Even the middle of nowhere is amazing. Throughout this beautiful country of ours are miles of beautiful terrain that can only be seen by train. Imagine passing through snow-capped mountains and towering forests and crossing rivers that stretch as far as the eye can see. There's so much unforgettable travel scenery out there, and riding the train is simply the best way to discover it all.
In Illinois, Amtrak has multiple routes with several trains a day to get you to the big city of Chicago or smaller downstate communities. Travel Coach or upgrade to Business Class. Save money and gas, travel green on Amtrak.