Don't forget to buy food and drinks in advance if you need them: train stations do not always have shops, while onboard cafés are not always available and often very expensive.
When travelling on such short distances, you can take into account also busses and carpooling options: with some luck you will find very cheap options, even if you book on short notice.
Which stations serve the rail line Chicago, IL - Springfield, IL?
The trains to Springfield, IL leave Chicago, IL from Chicago, IL and arrive in Springfield, IL.
How many connections are there to go Springfield, IL from Chicago, IL by train per day?
5 connections are available every day to travel from Chicago, IL to Springfield, IL by train. Please know that all these routes are direct lines. There is no connection between these two cities with a change. Consequently, you will never have to change trains.
How long does it take from Chicago, IL to Springfield, IL and when do the trains leave?
The first train to Springfield, IL leaves at 07:12, whereas the last one at 19:08. On average, the journey lasts 3 hours and 20 minutes, but with the fastest connections you will be in Springfield, IL in 3 hours and 12 minutes.