your best bet, with trains from cities in other states. For in-state travel, Amtrak has the most coverage, with 34 routes connecting cities within Illinois.

Illinois Trains

Amtrak

Amtrak connects 34 cities and towns within Illinois. It also has trains to Illinois from 363 cities in other states.
Destinations
397
Routes
1306

Amtrak Texas Eagle

Amtrak Texas Eagle connects 8 cities and towns within Illinois. It also has trains to Illinois from 30 cities in other states.
Destinations
38
Routes
111

Amtrak City of New Orleans

Amtrak City of New Orleans connects 8 cities and towns within Illinois. It also has trains to Illinois from 12 cities in other states.
Destinations
20
Routes
79

Amtrak Lincoln Service

Amtrak Lincoln Service connects 10 cities and towns within Illinois. Additionally, there are trains from out of state.
Destinations
11
Routes
75

Amtrak Illinois Zephyr

Amtrak Illinois Zephyr connects 10 cities and towns within Illinois. However, it does not offer train service from out of state.
Destinations
10
Routes
68

Amtrak Southwest Chief

Amtrak Southwest Chief connects 5 cities and towns within Illinois. It also has trains to Illinois from 25 cities in other states.
Destinations
30
Routes
62

Amtrak California Zephyr

Amtrak California Zephyr connects 2 cities and towns within Illinois. It also has trains to Illinois from 28 cities in other states.
Destinations
30
Routes
47

Amtrak Empire Builder

Amtrak Empire Builder currently does not offer scheduled train service between cities within Illinois. However, it does have scheduled train service to Illinois from 36 locations outside of the state.
Destinations
36
Routes
42

Amtrak Illini Service

Amtrak Illini Service connects 9 cities and towns within Illinois. However, it does not offer train service from out of state.
Destinations
9
Routes
31

Amtrak Saluki

Amtrak Saluki connects 9 cities and towns within Illinois. However, it does not offer train service from out of state.
Destinations
9
Routes
31

train destinations in Illinois