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Cheap train tickets from Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI

Showing times and prices for May 19

Cheapest

$28

Average

$40

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.

The average ticket from Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI will cost around $ 40 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 28.

Amtrak
07:25PMChicago2h09 09:34PMKalamazoo, MI
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$281One-way
Amtrak
11:50PMChicago2h06 01:56AMKalamazoo, MI
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$291One-way
Amtrak
10:50PMChicago2h06 12:56AMKalamazoo, MI
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$291One-way
Amtrak
07:15PMChicago2h09 09:24PMKalamazoo, MI
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$511One-way
Amtrak
09:00PMChicago2h08 11:08PMKalamazoo, MI
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$621One-way

Train schedule from Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI

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Amtrak
07:15PMChicago2h09 09:24PMKalamazoo, MI
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Amtrak
07:25PMChicago2h09 09:34PMKalamazoo, MI
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Amtrak
09:00PMChicago2h08 11:08PMKalamazoo, MI
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Amtrak
10:50PMChicago2h06 12:56AMKalamazoo, MI
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Amtrak
11:50PMChicago2h06 01:56AMKalamazoo, MI
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Thu
May 19
$28Amtrak
$13Flixbus
$167Mq
Fri
May 20
$29Amtrak
$13Flixbus
$240envoy air
Sat
May 21
$28Amtrak
$13Flixbus
$223envoy air
Sun
May 22
$51Amtrak
$27Flixbus
$142air wisconsin
Mon
May 23
$29Amtrak
$13Flixbus
$225envoy air
Tue
May 24
$29Amtrak
$30Greyhound
$142air wisconsin
Wed
May 25
$28Amtrak
$19Greyhound
$223envoy air

Fastest train times from Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI

Showing times and prices for May 19

Fastest Journey

2 h 6 m

Average

2 h 7 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

177 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Chicago for Kalamazoo, MI every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 177 km distance in an average of 2 h 7 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 6 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 9 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Amtrak
11:50PMChicago2h06 01:56AMKalamazoo, MI
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$291One-way
Amtrak
10:50PMChicago2h06 12:56AMKalamazoo, MI
0 changes
$291One-way
Amtrak
09:00PMChicago2h08 11:08PMKalamazoo, MI
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$621One-way
Amtrak
07:25PMChicago2h09 09:34PMKalamazoo, MI
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$281One-way
Amtrak
07:15PMChicago2h09 09:24PMKalamazoo, MI
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$511One-way

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Overview: Train from Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI

distanceDistance110 miles (177 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price$33 (€29)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI cover the 110 miles (177 km) long route taking on average 2 h 6 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $33 (€29), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $31 (€27).

Train companies: Amtrak from Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI trains

Amtrak trains will get you from Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI from $31 (€27). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your 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 between Chicago and Kalamazoo, MI, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Train information from Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 27 min
  • Average Price: $31
  • Amtrak frequency: 3 a day

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your Amtrak train ticket between Chicago and Kalamazoo, MI:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • Change fees have been waived for all reservations made before March 31, 2021.
  • If you've booked with Omio, to change your reservation, go to Amtrak.com (Modify Trip) or the Amtrak app. A fare difference may apply to your new itinerary. If you want to cancel your reservation, you must call 800-USA-RAIL (not available via Amtrak.com or the app).

Trains from Chicago to Kalamazoo

There are five daily trains taking passengers from Chicago to Kalamazoo from Monday to Sunday. On average, one train departs along this route every 3 hours, giving passengers loads of choice. Journey time varies slightly from time to time, but the journey usually takes around 2 hours and 10 minutes. The first train from Chicago to Kalamazoo takes slightly longer and the last train takes an extra hour because there is a connecting bus. The distance between Chicago and Kalamazoo is 147 miles (236 kilometers). For the return journey, there are four trains available per day. This timetable also remains the same from Monday to Sunday.

Which train companies travel from Chicago to Kalamazoo?

Amtrak provides the train from Chicago to Kalamazoo. Amtrak is a national rail operator with more than 500 destinations in 46 states. Amtrak trains are typically comfortable and convenient, offering travelers a great option for getting from Chicago to Kalmazoo

How long is the train ride from Chicago to Kalamazoo?

