Train Jacksonville IL - Des Moines IA

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Travel information

Information about the train from Jacksonville to Des Moines. 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 Jacksonville to Des Moines. Best of all, getting from Jacksonville to Des Moines is budget-friendly, with train tickets starting at just $66. 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 Jacksonville to Des Moines is through Osceola. Take a look at the route we propose for this trip. We show you all available schedules for each train trip.

Des Moines

Tickets and schedules

Step 1

Jacksonville Station

Osceola Station

12h 14m



Jacksonville Station

Osceola Station

10h 54m



Jacksonville Station

Osceola Station

10h 54m



Step 2

You can find the most accurate information for the route Osceola IA - Des Moines IA by clicking here

Frequently asked questions

How can I get cheap train tickets to go from Jacksonville to Des Moines?

If you want to get cheap train tickets from Jacksonville to Des Moines we recommend that you book in advance as the best Amtrak tickets sell out fast.The cheapest ticket is usually $66 and the most expensive one to go to Des Moines is approximately $173. .Remember that you must also add the cost of the journey: Osceola -> Des Moines

What time is the first train from Jacksonville?

The first trains for the route we propose are:
Jacksonville -> Osceola: 07:55
Osceola -> Des Moines: -

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 Jacksonville - Des Moines?

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.- Jacksonville -> Osceola
2.- Osceola -> Des Moines

How far is Jacksonville from Des Moines?

The approximate distance between the two places is 409 km. With the route we propose, it will take approximately 10h 54m (plus the time it takes to you to make: Osceola -> Des Moines).

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