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Galesburg-Cleveland Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 3 daily trains from Galesburg to Cleveland. Traveling by train from Galesburg to Cleveland usually takes around 19 hours and 37 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in 16 hours and 50 minutes.

Distance452 mi (728 km)
Fastest train16h 50m
Lowest price$91.00
Most frequent serviceAmtrak
Train lines1

Price trends for trains from Galesburg to Cleveland

Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

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Which train should you take from Galesburg to Cleveland?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Galesburg, Illinois to Cleveland, Ohio. However, there are 3 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak319h 38m$102.33
  • Amtrak

    Amtrak

    Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 3 Amtrak trains from Galesburg to Cleveland every day, as well as 0 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $91.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Galesburg to Cleveland during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Galesburg to Cleveland?

The distance between Galesburg and Cleveland is approximately 452 miles, or 728 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 19 hours and 37 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 16 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Galesburg to Cleveland 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 Friday 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 Galesburg at 7:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00am. 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 Galesburg to Cleveland?

There are 3 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Cleveland to Galesburg.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Galesburg?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Galesburg:

Other train stations in Galesburg:

  • 225 S Seminary St

Where is the train station in Cleveland?

Arrival stations

Cleveland has one train station:

Other train stations in Cleveland:

  • 200 Cleveland Mem Shrwy

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