Austin, TX to Chicago, IL train

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Cheap train tickets from Austin, TX to Chicago, IL

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The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Austin, TX to Chicago, IL is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Amtrak
03:31PM28h11
Austin, TX
07:42PMChicago, IL
$1431One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Austin, TX to Chicago, IL

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Amtrak
03:31PM28h11
Austin, TX
07:42PMChicago, IL
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Austin, TX to Chicago, IL

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Fastest Journey

1d 4 h 11 m

Average

1d 4 h 11 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

1573 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Austin, TX for Chicago, IL every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Amtrak
03:31PM28h11
Austin, TX
07:42PMChicago, IL
$1431One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Austin, TX to Chicago, IL

distanceDistance975 miles (1572 km)
durationAverage train duration28 h 11 min
priceAverage train ticket price$190 (€164)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Austin, TX to Chicago, IL cover the 975 miles (1572 km) long journey taking on average 28 h 11 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $142 (€123), but the average price of train tickets is $190 (€164).

Train companies: Amtrak from Austin, TX to Chicago, IL trains

Travel between Austin, TX and Chicago, IL from $142 (€123) with Omio’s train partners Amtrak! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak trains running daily, you can travel by train across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela train for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your train journey from Austin, TX to Chicago, IL, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Austin, TX to Chicago, IL train information with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 28 h 11 min
  • Cheapest Price: $142
  • Amtrak frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Trains from Austin, TX to Chicago, IL

FAQs: Travel by train from Austin, TX to Chicago, IL easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Austin, TX to Chicago, IL.
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Cheap train tickets from Austin, TX to Chicago, IL can start from as little as $142 (€123) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Austin, TX to Chicago, IL is $190 (€164); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Austin, TX to Chicago, IL is 28 h 11 min   to travel the 975 mile (1572 km) long route, with around there is 1 train per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Austin, TX to Chicago, IL leaves at 2: 24 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Austin, TX to Chicago, IL leaves at 3: 31 PM.
Yes, there is 1 direct train a day from Austin, TX to Chicago, IL with Amtrak. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Take the Austin, TX to Chicago, IL train with Amtrak. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip from Austin, TX to Chicago, IL as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The cheapest month for a train from Austin, TX to Chicago, IL is March.
You have options as you can travel to Chicago, IL from Austin, TX 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

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