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Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad, Num 12
The Nebraska Zephyr


Lincoln NE to Chicago IL

551 miles.   8 hrs 30 min.

Amenities ...

 COACH ONLY, no sleepers.  Dining Car.

In 1947 the articulated Twin Cities Zephyrs were replaced by standard streamlined equipment, and the articulated trains moved to service on the Nebraska Zephyr.

Arrives Connecting Cities Departs
- - - Lincoln NE 11:15 AM C 
12:15 PM C  Burlington Station
Omaha NE
12:30 PM C 
12:44 PM C  Council Bluffs IA 12:44 PM C 
1:33 PM C  Red Oak IA 1:33 PM C 
2:18 PM C  Creston IA 2:20 PM C 
3:12 PM C  Chariton IA 3:12 PM C 
4:05 PM C  Ottumwa IA 4:07 PM C 
4:32 PM C  Fairfield IA 4:32 PM C 
5:20 AM C  Burlington IA 5:20 AM C 
5:47 PM C  Monmouth IL 5:47 PM C 
6:05 PM C  Burlington Depot
Galesburg IL
6:10 PM C 
6:41 PM C  Kewanee IL 6:41 PM C 
8:02 PM C  Aurora IL 8:02 PM C 
8:45 PM C  Chicago IL