The distance between Chicago and Seattle is approximately 1733.90 miles, or 2789.73 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 63 hours and 49 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 46 hours and 10 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.
Typically there are 5 schedules to compare for your trip to Seattle. On the route to Seattle 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Chicago to Seattle, usually offering 3 trips per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Seattle with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Chicago to Seattle, which start at $123.94.
Amtrak train tickets from Chicago to Seattle start from $234.69, and on average cost $414.52. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Seattle. Amtrak in Chicago leaves from Union Station - 225 S Canal St, And in Seattle trains arrive at King St Station - 303 S Jackson St,
From Chicago to Seattle train travel on Amtrak takes 74 hours and 52 minutes. If you are looking to get to Seattle faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 46 hours and 10 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $425.82 for a one-way train ticket to Seattle.
Amtrak Empire Builder train tickets from Chicago to Seattle start from $197.77, and on average cost $337.12. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Empire Builder schedules to Seattle. Amtrak Empire Builder in Chicago leaves from Union Station - 225 S Canal St, And in Seattle trains arrive at King St Station - 303 S Jackson St,
From Chicago to Seattle train travel on Amtrak Empire Builder takes 46 hours and 10 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Empire Builder offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $334.01 for a one-way train ticket to Seattle.