The train from Chicago to Kalamazoo on average takes 2 hours and 10 minutes with the last train taking an additional hour. The return journey takes 2 hours and 20 minutes on average, and the last train takes an additional 20 minutes. This is one of the fastest and most convenient method of transport for getting from Chicago to Kalamazoo.

How many trains are there from Chicago to Kalamazoo?

Five trains run from Chicago to Kalamazoo every day from Monday to Sunday. Every day follows the same schedule, and there are a total of 35 trains per week on this route. On average, there is a train departing every 3 hours, with the first one leaving at 7:20 a.m. and the last one at 10:35 p.m.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Chicago to Kalamazoo?

Departure station: The departure station is Chicago IL, Union Station (CHI). This station is located in the city center and has many facilities. It provides disabled access, a food court and shops, ATMs, restrooms, mobile phone charging areas, a premier lounge: a Metropolitan lounge, paid parking, and ticket offices. The station is closed between 1.00 a.m.-5.00 a.m. There are underground and overground parking facilities available at Chicago Union Station located at 565 Quincy St., 225 S. Desplaines St., 113 S. Clinton St., and 500 W. Monroe St. Trains are called and boarded 45 minutes before departure.

There are many public transport options available near Chicago Union Station. There are six subway stations nearby; Quincy station which operates the CTA brown, orange, pink and purple lines, Clinton station which operates the blue line and Ogilvie transportation center, La Salle Street station and Millennium station which all offer rapid transit public transport. There are also many CTA buses that travel to and from the station. There is also a bike-share system available with Divvy. The nearest Divvy stations are at Adams St. (west of canal St.), Clinton St. (north of Jackson Blvd.) and Canal St. (north of Van Buren St).

Arrival station: The arrival station is Kalamazoo Transportation center, which is also located centrally. The station is open from 8.30 a.m. to 11.00 p.m. and provides paid parking, disabled access, ATM, Quik-Trak kiosks, restrooms, ticket sales office, vending machines, water fountain, but unfortunately no public WiFi. Any passengers needing to check-in luggage must arrive 45 minutes before their departure. There is meter, short term and long term parking available at Kalamazoo Transportation center. Meter parking is located on the North Burdick Street, Kalamazoo Avenue, and North Rose Street, short term parking is located at the parking lot on 459 North Rose Street and long term parking is located on 320 North Rose Street. If possible, it is usually recommended that visitors rent a car during their stay. While there are some public transport options available in Kalamazoo, they aren't always in operation. For example, metro transit buses do not run on Sundays. They are available from 6.00 a.m. to 10.00 p.m. on weekdays and 8.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m. on Saturdays. The bus routes have frequencies of 15 minutes, 30 minutes, 45 minutes, and 60 minutes, depending on the route and time of day. There is no subway in Kalamazoo but there are a number of taxi services available, such as Yellow cab/Checker cab and Uber.

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FAQs

How much do cheap train tickets to Kalamazoo, MI from Chicago cost?

Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Chicago and Kalamazoo, MI for the next 7 days starting from $31 (€27)  one way.

What is the price of a train ticket between Chicago and Kalamazoo, MI?

If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI train price to come in at an average of $33 (€29)  one way.

How far is Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI by train?

The distance between Chicago and Kalamazoo, MI by train is approximately 110 miles (177 km).

How long is the train between Chicago and Kalamazoo, MI?

On average the Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI train travel time is 2 h 6 min  for the 110 miles (177 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Which train companies can get me from Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI?

For the journey from Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI you can take a train with Amtrak. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Can I find a direct train from Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI?

Yes, there are 3 direct trains per day from Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI 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 purchase your train ticket.

How many trains are there between Chicago and Kalamazoo, MI a day?

The average number of trains departing Chicago for Kalamazoo, MI is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When can I take the first train from Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI? When can I take the last train for the day?

You can take the earliest train from Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI at 11: 45 AM   or take the last train from Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI leaving at 10: 50 PM. Look for the latest Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.

How far in advance should I book train tickets from Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI for the best deals?

If you book a train ticket from Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $33 (€29) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Kalamazoo, MI from Chicago are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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