You may need to know when the train is running if you are traveling between Chicago and Port Huron, MI, or its many intermediate stops. That is what this page of printable Amtrak Pere Marquette Schedule is here for you to use.
The information for these guides comes from Amtrak, and Amtrak can change them anytime.
Temporary Amtrak Pere Marquette Service Schedule Changes, Service Alerts, And Notices
Amtrak uses this page to inform passengers of last-minute and quick changes to train schedules, and it is best to look at it when you book and before you travel.
Amtrak Pere Marquette Service Accommodations
The Pere Marquette offers Coach seating with comfortable seats, a fold-down tray, individual reading lights, and 120v electric outlets. Some cars have USB chargers.
Or try Business class, which includes extra legroom, a comfortable seat, and complimentary non-alcoholic beverages.
Plus, you are closer to the cafe car and lounge access in Chicago Union.
Additionally, Business Class customers receive a 25% bonus on Amtrak Guest Rewards points.
Bikes, Pets, And Luggage
Carry-On/Trainside bicycles: you can bring up to 50 lbs. Standard bicycle sizes apply. Maximum tire width: 2″. Check the link for details; bike service may not be available at all stations.
Pet – Amtrak allows dogs and cats up to 20 pounds (combined weight of pet and carrier) for trips up to seven hours.
Luggage: this train does not offer a checked bag service.
Each passenger may carry on:
- One personal item, 25 lbs. (12 kg) and 14 x 11 x 7 inches, and
- Two carry-on pieces of luggage, 50 lbs. (23 kg) and 28 x 22 x 14 inches each
- If you transfer to the Pacific Surfliner at some point along your journey, the baggage size for that train is up to 28 x 22 x 11 inches each.
Charges apply for additional and oversized luggage; check out Amtrak’s carry-on bag policy for more information.
Food Offerings For The Amtrak Pere Marquette Service
The Cafe offers a variety of hot and cold meals, snacks, and hot and cold beverages and is available for all customers for most of the journey. This car may close at the start and end of the route.
You may bring food and drink aboard the train, but you cannot consume alcohol on the train you brought aboard.
Amtrak Pere Marquette Service Schedule
Use this timetable as a guide; check with Amtrak or your eticket for exact times. If there are two times, the first is the arrival, the second is the departure, and if there is only one, it is a quick stop.
Click on the stations to see the services offered at that stop.
|Eastbound||Pere Marquette Station Stops||Miles||Westbound|
|Read Down||Daily Train||–||Read Up|
Union Station (CHI) CT
|9:14p||St. Joseph-Benton Harbor, MI|
|9:50p||Bangor, MI (BAM)||89||7:32a|
|10:33p||Holland, MI (HOM)||102||6:49a|
|11:34p||Grand Rapids, MI|
Vernon J. Ehlers Station (GRR)
|Last Stop||Stations||Miles||Read Up|
Printable Amtrak Pere Marquette Service Schedule
Feel free to print out or download this page from Amtrak.
Amtrak Pere Marquette Route Guide
While this is an older document, many people find it interesting, for it tells you about a small history of the towns the train goes through.