Newark, NJ to Chicago train

Cheap train tickets from Newark, NJ to Chicago

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Cheapest

122

Average

135

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.

Cheapest
11:22AMNewark Penn Station22h23 08:45AMUnion Station
1 transfer
1221One-way
Cheapest
11:09AMNewark Penn Station24h03 10:12AMUnion Station
2 transfers
1221One-way
Cheapest
11:09AMNewark Penn Station22h36 08:45AMUnion Station
1 transfer
1221One-way
2nd Cheapest
01:15PMNewark Penn Station21h57 10:12AMUnion Station
1 transfer
1391One-way
01:09PMNewark Airport Amtrak22h03 10:12AMUnion Station
1 transfer
1481One-way

Train schedule from Newark, NJ to Chicago

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, September 27
11:09AMNewark Penn Station24h03 10:12AMUnion Station
2 transfers
11:09AMNewark Penn Station22h36 08:45AMUnion Station
1 transfer
11:22AMNewark Penn Station22h23 08:45AMUnion Station
1 transfer
11:52AMNewark Penn Station21h53 08:45AMUnion Station
1 transfer
01:09PMNewark Airport Amtrak22h03 10:12AMUnion Station
1 transfer
01:15PMNewark Penn Station21h57 10:12AMUnion Station
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Newark, NJ to Chicago

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Fastest Journey

21 h 53 m

Average

22 h 29 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

1132 km

It's difficult to get from Newark, NJ to Chicago without transferring at least once.

Fastest
11:52AMNewark Penn Station21h53 08:45AMUnion Station
1 transfer
1591One-way
2nd Fastest
01:15PMNewark Penn Station21h57 10:12AMUnion Station
1 transfer
1391One-way
01:09PMNewark Airport Amtrak22h03 10:12AMUnion Station
1 transfer
1481One-way
11:22AMNewark Penn Station22h23 08:45AMUnion Station
1 transfer
1221One-way
11:09AMNewark Penn Station22h36 08:45AMUnion Station
1 transfer
1221One-way

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Overview: Train from Newark, NJ to Chicago

distanceDistance701 miles (1131 km)
durationAverage train duration20 h 44 min
priceAverage train ticket price$178 (€174)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Newark, NJ to Chicago cover the 701 miles (1131 km) long route taking on average 20 h 44 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 $83 (€81), but the average price of train tickets is $178 (€174).

Train companies: Amtrak from Newark, NJ to Chicago trains

For as little as $83 (€81) you can travel by train from Newark, NJ to Chicago with Amtrak. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

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 Newark, NJ to Chicago.

Amtrak from Newark, NJ to Chicago train information:

  • Average Duration: 26 h 55 min
  • Average Price: $83
  • Amtrak frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Newark, NJ to Chicago

Travel by train to Chicago 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 Newark, NJ to Chicago.
FAQs
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Newark, NJ to Chicago for as low as $83 (€81)  for the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Newark, NJ to Chicago train price to come in at an average of $178 (€174)  one way.
The distance from Newark, NJ to Chicago by train is approximately 701 miles (1131 km).
On average the Newark, NJ to Chicago train travel time is 20 h 44 min  for the 701 miles (1131 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
For the journey from Newark, NJ to Chicago you can take a train with Amtrak. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Newark, NJ to Chicago on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there is 1 train a day from Newark, NJ to Chicago. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from Newark, NJ to Chicago at 11: 05 AM   or take the last train from Newark, NJ to Chicago leaving at 6: 28 PM. Look for the latest Newark, NJ to Chicago train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
If you buy the Newark, NJ to Chicago train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $178 (€174). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Newark, NJ to Chicago. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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