City of City of
Illini Orleans Train Name Orleans Illini
391 59 Train Number 58 392
Daily Daily Days of Operation Daily Daily
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4:05p 8:00p 0 Dp Chicago, IL (Union Sta.) CT Ar 9:00a 9:35p
M 4:46p M 8:54p 25 Homewood, IL M 7:44a D 8:17p
5:12p F 9:23p 57 Kankakee, IL F 7:13a 7:50p
5:34p ---- 82 Gilman, IL ---- 7:28p
6:00p ---- 115 Rantoul, IL ---- 7:02p
6:15p 10:34p 129 Champaign-Urbana, IL 6:10a 6:49p
6:55p F11:13p 174 Mattoon, IL (Charleston) F 5:23a 6:06p
7:19p F11:37p 201 Effingham, IL F 4:57a 5:42p
8:06p F12:25a 254 Centralia, IL F 4:10a 4:58p
8:39p ---- 289 DuQuoin, IL ---- 4:26p
9:35p 1:21a 310 Ar Carbondale, IL Dp 3:16a 4:05p
To New From New
D -- Stops to discharge passengers only.
F -- Stops only on signal, or advance notice to conductor.
M -- Passengers not carried locally between Homewood and Chicago except
when connecting at Chicago with other Amtrak trains. Connections at
Homewood with Metra Electric commuter rail to Chicago (Randolph Street Sta.).
and information for Metra available
Complimentary newspaper and non-alcoholic beverages.
Cafe Service -- Sandwiches, snacks, and beverages,
A limited number of spaces are available to transport unboxed bicycles.
Reservations required; service charge applies.
Passenger assists in loading, securing, and unloading bicycle.
Baggage -- No checked baggage handling on this train.
Smoking -- Smoking is prohibited on this train.
service on the City of New Orleans (Trains 58 and 59)
Coaches -- Reservations required.
First Class Superliner Service
Amtrak's Metropolitan Lounge available in Chicago, and private waiting
area available in New Orleans for First Class Service passengers.
Dining Car -- Complete meals
Sightseer Lounge -- Sandwiches, snacks, and beverages
Entertainment -- Feature movies, games, and hospitality hour
Trails and Rails Program -- In a cooperative effort with the
National Park Service, an interpretive guide provides a narrative along the
route (weekends only through May).
Baggage -- Checked baggage is handled at Chicago, Champaign-Urbana,
Smoking -- Smoking is prohibited entirely on this train. Passengers
may smoke on station platforms as announced by train crews, and must remain
next to the train, ready to board immediately upon hearing the locomotive horn
and verbal "All Aboard" calls.
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Subject to change without notice.
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Please confirm departure and arrival times when making reservations.
Illini service is financed primarily through funds made available by the
Illinois Department of Transportation. State supported trains are operated at
the discretion of each state and their operation is dependent upon continued
state financial support.