The distance between Rensselaer to Chicago is 711.68 miles or 1145.04 km. A train trip from Rensselaer to Chicago typically takes 15 hours and 45 minutes. If you are looking to get to Chicago faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Lake Shore Limited. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 15 hours and 45 minutes to get from Rensselaer to Chicago.
Going from Rensselaer to Chicago by train takes over 15 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Monday trains from Rensselaer 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Amtrak Lake Shore Limited train tickets from Rensselaer to Chicago start from $107.18, and on average cost $132.12. Daily there are 2 Amtrak Lake Shore Limited schedules to Chicago. Amtrak Lake Shore Limited in Rensselaer leaves from Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St, And in Chicago trains arrive at Union Station - 225 S Canal St,
From Rensselaer to Chicago train travel on Amtrak Lake Shore Limited takes 15 hours and 45 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 $132.94 for a one-way train ticket to Chicago.