Cheap train tickets from Staples to Lincoln, IL


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How much are train tickets from Staples to Lincoln, IL?

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How do you find cheap train tickets from Staples to Lincoln, IL?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Staples to Lincoln 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 Staples to Lincoln was $121.50. 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 Staples to Lincoln, IL?

The distance between Staples and Lincoln is approximately 508.54 miles, or 818.21 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 18 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 17 hours and 33 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 Staples to Lincoln?

On Tuesday trains from Staples to Lincoln 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Staples to Lincoln?

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Lincoln. One train carrier operates regular service on the Staples to Lincoln route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Staples to Lincoln, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Staples to Lincoln, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

One train company connects Staples to Lincoln


Amtrak train tickets from Staples to Lincoln start from $108.00, and on average cost $121.50. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Lincoln. Amtrak in Staples leaves from First Ave NE and Fourth St NE, And in Lincoln trains arrive at 101 N Chicago St,

From Staples to Lincoln train travel on Amtrak takes 17 hours and 33 minutes.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Staples on their way to Lincoln:
  • First Ave NE and Fourth St NE
There is one train station where trains from Staples arrive in Lincoln:
  • 101 N Chicago St