Springfield, IL to Chicago, IL train

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Cheap train tickets from Springfield, IL to Chicago, IL

Showing times and prices for Jul 15

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Springfield, IL to Chicago, IL is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Amtrak
06:11AM3h14
Springfield Station, Springfield, IL
09:25AMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$331One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Amtrak
07:24PM3h19
Springfield Station, Springfield, IL
10:43PMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$331One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
04:46PM3h14
Springfield Station, Springfield, IL
08:00PMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$491One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
11:33AM3h41
Springfield Station, Springfield, IL
03:14PMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$591One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
08:22AM3h18
Springfield Station, Springfield, IL
11:40AMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$711One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Springfield, IL to Chicago, IL

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, July 15
Amtrak
06:11AM3h14
Springfield Station, Springfield, IL
09:25AMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
0 transfers
Amtrak
08:22AM3h18
Springfield Station, Springfield, IL
11:40AMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
0 transfers
Amtrak
11:33AM3h41
Springfield Station, Springfield, IL
03:14PMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
0 transfers
Amtrak
11:33AM3h41
Springfield Station, Springfield, IL
03:14PMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
0 transfers
Amtrak
04:46PM3h14
Springfield Station, Springfield, IL
08:00PMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
0 transfers
Amtrak
07:24PM3h19
Springfield Station, Springfield, IL
10:43PMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Springfield, IL to Chicago, IL

Showing times and prices for Jul 15

Fastest Journey

3 h 14 m

Average

3 h 24 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

283 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Springfield, IL for Chicago, IL every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Amtrak
06:11AM3h14
Springfield Station, Springfield, IL
09:25AMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$331One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Amtrak
04:46PM3h14
Springfield Station, Springfield, IL
08:00PMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$491One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
Amtrak
08:22AM3h18
Springfield Station, Springfield, IL
11:40AMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$711One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
07:24PM3h19
Springfield Station, Springfield, IL
10:43PMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$331One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
11:33AM3h41
Springfield Station, Springfield, IL
03:14PMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$591One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Springfield, IL to Chicago, IL

distanceDistance175 miles (282 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 14 min
priceAverage train ticket price$43 (€37)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Springfield, IL to Chicago, IL cover the 175 miles (282 km) long route taking on average 3 h 14 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $43 (€37), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $23 (€20).

Train providers: Amtrak from Springfield, IL to Chicago, IL trains

For as little as $23 (€20) you can travel by train to Chicago, IL from Springfield, IL with Amtrak. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

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

Amtrak from Springfield, IL to Chicago, IL train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 14 min
  • Cheapest Price: $23
  • Amtrak frequency: 4 a day

FAQs: Trains from Springfield, IL to Chicago, IL

FAQs: Travel by train from Springfield, IL 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 Springfield, IL to Chicago, IL.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Springfield, IL to Chicago, IL can start from as little as $23 (€20) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Springfield, IL to Chicago, IL is $43 (€37); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Springfield, IL to Chicago, IL train travel time is 3 h 14 min   for the 175 mile (282 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Springfield, IL to Chicago, IL leaves at 11: 11 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Springfield, IL to Chicago, IL leaves at 10: 46 PM.
Yes, there are 4 direct trains a day from Springfield, IL to Chicago, IL with Amtrak. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
When taking a train from Springfield, IL to Chicago, IL, you can count on Amtrak for the best way to get you to Chicago, IL. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Springfield, IL and Chicago, IL and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 46 PM.
A trip to Chicago, IL from Springfield, IL is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 14 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Springfield, IL to Chicago, IL is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Chicago, IL from Springfield, IL including taking a train or bus.

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