There are 1 train company operating 5 routes - California Zephyr, Texas Eagle, Empire Builder, Lincoln Service, City Of New Orleans, 1 flight1 ferry company operating from Joliet to Elgin from Joliet to Elgin. The cheapest train costs $26 and is 46min. The cheapest ferry costs $4 and is 1h 16min.
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There are 4 ways to travel from Joliet to Elgin. 4 trains, 1 flight, 4 ferries and 1 by car are possible between the two areas. The by car from Joliet to Elgin is the cheapest. The train operated by Amtrak running from JOL to CHI is the fastest. The train operated by Amtrak running from JOL to NPV is the most convenient.
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