Serving Duluth, Superior, Minneapolis, and intermediate points
Amtrak train numbers: 761/763 and 766
Predecessor railroad train numbers: Great Northern 19 and 20 (Gopher), 23 and 24 (Badger)
The Arrowhead was one of Amtrak's first state-supported trains, beginning service April 15, 1975. Initially, it only ran from Superior to Minneapolis, but was extended to Duluth later.
The train was extended to Chicago on an overnight schedule and renamed the North Star in 1978.
Condensed historical timetables:
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(1956) (1975) (1975) (1956)
8:00A ----- Dp Duluth Ar ----- 7:45P
8:15A 7:45A Superior 9:55P 7:30P
11:30A 10:35A Ar Minneapolis Dp 7:05P 5:00P
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