Chicago to Albany, NY train

Cheap train tickets from Chicago to Albany, NY

Showing times and prices for Mar 23

Cheapest

193

Average

193

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

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09:30PMUnion Station15h45 02:15PMSchenectady Station
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1931One-way
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09:30PMUnion Station15h45 02:15PMSchenectady Station
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1931One-way
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09:30PMUnion Station16h23 02:53PMAlbany / Rensselaer Amtrak
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09:30PMUnion Station16h23 02:53PMAlbany / Rensselaer Amtrak
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1931One-way

Train schedule from Chicago to Albany, NY

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09:30PMUnion Station15h45 02:15PMSchenectady Station
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09:30PMUnion Station15h45 02:15PMSchenectady Station
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09:30PMUnion Station16h23 02:53PMAlbany / Rensselaer Amtrak
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09:30PMUnion Station16h23 02:53PMAlbany / Rensselaer Amtrak
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Fastest train times from Chicago to Albany, NY

Showing times and prices for Mar 23

Fastest Journey

15 h 45 m

Average

16 h 4 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

1146 km

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

Fastest
09:30PMUnion Station15h45 02:15PMSchenectady Station
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1931One-way
Fastest
09:30PMUnion Station15h45 02:15PMSchenectady Station
0 transfers
1931One-way
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09:30PMUnion Station16h23 02:53PMAlbany / Rensselaer Amtrak
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1931One-way
2nd Fastest
09:30PMUnion Station16h23 02:53PMAlbany / Rensselaer Amtrak
0 transfers
1931One-way

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Overview: Train from Chicago to Albany, NY

distanceDistance710 miles (1145 km)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersAmtrak

Trains from Chicago to Albany, NY cover the 710 miles (1145 km) long journey with our travel partners like Amtrak. There are direct train services available.

Train companies: Amtrak from Chicago to Albany, NY trains

Amtrak will get you from Chicago to Albany, NY at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times, prices and tickets for your 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 between Chicago and Albany, NY.

Chicago to Albany, NY train information with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 17 h 23 min
  • Amtrak frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Chicago to Albany, NY

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The Chicago to Albany, NY train distance is approximately 710 miles (1145 km).
Take the Chicago to Albany, NY train with Amtrak. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey between Chicago and Albany, NY as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
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