(800) 872-7245 (1-800-USA-RAIL) -- Reservations and Customer Service
(800) 523-6590 (TTY)
(800) 331-0008 -- Emergency Line (Amtrak Police)
(800) 872-1477 -- Group Travel Requests
The Amtrak station nearest to Madison is in Columbus, WI, 25 miles NE of Madison at 359 N. Ludington Street. Amtrak tickets can be purchased online or at various travel agencies in Madison.
Van Galder bus, which departs Madison from the Memorial Union, goes to the Amtrak station in Chicago.