Trains from La Grange to Plano

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La Grange - Plano Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There is one daily train from La Grange to Plano. Traveling by train from La Grange to Plano usually takes around 38 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance36 mi (58 km)
Fastest train0h 38m
Lowest price$7.00
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Illinois Zephyr
Train lines2

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from La Grange to Plano

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August 19, 2021- Visiting family

Amtrak Carl Sandburg

It's hard to figure out where to exit at your stop

It's hard to figure out where to exit at your stop

What is the price of a train ticket from La Grange to Plano?

In the last month, $8.00 was the average price of a train ticket from La Grange to Plano. 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 3 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $6.93 more than that for a same-day booking.

Monthly average prices

Traveling from La Grange to Plano by train will cost you about the same regardless of the time of year for which you plan your trip. In general, train ticket prices for that route don’t fluctuate much throughout the year, so expect to pay around $7 whenever you decide to board the train to Plano.

Which train should you take from La Grange to Plano?

2 train services operate from La Grange to Plano. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Carl Sandburg10h 38m$8.00
Amtrak Illinois Zephyr10h 38m$14.05
  • Amtrak Carl Sandburg

    Amtrak Carl Sandburg

    The Amtrak Carl Sandburg, named after the Pulitzer-winning author, is a sister service to the Illinois Zephyr. Both operate daily services between Chicago and Quincy with additional stops in Naperville and Kewanee. Whether you buy a coach class or business class ticket, you'll have plenty of legroom and complimentary WiFi, plus access to refreshments at the onboard cafe.

  • Amtrak Illinois Zephyr

    Amtrak Illinois Zephyr

    The Illinois Zephyr is a passenger train operated by Amtrak, running between Quincy and Chicago. Taking the train from La Grange to Plano is a comfortable option, and tickets on this route cost on average. The Illinois Zephyr and its sister train, the Carl Sandburg, serve one of Amtrak's most popular lines. The train features amenities such as airline-style coach seating, a cafe on board, power outlets, restrooms, and Wi-Fi.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from La Grange to Plano 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.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the train or in stations.

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 La Grange to Plano?

The distance between La Grange and Plano is approximately 36 miles, or 58 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 38 minutes, It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Plano.

When are trains the most crowded?

Tuesday tends to be the busiest day of the week with travelers taking trains from La Grange to Plano. Ticket price also tend to be more expensive on Tuesday than other days. If you are hoping to have more room on the train and even save some change check out travel options on Sunday instead, as less people travel then and deals are more likely to be found.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves La Grange at 7:00am and arrives in Plano within the hour.

Is there a direct train from La Grange to Plano?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Plano with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Plano to La Grange.

Station Information

Where is the train station in La Grange?

Main departure station: 25 W Burlington Ave

There is one train station in La Grange.

All train stations in La Grange:

  • 25 W Burlington Ave

Where is the train station in Plano?

Main arrival station: 101 W Main St

Plano has one train station.

All train stations in Plano:

  • 101 W Main St

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