Alton’s Amtrack Train Station is located at 1 Golf Road in Alton, IL. The station building includes a waiting room. Additional amenities include payphones, restrooms (Accessible Service), and ticket sales office.

Arrive at least 45 minutes prior to departure if you’re checking baggage or need ticketing/passenger assistance.

Arrive at least 30 minutes prior to departure if you’re not checking baggage or don’t need assistance.


  • Amtrak Express shipping is not available
  • Checked baggage service available
  • No checked baggage storage
  • Bike boxes for sale
  • Baggage carts available (with Fee)
  • Ski bags not available
  • Bag storage (with Fee)
  • Shipping boxes for sale
  • Baggage assistance provided by Station. Agent can assist when not selling tickets.


  • Grace Period 0-2 Hours
  • After 2 Hours $8
  • 24 Hours $8
  • Lost Ticket $35

No Free Parking after two hour grace period.

For more information, call (618) 468-1280 or visit