Intermodal Service: Yes
Piggy Back Ramp Available: No
Amtrak has twice daily round-trip service to and from Chicago’s Union Station and Macomb.
Illinois Zephyer leaves Macomb 7AM. Carl Sandburg leaves Macomb 6:18PM.
The expanded state service, known as the Carl Sandburg route (Trains 381 and 382), and the traditional Illinois Zephyr route (Trains 380 and 383) both reach Macomb.
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Tickets must be purchased in advance and are available nationwide through Amtrak.com, by calling 800-USA-RAIL, using Quik-Trak automated ticket machines or at an authorized travel agent such as Macomb Travel Center (309-833-5531), located in the Macomb Amtrak station.
Go West provides service for students needing a ride to or from the train station to meet Amtrak. Please see the Go West Schedules for more information.