The distance between Madison to Louisville is 384.02 miles or 617.86 km. A train trip from Madison to Louisville typically takes 19 hours and 12 minutes. If you are looking to get to Louisville faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 19 hours and 5 minutes to get from Madison to Louisville.
Going from Madison to Louisville by train takes over 19 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 Wednesday trains from Madison to Louisville 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 Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Louisville. One train carrier operates regular service on the Madison to Louisville route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Madison to Louisville, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Madison to Louisville, 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.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Madison to Louisville, which start at $113.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Madison to Louisville start from $83.00, and on average cost $83.00. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Louisville. Amtrak in Madison leaves from UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St and one other station. And in Louisville trains arrive at Bus Terminal - 720 W Muhammad Ali Blvd,
From Madison to Louisville train travel on Amtrak takes 19 hours and 13 minutes. If you are looking to get to Louisville faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 19 hours and 5 minutes.