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Travel Information to Chicago, IL from Jefferson City, MO

distanceDistance328 miles (529 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$53 - $143
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $53 (€45) • 10 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $53 (€45) • 10 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreyhound or Amtrak

Take a train or bus to travel 328 miles (529 km) from Jefferson City, MO to Chicago, IL. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Greyhound or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Jefferson City, MO to Chicago, IL.

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from Jefferson City, MO to Chicago, IL

How to get from Jefferson City, MO to Chicago, IL by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Jefferson City, MO to Chicago, IL is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Amtrak
11:49AM8h11
Jefferson City Station, Jefferson City, MO
08:00PMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$691One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Greyhound
07:40PM14h55
Jefferson City, MO
10:35AMChicago, IL
$491One-way
2 transfers
Fastest
Amtrak
11:49AM8h11
Jefferson City Station, Jefferson City, MO
08:00PMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$691One-way
0 transfers
Other options
Amtrak
07:12PM14h03
Jefferson City Station, Jefferson City, MO
09:15AMUnion Station, Chicago, IL
$1921One-way
2 transfers
Greyhound
07:40PM18h35
Jefferson City, MO
02:15PMChicago, IL
$1001One-way
2 transfers

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Travel on Amtrak, Greyhound and American Airlines travel between Jefferson City and Chicago at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

Amtrak is the main travel 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 travel running daily, you can travel by travel across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela travel 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 travel journey to Chicago from Jefferson City, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

      American Airlines is one of the leading airlines in the USA and the world; they offer Main Cabin, Business and First Class tickets for your travel to Chicago from Jefferson City.

        FAQs: Travel from Jefferson City, MO to Chicago, IL

        FAQs: Travel 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 Jefferson City, MO to Chicago, IL.
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        You can get to Chicago, IL from Jefferson City, MO 2 different ways: train or bus.

        The cheapest way to go to Chicago, IL from Jefferson City, MO is by taking a bus, which costs on average $53 (€45).

        This is compared to other ways of getting from Jefferson City, MO to Chicago, IL:

        A bus is $90 (€78) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Jefferson City, MO to Chicago, IL costing on average $143 (€123).

        The fastest way to get to Chicago, IL from Jefferson City, MO is by bus with an average travel time of 10 h 20 min.

        Other travel options to Chicago, IL take longer:

        Train takes on average 36 h 3 min.

        The distance from Jefferson City, MO to Chicago, IL is approximately 328 miles (529 km).

        The average frequency per day from Jefferson City, MO to Chicago, IL is:

        • 1 train per day.

        However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Jefferson City, MO to Chicago, IL as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

        These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Jefferson City, MO to Chicago, IL:

          Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Jefferson City, MO to Chicago, IL:

          • You can go to Chicago, IL from Jefferson City, MO by bus with Greyhound. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $53 (€45) with Greyhound from Jefferson City, MO to Chicago, IL on Omio.
          • You can go to Chicago, IL from Jefferson City, MO by train with Amtrak. You'll see cheap train tickets for $143 (€123) with Amtrak from Jefferson City, MO to Chicago, IL on Omio.

          Yes, there are direct routes from Jefferson City, MO to Chicago, IL with the following travel companies:

          • You can find 1 direct train per day to take to Chicago, IL with Amtrak.

          Direct services to Chicago, IL tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

          Many of our customers traveling from Jefferson City, MO to Chicago, IL don't make Chicago, IL their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Chicago, IL are San Francisco, CA, Indianapolis, IN, New York, NY, Milwaukee, WI or Champaign, IL, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Chicago, IL to any of these top destinations today!

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