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How much are train tickets from Springfield to Carlinville?

Lowest Price$7.00
Fastest Train0h 35m
Trains Per Day3
Train Lines2
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Springfield-Carlinville Train Schedule

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Springfield to Carlinville right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from Springfield to Carlinville?

In the last month, $7.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Springfield, IL to Carlinville, IL. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Springfield to Carlinville?

The distance between Springfield and Carlinville is approximately 37 miles, or 59 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 38 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 35 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Carlinville.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Springfield to Carlinville are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Sunday 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 Springfield at 12:00pm while the last train of the day leaves at 10:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Springfield to Carlinville?

There are 3 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Springfield to Carlinville.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Carlinville to Springfield.

What train services are there from Springfield to Carlinville?

2 train services operate from Springfield, Illinois to Carlinville, Illinois. Amtrak Lincoln Service usually has more trains scheduled, with 2 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Lincoln Service20h 39m$7.00
Amtrak Texas Eagle10h 35m$7.00

Where is the train station in Springfield?

There is one train station in Springfield:

  • 100 N Third St

Where is the train station in Carlinville?

Carlinville has one train station:

  • 128 Alton Rd

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