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Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad, Num 15
The Zephyr Rocket


St Louis MO to Burlington IA

217 miles.   5 hrs 15 min.

Through Service
to: St Paul-Minneapolis via Rock Island No 63

Amenities ...

 Sleeper Cars available.  Dining Car.

Launched January 7, 1941. By the 50s, this train was upgraded to a streamliner, including an Observation-Lounge Car, Sleeping Cars, Dining Car, and Reclining Seat Coaches.

Arrives Connecting Cities Departs
- - - Union Station
Saint Louis MO
5:00 PM C 
5:31 PM C  West Alton MO 5:31 PM C 
6:35 PM C  Clarksville MO 6:35 PM C 
6:51 PM C  Louisiana MO 6:51 PM C 
7:23 PM C  Hannibal MO 7:30 PM C 
7:50 PM C  Quincy IL 8:05 PM C 
- - - La Grange MO  
9:05 PM C  Keokuk IA 9:05 PM C 
9:46 PM C  Fort Madison IA 9:46 PM C 
10:15 PM C  Burlington IA