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How much are train tickets from Effingham to Homewood?

Lowest Price$22.00
Fastest Train2h 37m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines2
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Effingham-Homewood Train Schedule

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Effingham to Homewood 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. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their 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.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Effingham to Homewood?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $22.00 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Effingham to Homewood.

How long is the train journey from Effingham to Homewood?

The distance between Effingham and Homewood is approximately 175 miles, or 281 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 41 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 37 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Effingham to Homewood 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 Tuesday 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 Effingham at 4:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 9:00am. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Effingham to Homewood?

Trains leave the station in Effingham twice a day, so thre are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Homewood 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 Homewood to Effingham.

What train services are there from Effingham to Homewood?

2 train services operate from Effingham to Homewood. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak City of New Orleans12h 44m$22.00
Amtrak Saluki12h 37m$22.00

Where is the train station in Effingham?

There is one train station in Effingham:

  • 401 W National Ave

Where is the train station in Homewood?

Homewood has one train station:

  • 18015 Park Ave

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