Chicago, IL to Houston, TX train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Chicago, IL to Houston, TX

Showing times and prices for Apr 17

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

1d 21 h 15 m

Average

1d 21 h 15 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

1512 km

Cheap train tickets from Chicago, IL to start from $308 with an average ticket price of $308.

The fastest train from Chicago, IL to takes 1d 21h 15m in comparison to an average duration of 1d 21h 15m and covers a distance of 1512 km.

1 trains that leave Chicago, IL for every day with 1 travelling directly.

Amtrak
06:55PM45h15
Chicago, IL
04:10PMHouston, TX
$3081One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Chicago, IL to Houston, TX

distanceDistance937 miles (1511 km)
durationAverage train duration23 h 20 min
priceAverage train ticket price$228 (€202)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Chicago, IL to Houston, TX cover the 937 miles (1511 km) long journey taking on average 23 h 20 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $215 (€190), but the average price of train tickets is $228 (€202).

Train providers: Amtrak from Chicago, IL to Houston, TX trains

Travel between Chicago, IL and Houston, TX from $198 (€175) with Omio’s train partners Amtrak! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

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 to Houston, TX from Chicago, IL, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Amtrak from Chicago, IL to Houston, TX train information:

  • Average Duration: 23 h 20 min
  • Cheapest Price: $198

FAQs: Trains from Chicago, IL to Houston, TX

FAQs: Travel by train from Chicago, IL to Houston, TX 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 Houston, TX.
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Cheap train tickets from Chicago, IL to Houston, TX can start from as little as $215 (€190) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Chicago, IL to Houston, TX is $228 (€202); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to Houston, TX from Chicago, IL is on average 23 h 20 min   for the 937 mile (1511 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Chicago, IL and Houston, TX by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The train from Chicago, IL to Houston, TX leaves at 7: 55 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
For the journey from Chicago, IL to Houston, TX you can take a train with Amtrak. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Chicago, IL to Houston, TX on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 7: 55 PM.
The cheapest month for a train from Chicago, IL to Houston, TX is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Houston, TX from Chicago, IL including taking a bus, flight or train.

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