Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
July 5, 2019Visiting family
Very nice ride
WiFi isn't on board
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The distance between Houston and Chicago is approximately 942.41 miles, or 1516.28 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 24 hours and 47 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 24 hours and 47 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 is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Houston to Chicago route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Houston to Chicago, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Houston to Chicago, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Houston to Chicago, which start at $91.27.
Amtrak train tickets from Houston to Chicago start from $142.86, and on average cost $197.47. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Chicago. Amtrak in Houston leaves from 902 Washington Ave, And in Chicago trains arrive at Union Station - 225 S Canal St,
From Houston to Chicago train travel on Amtrak takes 24 hours and 48 minutes. If you are looking to get to Chicago faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 24 hours and 47 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Chicago on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $208.16 for a one-way weekend reservation from Houston.