San Jose, CA to Chicago, IL train

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Overview: Train from San Jose, CA to Chicago, IL

distanceDistance1833 miles (2956 km)
durationAverage train duration54 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price$273 (€240)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from San Jose, CA to Chicago, IL cover the 1833 miles (2956 km) long route taking on average 54 h 40 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $273 (€240), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $250 (€221).

Train companies: Amtrak from San Jose, CA to Chicago, IL trains

Find the best trip from San Jose, CA to Chicago, IL with Omio's train partners Amtrak! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

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 Chicago, IL from San Jose, CA, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

FAQs: Trains from San Jose, CA to Chicago, IL

FAQs: Travel by train from San Jose, CA 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 San Jose, CA to Chicago, IL.
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Cheap train tickets from San Jose, CA to Chicago, IL can start from as little as $250 (€221) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for San Jose, CA to Chicago, IL is $273 (€240); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the San Jose, CA to Chicago, IL train travel time is 54 h 40 min   for the 1833 mile (2956 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The train from San Jose, CA to Chicago, IL leaves at 2: 10 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
For the trip from San Jose, CA to Chicago, IL you can take a train with Amtrak. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Chicago, IL from San Jose, CA on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The cheapest month to travel from San Jose, CA to Chicago, IL by train is January.
You have options as you can travel from San Jose, CA to Chicago, IL 3 different ways: bus, train or flight.

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