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 Bloomington, IL will cost around $ 24 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 18.
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2 h 11 m
2 h 11 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Chicago for Bloomington, IL 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 189 km distance in an average of 2 h 11 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 11 m .
The slowest trains will take 2 h 14 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.
|Distance||117 miles (188 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 11 min|
|Average train ticket price||$18 (€14)|
|Train frequency||4 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 4 direct trains a day|
Trains from Chicago to Bloomington, IL cover the 117 miles (188 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 11 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $18 (€14), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $18 (€14).
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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 Bloomington, IL, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.
Amtrak's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train from Chicago to Bloomington, IL are the following:
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