Baltimore, MD to Chicago train

Cheap train tickets from Baltimore, MD to Chicago

Showing times and prices for Oct 04

Cheapest

176

Average

197

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
02:24PMPennsylvania Station19h21 08:45AMUnion Station
1 transfer
1761One-way
Cheapest
01:55PMPennsylvania Station19h50 08:45AMUnion Station
1 transfer
1761One-way
2nd Cheapest
11:54AMPennsylvania Station23h18 10:12AMUnion Station
1 transfer
2021One-way
10:53AMPennsylvania Station24h19 10:12AMUnion Station
1 transfer
2351One-way

Train schedule from Baltimore, MD to Chicago

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, October 4
10:53AMPennsylvania Station24h19 10:12AMUnion Station
1 transfer
11:54AMPennsylvania Station23h18 10:12AMUnion Station
1 transfer
01:55PMPennsylvania Station19h50 08:45AMUnion Station
1 transfer
02:24PMPennsylvania Station19h21 08:45AMUnion Station
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Baltimore, MD to Chicago

Showing times and prices for Oct 04

Fastest Journey

19 h 21 m

Average

21 h 42 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

974 km

It's difficult to get from Baltimore, MD to Chicago without transferring at least once.

Fastest
02:24PMPennsylvania Station19h21 08:45AMUnion Station
1 transfer
1751One-way
2nd Fastest
01:55PMPennsylvania Station19h50 08:45AMUnion Station
1 transfer
1751One-way
11:54AMPennsylvania Station23h18 10:12AMUnion Station
1 transfer
2011One-way
10:53AMPennsylvania Station24h19 10:12AMUnion Station
1 transfer
2331One-way

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Overview: Train from Baltimore, MD to Chicago

distanceDistance603 miles (973 km)
durationAverage train duration19 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price$115 (€111)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak or Amtrak Acela

Trains from Baltimore, MD to Chicago cover the 603 miles (973 km) long trip taking on average 19 h 50 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $115 (€111), but the average price of train tickets is $115 (€111).

Train companies: Amtrak and Amtrak Acela from Baltimore, MD to Chicago trains

For as little as $115 (€111) you can travel by train to Chicago from Baltimore, MD with Amtrak and Amtrak Acela. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

Amtrak Acela
Amtrak

Acela is the flagship high-speed train service from Amtrak, the main train provider in the United States. Acela high-speed trains operate services along the Northeast Corridor, connecting popular destinations like Washington, D. C. Baltimore, Philadelphia, NYC, Providence, and Boston, just to name a few. Amtrak Acela trains are the fastest in the U. S. Reaching speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). Known for their superior comfort, Acela trains have spacious and comfortable seats with more legroom than Amtrak’s Coach Class seats. You can choose between booking a Business Class or First Class seat on an Acela train between Baltimore, MD and Chicago. In both classes amenities include seat reservations, free Wi-Fi, power outlets, adjustable lighting at every seat, conference tables and large tray tables. Passengers can also purchase food and drinks on the train at Café Acela.

Train information from Baltimore, MD to Chicago with Amtrak Acela:

  • Average Duration: 17 h 21 min
  • Amtrak Acela frequency: 1 a day

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 between Baltimore, MD and Chicago, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Train information from Baltimore, MD to Chicago with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 24 h 26 min
  • Average Price: $115
  • Amtrak frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Baltimore, MD to Chicago

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Chicago 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 Baltimore, MD to Chicago.
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Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Baltimore, MD and Chicago for as low as $115 (€111)  for the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $115 (€111)  for a train ticket from Baltimore, MD to Chicago.
The distance between Baltimore, MD and Chicago by train is approximately 603 miles (973 km).
On average the Baltimore, MD to Chicago train time is 19 h 50 min  covering the 603 miles (973 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
For the journey from Baltimore, MD to Chicago you can take a train with Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Baltimore, MD and Chicago on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there is 1 train a day from Baltimore, MD to Chicago. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Baltimore, MD to Chicago train departs at 1: 30 PM   and the last train from Baltimore, MD to Chicago leaves at 6: 53 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Baltimore, MD to Chicago on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you book the Baltimore, MD to Chicago train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $115 (€111). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Baltimore, MD to Chicago. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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