Cheap Elkhart to Chicago  train tickets

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Lowest Price$23.72
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How to buy cheap train tickets from Elkhart to Chicago ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Elkhart to Chicago is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Elkhart to Chicago was $23.78. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 10 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $5.27 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train trip from Elkhart to Chicago ? What is the distance between Elkhart to Chicago ?

The distance between Elkhart to Chicago is 86.29 miles or 138.84 km. A train trip from Elkhart to Chicago typically takes 2 hours and 22 minutes. If you are looking to get to Chicago faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Capitol Limited. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 2 hours and 16 minutes to get from Elkhart to Chicago.

Getting to Chicago from Elkhart by train typically takes under three hours. A day trip to Chicago from Elkhart is fairly easy to do with plenty of time to see the sights in Chicago and still get back at a reasonable time in the evening.

On Wednesday trains from Elkhart to Chicago are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak Lake Shore Limited has the most frequent connections between Elkhart to Chicago

Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Chicago. On the route to Chicago 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Lake Shore Limited offers the most scheduled departures between Elkhart to Chicago, usually offering 2 trips per day. 3 train trips per day are direct connections to Chicago, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Elkhart to Chicago, which start at $30.31.

Elkhart to Chicago is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak Capitol Limited

Amtrak Capitol Limited train tickets from Elkhart to Chicago start from $23.72, and on average cost $27.11. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Capitol Limited schedules to Chicago. Amtrak Capitol Limited in Elkhart leaves from 131 Tyler Ave, And in Chicago trains arrive at Union Station - 225 S Canal St,

From Elkhart to Chicago train travel on Amtrak Capitol Limited takes 2 hours and 17 minutes. If you are looking to get to Chicago faster, Amtrak Capitol Limited offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 16 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Chicago on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Capitol Limited scheduled trip per day, which will cost $27.20 for a one-way weekend reservation from Elkhart.

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Avg. Time
2h 17m
Avg. Price
$27.11

Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

Amtrak Lake Shore Limited train tickets from Elkhart to Chicago start from $23.72, and on average cost $26.43. Daily there are 2 Amtrak Lake Shore Limited schedules to Chicago. Amtrak Lake Shore Limited in Elkhart leaves from 131 Tyler Ave, And in Chicago trains arrive at Union Station - 225 S Canal St,

From Elkhart to Chicago train travel on Amtrak Lake Shore Limited takes 2 hours and 26 minutes. If you are looking to get to Chicago faster, Amtrak Lake Shore Limited offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 16 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Lake Shore Limited offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $26.48 for a one-way train ticket to Chicago.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Elkhart on their way to Chicago. The busiest departure station in Elkhart serving this route is 131 Tyler Ave.
  • 131 Tyler Ave
There is one train station where trains arrive in Chicago from Elkhart., The busiest departure station in Elkhart serving this route is Union Station - 225 S Canal St.
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St