There are 3 ways to get from Joliet to Springfield Station by train, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Joliet Union Station to Springfield Amtrak Lincoln Service / ...

$35 - $85

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Drive  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Joliet to Springfield Station 164.7 miles

$16 - $24

Train, fly  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Joliet to LaSalle Street
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Springfield (SPI) ORD - SPI

$108 - $371

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Joliet Union Station station and arriving at Springfield Amtrak. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

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The distance between Joliet and Springfield Station is 145 miles. The road distance is 164.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Joliet to Springfield Station without a car is to train which takes 2 h 31 min and costs .

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The train from Joliet Union Station to Springfield Amtrak takes 2 h 31 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Joliet to Springfield Station train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Joliet Union Station.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Springfield Airport is the direct flight which takes 59 min.

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Joliet to Springfield Station train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Springfield Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Joliet to Springfield Station is 165 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to drive from Joliet to Springfield Station.

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United Airlines offers flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Springfield Airport.

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  • Distance: 145.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 31 min

What companies run services between Joliet, IL, USA and Springfield Station, IL, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Joliet to Springfield Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 2 h 31 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Joliet Union Station to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Joliet to LaSalle Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
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There are 35+ hotels available in Springfield Station. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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