Cheap train tickets from Summit to Alton


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How much are train tickets from Summit to Alton?

Lowest Price$29.00
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Summit to Alton?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Summit to Alton 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 Summit to Alton was $29.00. 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 ride from Summit to Alton?

The distance between Summit and Alton is approximately 236.14 miles, or 379.93 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 4 hours and 8 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 7 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Summit to Alton?

On Thursday trains from Summit to Alton 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak Lincoln Service has the most connections between Summit to Alton

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Alton. One train carrier operates regular service on the Summit to Alton route. Amtrak Lincoln Service offers the most scheduled departures between Summit to Alton, usually offering 2 trips per day. 2 train trips per day are direct connections to Alton, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

One train company connects Summit to Alton

Amtrak Lincoln Service

Amtrak Lincoln Service train tickets from Summit to Alton start from $29.00, and on average cost $35.04. Daily there are 2 Amtrak Lincoln Service schedules to Alton. Amtrak Lincoln Service in Summit leaves from Archer Ave and S Center Ave, And in Alton trains arrive at Multi-Modal Transportation Center,

From Summit to Alton train travel on Amtrak Lincoln Service takes 4 hours and 9 minutes. If you are looking to get to Alton faster, Amtrak Lincoln Service offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 7 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Lincoln Service offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $46.38 for a one-way train ticket to Alton.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Summit on their way to Alton. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Summit are:
  • Archer Ave and S Center Ave
There is one train station where trains arrive in Alton from Summit. These are the busiest arriving stations in Alton:
  • Multi-Modal Transportation Center