The distance between Lincoln NE to Springfield IL is 377.75 miles or 607.78 km. A train trip from Lincoln NE to Springfield IL typically takes 16 hours and 23 minutes. If you are looking to get to Springfield faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 13 hours and 4 minutes to get from Lincoln to Springfield.
Going from Lincoln to Springfield by train takes over 16 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Thursday trains from Lincoln to Springfield 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 Thursday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Amtrak train tickets from Lincoln to Springfield start from $82.00, and on average cost $96.50. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Springfield. Amtrak in Lincoln leaves from 277 Pinnacle Arena Dr, And in Springfield trains arrive at 100 N Third St,
From Lincoln to Springfield train travel on Amtrak takes 16 hours and 24 minutes. If you are looking to get to Springfield faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 13 hours and 4 minutes.