Train Galesburg IL - Waukegan IL

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Travel information

Information about the train from Galesburg to Waukegan. The train is one of the safest modes of transportation in existence, and offers a comfortable atmosphere for you to relax on your journey from Galesburg to Waukegan. Best of all, getting from Galesburg to Waukegan is budget-friendly, with train tickets starting at just $16. This is an estimate, so please contact the train ticket seller directly for precise information.


According to our database, the best route to go from Galesburg to Waukegan is through Libertyville. Take a look at the route we propose for this trip. We show you all available schedules for each train trip.


Tickets and schedules

Step 1

Galesburg Station

Libertyville Station

2h 9m



Galesburg Station

Libertyville Station

6h 22m



Galesburg Station

Libertyville Station

2h 34m



Galesburg Station

Libertyville Station

2h 8m



Step 2
Train from Libertyville IL to Waukegan IL
Instructions Station Distance Duration
Train towards Chicago Union Station Libertyville 18.3km 18m
Walk to Deerfield Metra (Park Ave & Jewett Park Dr) 0.3km 3m
Bus towards Highland Park Metra Station Deerfield Metra (Park Ave & Jewett Park Dr) 5.2km 14m
Highland Park Metra Station
Walk to Highland Park 0.0km 1m
Train towards Kenosha Highland Park 20.9km 28m

Frequently asked questions

How can I get cheap train tickets to go from Galesburg to Waukegan?

If you want to get cheap train tickets from Galesburg to Waukegan we recommend that you book in advance as the best Amtrak tickets sell out fast.The cheapest ticket is usually $16 and the most expensive one to go to Waukegan is approximately $61. .Remember that you must also add the cost of the journey: Libertyville -> Waukegan

What time is the first train from Galesburg?

The first trains for the route we propose are:
Galesburg -> Libertyville: 07:38
Libertyville -> Waukegan: -

What companies can help me on my trip?

The companies that can help you are: Amtrak.

How can I get ticket refund on Amtrak?

Each company has its rules and depending on the ticket, price, and offer different refund policies apply. We recommend that you contact the company where you bought the ticket to get a solution.

Why do I see more than one step on the route Galesburg - Waukegan?

In Goticket we try to give a solution for every trip the user asks. Sometimes is not possible but we do our best to group different train direct routes to in order to create a multi-step journey that satisfies the user. This is the route we recommend::
1.- Galesburg -> Libertyville
2.- Libertyville -> Waukegan

How far is Galesburg from Waukegan?

The approximate distance between the two places is 304 km. With the route we propose, it will take approximately 3h 12m (plus the time it takes to you to make: Libertyville -> Waukegan).

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