Buffalo, NY to Chicago train

Cheap train tickets from Buffalo, NY to Chicago

Showing times and prices for Sep 26

Cheapest

121

Average

121

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.

Amtrak
04:39AMBuffalo, NY10h33 03:12PMChicago
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1211One-way

Train schedule from Buffalo, NY to Chicago

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Fastest train times from Buffalo, NY to Chicago

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Fastest Journey

10 h 33 m

Average

10 h 33 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

729 km

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

Amtrak
04:39AMBuffalo, NY10h33 03:12PMChicago
0 transfers
1211One-way

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Overview: Train from Buffalo, NY to Chicago

distanceDistance452 miles (729 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 33 min
priceAverage train ticket price$64 (€63)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Buffalo, NY to Chicago cover the 452 miles (729 km) long route taking on average 10 h 33 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $64 (€63), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $59 (€58).

Train providers: Amtrak from Buffalo, NY to Chicago trains

For as little as $59 (€58) you can travel by train from Buffalo, NY to Chicago with Amtrak. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

Amtrak

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 Buffalo, NY to Chicago, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Amtrak from Buffalo, NY to Chicago train information:

  • Average Duration: 21 h 26 min
  • Average Price: $59
  • Amtrak frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Buffalo, NY to Chicago

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 Buffalo, NY to Chicago.
FAQs
Train tickets between Buffalo, NY and Chicago for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $59 (€58)  one way in the next 7 days.
The train price to Chicago from Buffalo, NY is on average $64 (€63)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
The train distance from Buffalo, NY to Chicago is around 452 miles (729 km).
The train time from Buffalo, NY to Chicago is on average 10 h 33 min  for the 452 miles (729 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Buffalo, NY to Chicago by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Take the Buffalo, NY to Chicago train with Amtrak. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey to Chicago from Buffalo, NY as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, you can search for direct trains from Buffalo, NY to Chicago on Omio with Amtrak, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your train ticket.
On average, there is 1 train a day from Buffalo, NY to Chicago. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Buffalo, NY to Chicago at 4: 39 AM. The last train from Buffalo, NY to Chicago that you can take departs at 4: 39 AM. Omio shows you the latest train from Buffalo, NY to Chicago schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
The price of a one way train ticket from Buffalo, NY to Chicago is on average $64 (€63) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets to Chicago from Buffalo, NY available a few months in advance.

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