Chicago to Richmond train

Cheap train tickets from Chicago to Richmond

Showing times and prices for Jan 30





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

02:00PMChicago Union Station49h59 03:59PMRichmond
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Train schedule from Chicago to Richmond

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02:00PMChicago Union Station49h59 03:59PMRichmond
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Fastest train times from Chicago to Richmond

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Fastest Journey

2d 1 h 59 m


2d 1 h 59 m

Trains per day



2971 km

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

02:00PMChicago Union Station49h59 03:59PMRichmond
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Overview: Train from Chicago to Richmond

distanceDistance1842 miles (2971 km)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Chicago to Richmond cover the 1842 miles (2971 km) long journey with our travel partners like Amtrak. There are direct train services available.

Train companies: Amtrak from Chicago to Richmond trains

You can travel by train from Chicago to Richmond with Amtrak. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.


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 to Richmond from Chicago.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Chicago to Richmond

    Travel Tips: Travel by train to Richmond 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 Richmond.
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Richmond from Chicago by train to be approximately 1842 miles (2971 km).
    For the trip from Chicago to Richmond you can take a train with Amtrak. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Chicago and Richmond on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

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