Chicago, IL to Madison, WI train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI

Showing times and prices for Jun 23

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

3 h 15 m

Average

3 h 15 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

198 km

Cheap train tickets from Chicago, IL to start from $57 with an average ticket price of $57.

The fastest train from Chicago, IL to takes 3h 15m in comparison to an average duration of 3h 15m and covers a distance of 198 km.

1 trains that leave Chicago, IL for every day with It's difficult to get from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI without transferring at least once. travelling directly.

Cheapest
Amtrak
08:25AM3h15
Union Station, Chicago, IL
11:40AMMadison, WI
$571One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI

distanceDistance122 miles (197 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price$55 (€48)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersAmtrak

Trains from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI cover the 122 miles (197 km) long route taking on average 3 h 15 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $50 (€44), but the average price of train tickets is $55 (€48).

Train providers: Amtrak from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI trains

Find the best trains between Chicago, IL and Madison, WI with Omio's travel partners Amtrak from $48 (€42). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Amtrak is a passenger train service based in the United States. It operates more than 300 trains daily including trains to Madison, WI from Chicago, IL, connecting more than 500 destinations in 46 states and three Canadian provinces. Amtrak offers a variety of train types, including the Acela Express, Northeast Regional, Keystone Service, and the Auto Train. The Acela Express is the fastest train, reaching speeds of up to 150 mph. The Northeast Regional is the most popular, offering frequent service between major cities in the Northeast. The Keystone Service is a regional service connecting Philadelphia and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The Auto Train is a unique service that allows passengers to transport their cars along with them. Amtrak offers a variety of ticket types, including Saver, Value, Flexible, and Business Class. Saver tickets are the most affordable, while Business Class tickets offer the most amenities, such as complimentary meals and access to the Amtrak Metropolitan Lounge. Onboard facilities vary by train type, but all Amtrak trains offer comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, and power outlets. The most popular routes for Amtrak include the Northeast Corridor, which runs between Washington, D. C. And Boston, and the Pacific Surfliner, which runs between San Diego and San Luis Obispo, California. Other popular routes include the Capitol Corridor, which runs between San Jose and Sacramento, California, and the Empire Builder, which runs between Chicago and Seattle.

Chicago, IL to Madison, WI train information with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: $48
  • Amtrak frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Trains from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI

FAQs: Travel by train from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI 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 Madison, WI.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI can start from as little as $50 (€44) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Chicago, IL to Madison, WI is $55 (€48); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI is on average 3 h 15 min   for the 122 mile (197 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI leaves at 1: 25 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI leaves at 2: 25 PM.
For the best Chicago, IL to Madison, WI train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Madison, WI from Chicago, IL to compare what amenities they may offer.
A trip to Madison, WI from Chicago, IL is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 15 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI is April.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI including taking a bus, train or flight.

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