Illini Amtrak trains travel between Chicago and Carbondale, IL. Saluki trains stop at some of the same stations and provide additional travel options.

Schedule Highlights

  • Trains depart Carbondale in late afternoon.
  • Trains depart Chicago in late afternoon.
  • Travel time between Chicago and Champaign-Urbana is 2.5 hours.
  • Travel time between Chicago and Carbondale is about 5.5 hours.

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