Chicago to Philadelphia train

Cheap train tickets from Chicago to Philadelphia

Showing times and prices for Sep 29

Cheapest

108

Average

108

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.

Amtrak
10:55PMChicago25h56 12:51AMPhiladelphia
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1081One-way

Train schedule from Chicago to Philadelphia

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Fastest train times from Chicago to Philadelphia

Showing times and prices for Sep 29

Fastest Journey

1d 1 h 56 m

Average

1d 1 h 56 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

1069 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Chicago for Philadelphia every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Amtrak
10:55PMChicago25h56 12:51AMPhiladelphia
0 transfers
1081One-way

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Overview: Train from Chicago to Philadelphia

distanceDistance663 miles (1069 km)
durationAverage train duration20 h 13 min
priceAverage train ticket price$104 (€101)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Chicago to Philadelphia cover the 663 miles (1069 km) long journey taking on average 20 h 13 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $104 (€101), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $90 (€87).

Train providers: Amtrak from Chicago to Philadelphia trains

For as little as $90 (€87) you can travel by train from Chicago to Philadelphia with Amtrak. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

Amtrak

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 to Philadelphia.

  • Average Price: $90

Travel Tips: Trains from Chicago to Philadelphia

Travel by train to Philadelphia 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 to Philadelphia.
FAQs
Train tickets from Chicago to Philadelphia for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $90 (€87)  one way in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Chicago to Philadelphia train price to come in at an average of $105 (€101)  one way.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Chicago to Philadelphia by train to be approximately 663 miles (1069 km).
The Chicago to Philadelphia train duration is on average 20 h 13 min, which is to be expected when traveling 663 miles (1069 km) from Chicago to Philadelphia. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
Take the Chicago to Philadelphia train with Amtrak. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey from Chicago to Philadelphia as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Chicago for Philadelphia is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this trip departs from Chicago at 10: 55 PM. The last train leaves from Chicago at 11: 40 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Chicago to Philadelphia and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you buy a train ticket from Chicago to Philadelphia within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $105 (€101) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Chicago to Philadelphia are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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