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Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway, Num 19
The Chief
(Westbound)

Streamliner

Chicago IL to Los Angeles CA

2,224 miles.   39 hrs 55 min.

Amenities ...



Streamlined in February 1938. In 1946, switched to Diesel equipment.


Arrives Connecting Cities Departs
- - - Dearborn Station
Chicago IL
9:00 AM C 
9:45 AM C  Joliet IL 9:45 AM C 
12:45 PM C  Fort Madison IA 12:45 PM C 
4:15 PM C  Union Station
Kansas City MO
4:30 PM C 
- - - (does not stop)
Emporia KS
 
7:25 PM C  Newton KS 7:30 PM C 
8:00 PM C  Hutchinson KS 8:00 PM C 
9:47 PM C  Dodge City KS 9:50 PM C 
- - - Syracuse KS  
11:40 PM M  (Denver connection)
La Junta CO
11:55 PM M 
- - - Trinidad CO  
2:13 AM M  Raton NM 2:13 AM M 
4:10 AM M  Las Vegas NM 4:13 AM M 
- - - Glorieta NM  
5:55 AM M  Lamy NM 5:55 AM M 
7:10 AM M  Albuquerque NM 7:20 AM M 
9:40 AM M  Gallup NM 9:40 AM M 
11:22 AM M  Winslow AZ 11:27 AM M 
1:13 PM M  (Grand Canyon connection)
Williams AZ
1:13 PM M 
- - - (Phoenix connection)
Ash Fork AZ
 
2:40 PM M  Seligman AZ 2:42 PM M 
- - - Topock AZ  
4:10 PM P  Needles CA 4:20 PM P 
- - - Cadiz CA  
7:10 PM P  Barstow CA 7:15 PM P 
9:14 PM P  San Bernardino CA 9:14 PM P 
10:20 PM P  Pasadena CA 10:20 PM P 
10:55 PM P  Los Angeles CA