Cheap Joliet to Rockford train tickets


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Lowest Price$28.50
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How to find cheap train tickets from Joliet to Rockford ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Joliet to Rockford 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 Joliet to Rockford was $28.50. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 11 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $8.14 compared to a typical last-minute fare. 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 journey from Joliet to Rockford ? How far is Joliet to Rockford ?

The distance between Joliet to Rockford is 73.30 miles or 117.94 km. A train trip from Joliet to Rockford typically takes 3 hours and 56 minutes. If you are looking to get to Rockford faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 3 hours and 11 minutes to get from Joliet to Rockford.

A train getaway to Rockford clocks in at less than 4 hours, station to station. If you plan ahead and get an early start, a day trip could be possible depending on the schedules for that day, but you will be limited on the time you can spend in Rockford before you have to hop on the train back to Joliet. Ideally, you should plan for at least a two-day trip to Rockford. It would be perfect for a weekend getaway.

On Saturday trains from Joliet to Rockford 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Joliet to Rockford

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Rockford. One train carrier operates regular service on the Joliet to Rockford route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Joliet to Rockford, usually offering 4 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Joliet to Rockford, 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.

One train carrier connects Joliet to Rockford


Amtrak train tickets from Joliet to Rockford start from $28.50, and on average cost $30.33. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Rockford. Amtrak in Joliet leaves from Gateway Center, And in Rockford trains arrive at Van Galder Bus Station - 7559 Walton St,

From Joliet to Rockford train travel on Amtrak takes 3 hours and 57 minutes. If you are looking to get to Rockford faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 11 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $30.48 for a one-way train ticket to Rockford.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Joliet on their way to Rockford. The busiest departure station in Joliet serving this route is Gateway Center.
  • Gateway Center
There is one train station where trains arrive in Rockford from Joliet., The busiest departure station in Joliet serving this route is Van Galder Bus Station - 7559 Walton St.
  • Van Galder Bus Station - 7559 Walton St