Bloomington, IL to Chicago, IL train

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Cheap train tickets from Bloomington, IL to Chicago, IL

Showing times and prices for Jul 22

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Amtrak
08:17PM2h26
Uptown Station, Normal, IL
10:43PMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$231One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
07:06AM2h19
Uptown Station, Normal, IL
09:25AMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$281One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
05:35PM2h25
Uptown Station, Normal, IL
08:00PMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$281One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
09:16AM2h24
Uptown Station, Normal, IL
11:40AMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$421One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Bloomington, IL to Chicago, IL

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, July 22
Amtrak
07:06AM2h19
Uptown Station, Normal, IL
09:25AMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
0 transfers
Amtrak
09:16AM2h24
Uptown Station, Normal, IL
11:40AMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
0 transfers
Amtrak
05:35PM2h25
Uptown Station, Normal, IL
08:00PMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
0 transfers
Amtrak
08:17PM2h26
Uptown Station, Normal, IL
10:43PMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Bloomington, IL to Chicago, IL

Showing times and prices for Jul 22

Fastest Journey

2 h 19 m

Average

2 h 23 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

189 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Bloomington, IL for Chicago, IL every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Amtrak
07:06AM2h19
Uptown Station, Normal, IL
09:25AMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$281One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
Amtrak
09:16AM2h24
Uptown Station, Normal, IL
11:40AMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$421One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
05:35PM2h25
Uptown Station, Normal, IL
08:00PMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$281One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
08:17PM2h26
Uptown Station, Normal, IL
10:43PMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$231One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Bloomington, IL to Chicago, IL

distanceDistance117 miles (188 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price$29 (€25)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Bloomington, IL to Chicago, IL cover the 117 miles (188 km) long route taking on average 2 h 19 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $18 (€16), but the average price of train tickets is $29 (€25).

Train providers: Amtrak from Bloomington, IL to Chicago, IL trains

Buy your official Amtrak train tickets to Chicago, IL from Bloomington, IL from $18 (€16) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

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 to Chicago, IL from Bloomington, IL, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Amtrak from Bloomington, IL to Chicago, IL train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 19 min
  • Cheapest Price: $18
  • Amtrak frequency: 4 a day

FAQs: Trains from Bloomington, IL to Chicago, IL

FAQs: Travel by train from Bloomington, IL 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 Bloomington, IL to Chicago, IL.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Bloomington, IL to Chicago, IL can start from as little as $18 (€16) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Bloomington, IL to Chicago, IL is $29 (€25); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Bloomington, IL to Chicago, IL train time is 2 h 19 min   covering the 117 mile (188 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Bloomington, IL to Chicago, IL leaves at 12: 06 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Bloomington, IL to Chicago, IL leaves at 11: 35 PM.
Yes, there are 4 direct trains a day from Bloomington, IL to Chicago, IL with Amtrak. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
For the best Bloomington, IL to Chicago, IL train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Chicago, IL from Bloomington, IL to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 11: 35 PM.
A trip to Chicago, IL from Bloomington, IL is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 19 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Bloomington, IL to Chicago, IL is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Bloomington, IL to Chicago, IL including taking a train, bus or flight.

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