Chicago to Tucson, AZ train

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Overview: Train from Chicago to Tucson, AZ

distanceDistance1436 miles (2316 km)
durationAverage train duration55 h
priceAverage train ticket price$159 (€146)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Chicago to Tucson, AZ cover the 1436 miles (2316 km) long trip taking on average 55 h 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 $159 (€146), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $126 (€116).

Train companies: Amtrak from Chicago to Tucson, AZ trains

For as little as $126 (€116) you can travel by train to Tucson, AZ from Chicago with Amtrak. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.


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 between Chicago and Tucson, AZ, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Train information from Chicago to Tucson, AZ with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 55 h 22 min
  • Average Price: $126
  • Amtrak frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Chicago to Tucson, AZ

Travel by train to Tucson, AZ 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 Tucson, AZ.
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Chicago to Tucson, AZ for the next 7 days starting from $126 (€116)  one way.
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Chicago to Tucson, AZ train to cost on average $159 (€146)  one way.
The Chicago to Tucson, AZ train distance is approximately 1436 miles (2316 km).
The Chicago to Tucson, AZ train duration is on average 55 h, which is to be expected when traveling 1436 miles (2316 km) to Tucson, AZ from Chicago. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
When taking a train from Chicago to Tucson, AZ, you can count on Amtrak for the best way to get you to Tucson, AZ. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Chicago to Tucson, AZ and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Chicago for Tucson, AZ is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest train from Chicago to Tucson, AZ at 4: 55 PM   or take the last train from Chicago to Tucson, AZ leaving at 6: 45 PM. Look for the latest Chicago to Tucson, AZ train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
The price of a one way train ticket from Chicago to Tucson, AZ is on average $159 (€146) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets to Tucson, AZ from Chicago available a few months in advance.

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