Amtrak Depot

Service Areas
Maintained by the City of Princeton, the Princeton Amtrak Depot offers both regional and national daily rail service:
  • Regional service to many communities including Chicago, Naperville, Galesburg, Macomb, and Quincy
  • National rail service Los Angeles, Sacramento, Omaha, Albuquerque, Salt Lake City, Denver, Flagstaff, and many more
The depot also offers free overnight parking and free wireless internet access.

Service Information
  • Lobby open from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.; 7 days a week
  • Staff available 30 minutes before and after each train arrival / departure
  • To make reservations or check on train status, call Amtrak at 800-872-7245 or visit Amtrak online.
  • For Illinois specific Amtrak information, visit the Illinois Department of Transportation website.
Train Schedules (All Daily)
  • California Zephyr (Western U.S.)
    • Train 5 westbound at 3:34 p.m.
    • Train 6 eastbound at 12:20 p.m.
  • Southwest Chief (Southwestern U.S.)
    • Train 3 westbound at 5:01 p.m.
    • Train 4 eastbound at 1 p.m.
  • Illinois Service (Regional)
    • Train 383 westbound at 7:40 p.m.
    • Train 380 eastbound at 8:30 a.m.
  • Carl Sandburg (Regional)
    • Train 381 westbound at 9:45 a.m.
    • Train 382 eastbound at 7:40 p.m.