How to travel from Washington, DC to Chicago

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from Washington, DC to Chicago

You can get from Washington, DC to Chicago by train, bus or flight.

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train

To get from Washington, DC to Chicago on Oct 01 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

04:05PMUnion Station17h40 08:45AMUnion Station
0 transfers
1741One-way
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04:05PMUnion Station17h40 08:45AMUnion Station
0 transfers
1741One-way
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11:20AMUnion Station23h52 10:12AMUnion Station
1 transfer
3311One-way
10:20AMUnion Station24h52 10:12AMUnion Station
1 transfer
3311One-way

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Chicago is approximately 593 miles (956 km) away from Washington, DC.

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