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Mendota's Union Depot station is where the Illinois Zephyr, Carl Sandburg and the Southwest Chief make daily stops.
PLEASE NOTE the train times do vary from time to time. Call Amtrak for exact times. 1 (800) USA-RAIL
The ILINOIS ZEPHYR train #348 heading to Chicago arrives at 8:49am and comes back in the evening at 7:20 (train #347)
The SOUTHWEST CHIEF train #4 arrives at 12:58pm enroute to Chicago and train #3 arrives at 4:37pm heading westward to Los Angeles, CA.  (See details below)

A new Train has been added: The Carl Sandburg travels from Macomb to Chicago and back. Eastbound from Chicago in the Morning and West to Chicago in the evening. Check for current schedules on all these trains!!!!!!

Travel by Train

Take the train east to Chicago or west
For detailed schedules see

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