There are 3 ways to get from Macomb to Bloomington by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Macomb Amtrak to Galesburg Amtrak Carl Sandburg / ...
  2. Take the bus from Galesburg Amtrak to Bloomington/Normal, IL 1401 / ...

$51 - $88

2 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Macomb Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Carl Sandburg / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak Lincoln Service / ...

$56 - $290

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Macomb to Bloomington 112.2 miles

$11 - $16

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Macomb to Bloomington. However, there are services departing from Macomb Amtrak and arriving at Bloomington-Normal Amtrak via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 43 min.

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The distance between Macomb and Bloomington is 89 miles. The road distance is 112.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Macomb to Bloomington without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Macomb to Bloomington, including transfers.

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Macomb to Bloomington train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Macomb Amtrak station.

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Macomb to Bloomington train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Bloomington-Normal Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Macomb to Bloomington is 112 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to drive from Macomb to Bloomington.

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  • Distance: 88.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 34 min

What companies run services between Macomb, IL, USA and Bloomington, IL, USA?

You can take a train from Macomb to Bloomington via Chicago Union Station in around 6 h 43 min.

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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Macomb Amtrak to Galesburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Macomb Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Chicago Union Station to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$14 - $21
Business Seat
$28
Roomette
$183
Bedroom
$330 - $350
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways

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