Chicago to Wilmington, DE train

Cheap train tickets from Chicago to Wilmington, DE

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06:40PMChicago Union Station18h25 01:05PMWilmington
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Train schedule from Chicago to Wilmington, DE

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06:40PMChicago Union Station18h25 01:05PMWilmington
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Fastest train times from Chicago to Wilmington, DE

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Fastest Journey

18 h 25 m

Average

18 h 25 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

1044 km

It's difficult to get from Chicago to Wilmington, DE without transferring at least once.

Amtrak
06:40PMChicago Union Station18h25 01:05PMWilmington
1 transfer
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Overview: Train from Chicago to Wilmington, DE

distanceDistance647 miles (1044 km)
durationAverage train duration20 h 25 min
priceAverage train ticket price$123 (€115)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Chicago to Wilmington, DE cover the 647 miles (1044 km) long journey taking on average 20 h 25 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 $123 (€115), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $123 (€115).

Train providers: Amtrak from Chicago to Wilmington, DE trains

Buy your official Amtrak train tickets to Wilmington, DE from Chicago from $124 (€115) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

Amtrak

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

Train information from Chicago to Wilmington, DE with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 22 h 5 min
  • Average Price: $124
  • Amtrak frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Chicago to Wilmington, DE

Travel by train 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 to Wilmington, DE.
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Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Chicago to Wilmington, DE to cost as little as $124 (€115)  in the next 7 days.
The train price from Chicago to Wilmington, DE is on average $124 (€115)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
The Chicago to Wilmington, DE train distance is approximately 647 miles (1044 km).
While the time it takes to travel 647 miles (1044 km) to Wilmington, DE from Chicago can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Chicago to Wilmington, DE train journey time is on average 20 h 25 min.
Take the Chicago to Wilmington, DE train with Amtrak. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey between Chicago and Wilmington, DE as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there is 1 train a day from Chicago to Wilmington, DE. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
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 Wilmington, DE and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
You can find trains between Chicago and Wilmington, DE to cost on average $124 (€115) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Chicago to Wilmington, DE train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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