Duration 34h 26m
Distance 1312.7 miles
Average price $224
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The average train between Mount Vernon and Lincoln takes 34h 26m and the fastest train takes 34h 20m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Mount Vernon to Lincoln. 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. Harlem-125th St.
  2. Croton-Harmon Amtrak Station
  3. Chicago Union Station
  4. Lincoln
32h 5m
$175 - $265

Mount Vernon to Lincoln train times

Trains run six times a week between Mount Vernon and Lincoln. The service departs Mount Vernon at 14:09 in the afternoon, which arrives into Lincoln at 00:08. All services require a transfer, and take on average 34h 26m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Mount Vernon to Lincoln? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Mount Vernon to Lincoln station. However, there are services departing from Mt Vernon East and arriving at Lincoln Amtrak Station via Harlem-125th St., Croton-Harmon Amtrak Station and Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 5m.

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The distance between Mount Vernon and Lincoln is 1197 miles. The road distance is 1312.7 miles.

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Mount Vernon to Lincoln train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from Harlem-125th St. station.

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Mount Vernon to Lincoln train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Lincoln Amtrak Station.

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Lincoln is 1h behind Mount Vernon. It is currently 10:14 AM in Mount Vernon and 9:14 AM in Lincoln.

There are 61+ hotels available in Lincoln. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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