Discover Potential

Quitman County is not only the soul of the Delta, it's also the hub for transportation. Marks was recently selected by Amtrak as the Northwest Mississippi Regional station, enabling greater access to the region's resources.

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Discover Potential

Quitman County is not only the soul of the Delta, it's also the hub for transportation. Marks was recently selected by Amtrak as the Northwest Mississippi Regional station, enabling greater access to the region's resources.

Northwest Mississippi Regional Station

Northwest Mississippi Regional Station

The New Rail Gateway to the Mississippi Delta

Northwest Mississippi Regional Station serves the following counties

Bolivar • Coahoma • Grenada
Lafayette • Panola • Quitman • Tallahatchie
Tate • Tunica • Yalobusha

"City of New Orleans" Route

Hosted by Canadian National, the new Amtrak passenger service route is established from Chicago to New Orleans.
– Chicago to Marks: 553 miles
– New Orleans to Marks: 277 miles

Tickets & Scheduling

Visit amtrak.com to make your purchase. Note that delays in traffic may affect arrivals times.

Download the Amtrak app for updates to your train.

Sample adult fares, each way, as low as:

Southbound
– Marks to Jackson $27
– Marks to New Orleans $47

Northbound
– Marks to Memphis $20
– Marks to St. Louis via Carbondale $81
– Marks to Chicago $87

City of New Orleans Train #58 Northbound

DAILY SCHEDULE

New Orleans, LA1:45 PM
Hammond, LA2:45 PM
McComb, MS3:32 PM
Brookhaven, MS3:56 PM
Hazlehurst, MS4:17 PM
Jackson, MS5:44 PM
Yazoo City, MS6:42 PM
Greenwood, MS7:37 PM
Marks, MS8:31 PM
Memphis, TN10:20 PM
Dyersburg, TN12:22 AM
Fulton, KY1:04 AM
Carbondale, IL3:11 AM
Centralia, IL4:10 AM
Effingham, IL4:57 AM
Mattoon, IL5:23 AM
Urbana, IL6:15 AM
Kankakee, IL7:18 AM
Homewood, IL7:49 AM
Chicago, IL9:20 AM

City of New Orleans Train #59 Southbound

DAILY SCHEDULE

Chicago, IL8:05 PM
Homewood, IL8:54 PM
Kankakee, IL9:23 PM
Urbana, IL10:34 PM
Mattoon, IL11:13 PM
Effingham, IL11:37 PM
Centralia IL12:25 AM
Carbondale, IL1:21 AM
Fulton, KY3:14 AM
Dyersburg, TN3:56 AM
Memphis, TN6:27 AM
Marks, MS8:01 AM
Greenwood, MS9:00 AM
Yazoo City, MS9:51 AM
Jackson, MS11:20 AM
Hazlehurst, MS11:55 AM
Brookhaven, MS12:16 PM
McComb, MS12:40 PM
Hammond, LA1:28 PM
New Orleans, LA3:47 PM

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