• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Springfield, IL to Galesburg, IL 5522
  2. Take the train from Galesburg Amtrak to Macomb Amtrak Carl Sandburg / ...

$23 - $45

2 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 2 min

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

$80 - $194

Drive  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Springfield to Macomb 84 miles

$8 - $12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Springfield to Macomb is to drive which costs $8 - $12 and takes 1 h 50 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Springfield to Macomb is to drive which costs $8 - $12 and takes 1 h 50 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Springfield to Macomb. However, there are services departing from Springfield Amtrak and arriving at Macomb Amtrak via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 2 min.

More details

The distance between Springfield and Macomb is 71 miles. The road distance is 84 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Springfield to Macomb without a car is to Amtrak Thruway and train which takes 3 h 51 min and costs $23 - $45.

More details

It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Springfield to Macomb, including transfers.

More details

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

More details

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

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Springfield to Macomb is 84 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to drive from Springfield to Macomb.

Get driving directions

Book your Springfield to Macomb train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

Map of how to get from Springfield to Macomb.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 71.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

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

You can take a train from Springfield to Macomb via Chicago Union Station in around 8 h 2 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Galesburg Amtrak to Macomb Amtrak
Ave. Duration
36 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 Springfield Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Train from Chicago Union Station to Macomb Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 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
Bus 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Springfield, IL to Galesburg, IL
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

There are seven+ hotels available in Macomb. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

More details