New York, NY to Chicago, IL train

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Cheap train tickets and times from New York, NY to Chicago, IL

Showing times and prices for May 28

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

19 h 32 m

Average

22 h 19 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

1146 km

Cheap train tickets from New York, NY to start from $245 with an average ticket price of $321.

The fastest train from New York, NY to takes 19h 32m in comparison to an average duration of 22h 19m and covers a distance of 1146 km.

5 trains that leave New York, NY for every day with 1 travelling directly.

Cheapest
Amtrak
03:40PM19h32
Penn Station, New York, NY
10:12AMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$2451One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
10:52AM24h20
Penn Station, New York, NY
10:12AMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$2691One-way
2 transfers
Amtrak
10:52AM22h53
Penn Station, New York, NY
08:45AMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$3041One-way
1 transfer
Amtrak
11:02AM22h43
Penn Station, New York, NY
08:45AMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$3741One-way
1 transfer
Amtrak
11:35AM22h10
Penn Station, New York, NY
08:45AMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$4151One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from New York, NY to Chicago, IL

distanceDistance710 miles (1145 km)
durationAverage train duration19 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price$284 (€245)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from New York, NY to Chicago, IL cover the 710 miles (1145 km) long route taking on average 19 h 32 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 journey costs around $284 (€245), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $217 (€188).

Train providers: Amtrak from New York, NY to Chicago, IL trains

For as little as $109 (€94) you can travel by train between New York, NY and Chicago, IL with Amtrak. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

Amtrak is a passenger train service based in the United States. It operates more than 300 trains daily including trains to Chicago, IL from New York, NY, connecting more than 500 destinations in 46 states and three Canadian provinces. Amtrak offers a variety of train types, including the Acela Express, Northeast Regional, Keystone Service, and the Auto Train. The Acela Express is the fastest train, reaching speeds of up to 150 mph. The Northeast Regional is the most popular, offering frequent service between major cities in the Northeast. The Keystone Service is a regional service connecting Philadelphia and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The Auto Train is a unique service that allows passengers to transport their cars along with them. Amtrak offers a variety of ticket types, including Saver, Value, Flexible, and Business Class. Saver tickets are the most affordable, while Business Class tickets offer the most amenities, such as complimentary meals and access to the Amtrak Metropolitan Lounge. Onboard facilities vary by train type, but all Amtrak trains offer comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, and power outlets. The most popular routes for Amtrak include the Northeast Corridor, which runs between Washington, D. C. And Boston, and the Pacific Surfliner, which runs between San Diego and San Luis Obispo, California. Other popular routes include the Capitol Corridor, which runs between San Jose and Sacramento, California, and the Empire Builder, which runs between Chicago and Seattle.

Train information from New York, NY to Chicago, IL with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 19 h 32 min
  • Cheapest Price: $109
  • Amtrak frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Trains from New York, NY to Chicago, IL

FAQs: Travel by train from New York, NY to Chicago, IL 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 New York, NY to Chicago, IL.
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Cheap train tickets from New York, NY to Chicago, IL can start from as little as $217 (€188) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for New York, NY to Chicago, IL is $284 (€245); 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 New York, NY to Chicago, IL is 19 h 32 min   to travel the 710 mile (1145 km) long journey, with around there is 1 train per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from New York, NY to Chicago, IL leaves at 10: 45 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from New York, NY to Chicago, IL leaves at 7: 40 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from New York, NY to Chicago, IL without having to change trains with Amtrak. There is 1 direct train from New York, NY to Chicago, IL each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the best New York, NY to Chicago, IL train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from New York, NY to Chicago, IL to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 7: 40 PM.
The cheapest month to travel from New York, NY to Chicago, IL by train is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from New York, NY to Chicago, IL including taking a train, bus or flight.

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