Chicago to Springfield, IL train

Cheap train tickets from Chicago to Springfield, IL

Showing times and prices for May 20

Cheapest

23

Average

34

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
01:10AMChicago3h10 04:20AMSpringfield, IL
0 transfers
231One-way
Amtrak
06:45PMChicago3h16 10:01PMSpringfield, IL
0 transfers
241One-way
Amtrak
10:20PMChicago3h13 01:33AMSpringfield, IL
0 transfers
551One-way

Train schedule from Chicago to Springfield, IL

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, May 20
Amtrak
01:10AMChicago3h10 04:20AMSpringfield, IL
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Amtrak
06:45PMChicago3h16 10:01PMSpringfield, IL
0 transfers
Amtrak
10:20PMChicago3h13 01:33AMSpringfield, IL
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Chicago to Springfield, IL

Showing times and prices for May 20

Fastest Journey

3 h 10 m

Average

3 h 13 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

283 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Chicago for Springfield, IL every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Amtrak
01:10AMChicago3h10 04:20AMSpringfield, IL
0 transfers
231One-way
Amtrak
10:20PMChicago3h13 01:33AMSpringfield, IL
0 transfers
551One-way
Amtrak
06:45PMChicago3h16 10:01PMSpringfield, IL
0 transfers
241One-way

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Overview: Train from Chicago to Springfield, IL

distanceDistance175 miles (282 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 5 min
priceAverage train ticket price$25 (€22)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAmtrak

Trains from Chicago to Springfield, IL cover the 175 miles (282 km) long route taking on average 3 h 5 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 $21 (€19), but the average price of train tickets is $25 (€22).

Train providers: Amtrak from Chicago to Springfield, IL trains

For as little as $21 (€19) you can travel by train between Chicago and Springfield, IL 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 operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak trains running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by train across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next train journey to Springfield, IL from Chicago.

Amtrak from Chicago to Springfield, IL train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 36 min
  • Average Price: $21
  • Amtrak frequency: 4 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Chicago to Springfield, IL

Travel by train to Springfield, 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 Chicago to Springfield, IL.
FAQs
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Chicago to Springfield, IL for the next 7 days starting from $21 (€19)  one way.
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Chicago to Springfield, IL train to cost on average $25 (€22)  one way.
The Chicago to Springfield, IL train distance is approximately 175 miles (282 km).
The train time from Chicago to Springfield, IL is on average 3 h 5 min  for the 175 miles (282 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Chicago and Springfield, IL by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
If you're looking for trains from Chicago to Springfield, IL, you can rely on Amtrak to get you to Springfield, IL. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Chicago to Springfield, IL route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 4 direct trains between Chicago and Springfield, IL per day with Amtrak  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
The average number of trains departing Chicago for Springfield, IL is 4 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Chicago to Springfield, IL at 12: 15 PM. The last train from Chicago to Springfield, IL that you can take departs at 11: 20 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Chicago to Springfield, IL schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
You can find trains from Chicago to Springfield, IL to cost on average $25 (€22) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Chicago to Springfield, IL train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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