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Cheap train tickets from Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY

Showing times and prices for Jul 22

Cheapest

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

Amtrak
09:30PM17h59
Chicago, IL
03:29PMBuffalo, NY
$2661One-way
1 transfer

Train schedule from Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY

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Amtrak
09:30PM17h59
Chicago, IL
03:29PMBuffalo, NY
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY

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Fastest Journey

17 h 59 m

Average

17 h 59 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

729 km

It's difficult to get from Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY without transferring at least once.

Amtrak
09:30PM17h59
Chicago, IL
03:29PMBuffalo, NY
$2661One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY

distanceDistance452 miles (729 km)
durationAverage train duration17 h 2 min
priceAverage train ticket price$136 (€117)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY cover the 452 miles (729 km) long route taking on average 17 h 2 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $109 (€94), but the average price of train tickets is $136 (€117).

Train providers: Amtrak from Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY trains

Travel to Buffalo, NY from Chicago, IL from $109 (€94) with Omio’s train partners Amtrak! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

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 from Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY.

Train information from Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 17 h 2 min
  • Cheapest Price: $109
  • Amtrak frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Trains from Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY

FAQs: Travel by train from Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY 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, IL to Buffalo, NY.
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Cheap train tickets from Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY can start from as little as $109 (€94) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY is $136 (€117); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY train travel time is 17 h 2 min   for the 452 mile (729 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
There is 1 train a day from Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY which require at least one change with Amtrak. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY, you can count on Amtrak for the best way to get you to Buffalo, NY. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The cheapest month to travel from Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY by train is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Buffalo, NY from Chicago, IL including taking a train, bus or flight.

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