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Duration 4h 9m
Distance 121 miles
Average price $42
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Blue Island and Uptown Station takes 4h 9m and the fastest train takes 2h 21m. The train service runs several times per day from Blue Island to Uptown Station. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Blue Island-Vermont
  2. Joliet Gateway Center
  3. Uptown Station
3h 11m
$33 - $47

Blue Island to Uptown Station train times

Trains run five times a day between Blue Island and Uptown Station. The earliest departure is at 13:05 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Blue Island is at 22:40 which arrives into Uptown Station at 09:11. All services require a transfer at Joliet and take an average of 4h 9m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Blue Island to Uptown Station station. However, there are services departing from Blue Island-Vermont and arriving at Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station via Joliet Gateway Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 11m.

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The distance between Blue Island and Uptown Station is 105 miles. The road distance is 121 miles.

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Blue Island to Uptown Station train services, operated by Metra, depart from Blue Island-Vermont station.

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Blue Island to Uptown Station train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station.

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There are 68+ hotels available in Uptown Station. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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