Chicago, IL to Memphis, TN train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Chicago, IL to Memphis, TN

Showing times and prices for Jun 19

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

10 h 22 m

Average

10 h 22 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

774 km

Cheap train tickets from Chicago, IL to start from $136 with an average ticket price of $136.

The fastest train from Chicago, IL to takes 10h 22m in comparison to an average duration of 10h 22m and covers a distance of 774 km.

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

Cheapest
Amtrak
08:05PM10h22
Union Station, Chicago, IL
06:27AMMemphis Central Station, Memphis, TN
$1361One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Chicago, IL to Memphis, TN

distanceDistance479 miles (773 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price$149 (€131)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Chicago, IL to Memphis, TN cover the 479 miles (773 km) long journey taking on average 10 h 22 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $110 (€96), but the average price of train tickets is $149 (€131).

Train companies: Amtrak from Chicago, IL to Memphis, TN trains

Amtrak trains will get you between Chicago, IL and Memphis, TN from $208 (€183). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Amtrak is a passenger train service based in the United States. It operates more than 300 trains daily including trains between Chicago, IL and Memphis, TN, 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.

Train information from Chicago, IL to Memphis, TN with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 10 h 22 min
  • Cheapest Price: $208
  • Amtrak frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Trains from Chicago, IL to Memphis, TN

FAQs: Travel by train from Chicago, IL to Memphis, TN 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 Memphis, TN.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Chicago, IL to Memphis, TN can start from as little as $110 (€96) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Chicago, IL to Memphis, TN is $149 (€131); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Chicago, IL and Memphis, TN is on average 10 h 22 min   for the 479 mile (773 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Chicago, IL and Memphis, TN by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The train from Chicago, IL to Memphis, TN leaves at 11: 05 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Chicago, IL to Memphis, TN without having to change trains with Amtrak. There is 1 direct train from Chicago, IL to Memphis, TN each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the best Chicago, IL to Memphis, TN train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Chicago, IL and Memphis, TN to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 11: 05 PM.
The cheapest month to travel from Chicago, IL to Memphis, TN by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Chicago, IL and Memphis, TN including taking a train, bus or flight.

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