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Cheap train tickets from Durham, NC to Chicago

Showing times and prices for May 21

Cheapest

$215

Average

$215

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.

The average ticket from Durham, NC to Chicago will cost around $ 215 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 215.

Amtrak
10:09PMDurham, NC39h51 02:00PMChicago
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$2151One-way

Train schedule from Durham, NC to Chicago

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May 21
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May 22
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$491Republic Airlines
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May 26
$177Amtrak
$157Greyhound
$150United

Fastest train times from Durham, NC to Chicago

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Fastest Journey

1d 15 h 51 m

Average

1d 15 h 51 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

998 km

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

These direct trains cover the 998 km distance in an average of 1d 15 h 51 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1d 15 h 51 m .

The slowest trains will take 1d 15 h 51 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Amtrak
10:09PMDurham, NC39h51 02:00PMChicago
0 changes
$2151One-way

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Overview: Train from Durham, NC to Chicago

distanceDistance618 miles (997 km)
durationAverage train duration39 h 51 min
priceAverage train ticket price$222 (€198)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersAmtrak

Trains from Durham, NC to Chicago cover the 618 miles (997 km) long route taking on average 39 h 51 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $222 (€198), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $177 (€158).

Train providers: Amtrak from Durham, NC to Chicago trains

Travel from Durham, NC to Chicago from $177 (€158) with Omio’s train partners Amtrak! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

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 Durham, NC to Chicago.

  • Average Price: $177

When purchasing your Amtrak train tickets to Chicago from Durham, NC, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • Change fees have been waived for all reservations made before March 31, 2021.
  • If you've booked with Omio, to change your reservation, go to Amtrak.com (Modify Trip) or the Amtrak app. A fare difference may apply to your new itinerary. If you want to cancel your reservation, you must call 800-USA-RAIL (not available via Amtrak.com or the app).

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FAQs

How much does a cheap train between Durham, NC and Chicago cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Durham, NC to Chicago to cost as little as $177 (€158)  in the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a train to Chicago from Durham, NC?

The Durham, NC to Chicago train ticket price is on average $222 (€198)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.

How far is it from Durham, NC to Chicago by train?

The train distance from Durham, NC to Chicago is around 618 miles (997 km).

How long is the train to Chicago from Durham, NC?

On average the Durham, NC to Chicago train time is 39 h 51 min  covering the 618 miles (997 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What train providers go from Durham, NC to Chicago?

If you're looking for trains from Durham, NC to Chicago, you can rely on Amtrak to get you to Chicago. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Durham, NC to Chicago journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When is the earliest train from Durham, NC to Chicago? When is the last train from Durham, NC to Chicago?

You can take the first train from Durham, NC to Chicago at 10: 09 PM. The last train from Durham, NC to Chicago that you can take departs at 11: 09 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Durham, NC to Chicago schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

How early should I buy Durham, NC to Chicago train tickets to get the best deals?

If you purchase a train ticket from Durham, NC to Chicago within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $222 (€198) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Durham, NC and Chicago are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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