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California Zephyr Schedule 2022

Amtrak’s California Zephyr Schedule 2022

Here is the 2022 schedule (timetable) for the California Zephyr.

This page gives you a quick look at Amtrak’s California Zephyr Schedule. If you are looking for a printable timetable, there is one at the bottom. You can click on each station to see what amenities they offer.

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Room Offerings for the Califonia Zephyr

CA Zephyr Map
CA Zephyr Map

Family Bedroom – These rooms provide seating and berths for two adults and two smaller kids. They also offer access to a shower. Additionally, you receive fresh linens and towels, complimentary meals, lounge access in Chicago, and a dedicated car attendant.

Bedroom – these rooms give you twice the space of a Roomette with seating by day and upper and lower berths by night, in-room restroom and shower with towels, complimentary meals, lounge access in Chicago, and a dedicated car attendant.

Roomette – these accommodations offer passengers seating by day that turns into upper and lower berths at night. Additionally, you have access to a shower in your car, fresh linens and towels, complimentary meals, lounge access in Chicago, and a dedicated car attendant.

Coach seating – features comfortable reclining seats with ample legroom and a fold-down tray, individual reading lights, and 120v electric outlets.

Bikes, pets, and luggage

Bicycle – Space is available for standard, full-size bicycles (up to 50 lbs, 70 inches x 41 inches x 8.5 inches). Amtrak stores bikes in designated bike racks/areas inside Coach passenger cars or the baggage car (if available).

Pet – Amtrak allows dogs and cats up to 20 pounds (combined weight of pet and carrier) for trips up to seven hours.

Checked Baggage – Two bags up to 50 lbs. and 75 linear inches are allowed per person for free. Charges
apply for additional and oversized luggage. Not all locations can handle checked baggage. You can click the station links below to see if they offer checked baggage service.

Wheelchair Ramp – is available to assist passengers in boarding and detraining with a wheeled mobility device.

Food offerings on the California Zephyr

Cafe – is found in the lower level of the Sightseer lounge featuring a variety of meals, snacks, and beverages for sale, and it is available for all customers from early morning until late at night.

Traditional Dining – is complimentary Dining for customers in private rooms. They are chef-prepared meals for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, with table service, selections for kids, and a wide array of wine, beer, and spirits.

Amtrak’s California Zephyr Schedule 2022

Train 5
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Communities Served
MilesTrain 6
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2:00 pmChicago, IL – Union Station (CHI) (CT)02:50 pm
2:34 pm RNaperville, IL (NPV) BNSF Metra Line281:53 pm D
3:44 pmPrinceton, IL (PCT)10412:33 pm D
4:38 pmGalesburg, IL (GBB)* S. Seminary St. 16211:41 am D
5:25 pmBurlington, IA (BRL)20510:36 am
5:59 pmMt. Pleasant, IA (MTP)2339:54
6:53 pmOttumwa, IA (OTM)2799:09 am
8:09 pmOsceola, IA (OSC) (Des Moines)3597:40 am
8:41 pmCreston, IA (CRN)3927:04 am
10:55 pm Ar
11:05 pm Dp
Omaha, NE (OMA)5005:14 am Dp
4:59 am Ar
12:08 am Ar
12: 14 am Dp
Lincoln, NE (LNK)5553:26 am Dp
3:20 am Ar
1:47 amHastings, NE (HAS) (Grand Island)6521:42 am
2:34 amHoldrege, NE (HLD)70612:54 am
3:43 amMcCook, NE (MCK)78311:49 pm
5:05 amFort Morgan, CO (FMG) (Sterling)9608:25 pm
7:15 am Ar
8:05 am Dp
Denver, CO – Union Station (DEN)*10387:10 pm Dp
6:38 pm Ar
10:07 amFraser-Winter Park, CO (WIP)11003:50 pm
10:37 amGranby, CO (GRA) (Rocky Mt National Park)11133:12 pm
1:53 pmGlenwood Springs, CO (GSC) (Aspen)122312:10 pm
4:10 pmGrand Junction, CO (GJT)131110:23 am
5:58 pmGreen River, UT (GRI)14177:59 am
7:20 pmHelper, UT (HER) (Price)14886:37 am
9:26 pmProvo, UT (PRO)15634:35 am
11:05 pm Ar
11:30 pm Dp
Salt Lake City, UT – Amtrak Station (SLC)* (MT)16083:30 am Dp
3:05 am Ar
3:03 amElko, NV (ELK) (PT)18719:31 pm
5:40 amWinnemucca, NV (WNN)20137:08 pm
8:36 amReno, NV (RNO)22024:06 pm
9:37 amTruckee, CA (TRU) (Lake Tahoe)22372:28 pm
11:48 amColfax, CA (COX)230112:21 pm
12:57 pm DRoseville, CA (RSV)233611:35 am
2:13 pm DSacramento, CA – Sacramento Valley Station (SAC)235311:09 am
2:44 pm DDavis, CA (DAV)236710:36 am
3:26 pm DMartinez, CA (MTZ) (San Joaquins Trains)24119:54 am
3:59 pm DRichmond, CA (RIC)24309:22 am
4:10 pm DEmeryville, CA (EMY)24389:10 am
4:25 pmEmeryville, CA (EMY)* San Fransico Bus Transfer08:30 am
5:00 pmSan Fransico, CA Via an Amtrak connect bus
-Chase Plaza Curbside Stop
28:00 Am


Yellow = bus connection

R = Receive passengers only; this means you can board the train, but you cannot buy a ticket on this train to this station.

D = Depart only; you can buy a ticket to this station but not from this station.

* = Stations with Amtrak Connecting Services.


Kev has been traveling with Amtrak since 2012, celebrating his tenth year this year. Over those years, he has been on over 700 trains covering over 200,000 miles of rail. Kev enjoys helping others achieve their travel dreams by assisting them to get started. Kev enjoys making music as an organist.

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