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There is one daily train from Lincoln to Little Rock. Traveling by train from Lincoln to Little Rock usually takes around 10 hours and 25 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.
|Distance||406 mi (654 km)|
|Fastest train||10h 25m|
|Trains per day||1|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak Texas Eagle|
Which train should you take from Lincoln to Little Rock?
Amtrak Texas Eagle is the one and only train line which connects Lincoln, Illinois to Little Rock, Arkansas. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak Texas Eagle||1||10h 25m||$76.00|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Lincoln to Little Rock 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 Lincoln to Little Rock?
The distance between Lincoln and Little Rock is approximately 406 miles, or 654 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 10 hours and 25 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 Lincoln to Little Rock are the most crowded on Friday. 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?
Most days, there is only one train which leaves Lincoln at 4:00pm and arrives in Little Rock around 10 hours later.
Is there a direct train from Lincoln to Little Rock?
Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Little Rock 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 Little Rock to Lincoln.
Where is the train station in Lincoln?
There is one train station in Lincoln.
Where is the train station in Little Rock?
Little Rock has one train station.
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