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Amtrak - California Zephyr



CALIFORNIA ZEPHYR
Chicago, IL - Emeryville, CA
3923 km / 2438 miles

 

Train Data:

Route

Chicago, IL - Emeryville, CA

Distance

2438 miles / 3923 km

Operation

Daily

Time

53h 49m

Train Set

Superliner

Cars

Sleeper, Coach, Dinner, Lounge, Baggage

 

Station Information:

Station State Time Zone Distance

Elevation

Notes

Chicago

IL

CT

0 mi

182 m

METRA

(La Grange Road)

IL

CT

14 mi

195 m

Not stop, METRA

Naperville

IL

CT

28 mi

218 m

METRA

(Plano)

IL

CT

52 mi

198 m

Not stop

(Mendota)

IL

CT

83 mi

229 m

Not stop

Princeton

IL

CT

104 mi

213 m

 

(Kewanee)

IL

CT

131 mi

 260 m

Not stop

Galesburg

IL

CT

162 mi

238 m

 

Burlington

IA

CT

205 mi

164 m

 

Mount Pleasant

IA

CT

233 mi

223 m

 

Ottumwa

IA

CT

279 mi

  198 m

 

Osceola

IA

CT

359 mi

347 m

 

Creston

IA

CT

392 mi

400 m

 

Omaha

NE

CT

500 mi

320 m

Biggest city in Nebraska

Lincoln

NE

CT

555 mi

351 m

State Capitol

Hastings

NE

CT

652 mi

589 m

 

Holdrege

NE

CT

706 mi

709 m

 

McCook

NE

CT

783 mi

765 m

 

Fort Morgan

CO

MT

960 mi

1320 m

 

Denver

CO

MT

1038 mi

 1575 m

State Capitol, Light Rail

Fraser-Winter Park

CO

MT

1100 mi

 2613 m

Highest Amtrak Station

Granby

CO

MT

1113 mi

2418 m

 

Glenwood Springs

CO

MT

1223 mi

 1756 m

Hot spring resort

Grand Junction

CO

MT

1311 mi

1393 m

 

Green River

UT

MT

1417 mi

1242 m

 

Helper

UT

MT

1488 mi

1780 m

 

Provo

UT

MT

1563 mi

1376 m

 

Salt Lake City

UT

MT

1608 mi

1295 m

State Capitol, FrontRunner, Light Rail

Elko

NV

PT

1871 mi

1542 m

 

Winnemucca

NV

PT

2013 mi

1320 m

 

Reno

NV

PT

2202 mi

1372 m

Casino City

Truckee

CA

PT

2237 mi

1775 m

 

Colfax

CA

PT

2301 mi

738 m

 

(Auburn)

CA

PT

 2318 mi

408 m

Not stop

(Rocklin)

CA

PT

2332 mi

76 m

Not stop

Roseville

CA

PT

2336 mi

49 m

 

Sacramento

CA

PT

2353 mi

6 m

State Capitol, Light Rail

Davis

CA

PT

2367 mi

15 m

 

(Suisun)

CA

PT

2393 mi

1 m

Not stop

Martinez

CA

PT

2411 mi

2 m

 

(Richmond)

CA

PT

2430 mi

12 m

Not stop, BART

(Berkeley)

CA

PT

2436 mi

4 m

Not stop

Emeryville

CA

PT

2438 mi

3 m

Transfer to San Francisco

Note: California Zephyr does not stop at the stations in parentheses (  ). 

Only Amtrak stations are listed.  Commuter Train Stations are not shown.


Photo 1 Photo 2

Emeryville, CA - Martinez, CA (June 2009)

Colfax, CA - Truckee, CA (June 2009)

Photo 3

Photo 4

Lounge Car near Helper, UT (June 2009)

Fraser, CO - Denver, CO (June 2009)

Photo 5

Photo 6

Burlington, IA - Galesburg, IL (June 2009)

Chicago, IL (June 2009)

Photo 7

Photo 8

Emeryville, CA (June 2009)

Reno, NV (June 2009)


Media by McCann

 

~ Actual Train Consists - California Zephyr Car Numbers ~

June 26, 2009: Train #6

Chicago, IL

P42 Locomotive   159
P42 Locomotive   61

Baggage (Heritage)

  1232
Transition Sleeper (Superliner 2)   39026
Sleeper (Superliner 1)   32025
Sleeper (Superliner 1)   32031
Dining Car (Superliner 1)   38024
Sightseer Lounge (Superliner 1)   33021
Coach (Superliner 1)   34062
Baggage/Coach (Superliner 1)   31039
Coach (Superliner 2)   34139

*All Passenger cars are Superliner

 


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