Chicago, IL to Wilmington, DE train

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Overview: Train from Chicago, IL to Wilmington, DE

distanceDistance647 miles (1044 km)
durationAverage train duration20 h 55 min
priceAverage train ticket price$224 (€194)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Chicago, IL to Wilmington, DE cover the 647 miles (1044 km) long route taking on average 20 h 55 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 $200 (€173), but the average price of train tickets is $224 (€194).

Train providers: Amtrak from Chicago, IL to Wilmington, DE trains

For as little as $338 (€292) you can travel by train to Wilmington, DE from Chicago, IL with Amtrak. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

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 from Chicago, IL to Wilmington, DE, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Amtrak from Chicago, IL to Wilmington, DE train information:

  • Average Duration: 20 h 5 min
  • Cheapest Price: $338
  • Amtrak frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Trains from Chicago, IL to Wilmington, DE

FAQs: Travel by train from Chicago, IL to Wilmington, DE 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 Wilmington, DE.
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Cheap train tickets from Chicago, IL to Wilmington, DE can start from as little as $200 (€173) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Chicago, IL to Wilmington, DE is $224 (€194); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Chicago, IL to Wilmington, DE is 20 h 55 min   to travel the 647 mile (1044 km) long route, with around there is 1 train per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Chicago, IL to Wilmington, DE leaves at 10: 55 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Chicago, IL to Wilmington, DE leaves at 11: 40 PM.
Yes, there is 1 direct train a day from Chicago, IL to Wilmington, DE with Amtrak. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
For the best Chicago, IL to Wilmington, DE train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Chicago, IL to Wilmington, DE to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 11: 40 PM.
The cheapest month to travel from Chicago, IL to Wilmington, DE by train is March.
You have options as you can travel to Wilmington, DE from Chicago, IL 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

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