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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Champaign to Mattoon?

Lowest Price$3.50
Fastest Train0h 37m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines2
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Price trends for trains from Champaign to Mattoon

Average prices by travel date

$15$10$5JulAug

Monthly average prices

$25$20$15$10$5SONDJFMAMJJA

Prices as travel date approaches

$25$20$15$10$53020100

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Champaign to Mattoon right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from Champaign to Mattoon?

In the last month, $3.50 was the average price of a train ticket from Champaign, IL to Mattoon, IL. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 10 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $3.50 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Champaign to Mattoon?

The distance between Champaign and Mattoon is approximately 44 miles, or 71 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 39 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 37 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Mattoon.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Champaign to Mattoon are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Wednesday 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 Champaign at 6:00pm while the last train of the day leaves at 10:00pm. 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 Champaign to Mattoon?

Trains leave the station in Champaign twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Mattoon with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to get off or switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Mattoon to Champaign. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Champaign to Mattoon for $18.00.

Which train should you take from Champaign to Mattoon?

2 train services operate from Champaign, Illinois to Mattoon, Illinois. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak City of New Orleans10h 38m$3.74
Amtrak Illini Service10h 40m$3.74

Where is the train station in Champaign?

There is one train station in Champaign:

  • Illinois Term - 45 E University Ave

Where is the train station in Mattoon?

Mattoon has one train station:

  • 1718 Broadway Ave

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