Cheap train tickets from Montgomery, AL to Galesburg


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How much are train tickets from Montgomery, AL to Galesburg?

Lowest Price$237.00
Fastest33h 50m
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Montgomery, AL to Galesburg?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Montgomery to Galesburg is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Montgomery to Galesburg was $240.00. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Montgomery, AL to Galesburg?

The distance between Montgomery and Galesburg is approximately 634.54 miles, or 1020.93 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 36 hours and 21 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 33 hours and 50 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Montgomery to Galesburg?

On Saturday trains from Montgomery to Galesburg are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Montgomery, AL to Galesburg

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Galesburg. One train carrier operates regular service on the Montgomery to Galesburg route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Montgomery to Galesburg, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Montgomery to Galesburg, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Montgomery, AL to Galesburg, which start at $244.00.

One train company connects Montgomery to Galesburg


Amtrak train tickets from Montgomery to Galesburg start from $237.00, and on average cost $240.00. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Galesburg. Amtrak in Montgomery leaves from 495 Molton St, And in Galesburg trains arrive at 225 S Seminary St,

From Montgomery to Galesburg train travel on Amtrak takes 36 hours and 22 minutes. If you are looking to get to Galesburg faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 33 hours and 50 minutes.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Montgomery on their way to Galesburg. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Montgomery are:
  • 495 Molton St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Galesburg from Montgomery. These are the busiest arriving stations in Galesburg:
  • 225 S Seminary St