The distance between Joliet to Grand Rapids is 158.56 miles or 255.12 km. A train trip from Joliet to Grand Rapids typically takes 11 hours and 15 minutes. If you are looking to get to Grand Rapids faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 11 hours and 15 minutes to get from Joliet to Grand Rapids.
Going from Joliet to Grand Rapids by train takes over 11 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Sunday trains from Joliet to Grand Rapids 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 Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Amtrak train tickets from Joliet to Grand Rapids start from $35.50, and on average cost $48.82. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Grand Rapids. Amtrak in Joliet leaves from Gateway Center, And in Grand Rapids trains arrive at 440 Century Ave SW,
From Joliet to Grand Rapids train travel on Amtrak takes 11 hours and 15 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Grand Rapids on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $50.72 for a one-way weekend reservation from Joliet.