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|Fastest train||47h 15m|
|Trains per day||3|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Tampa to Chicago during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
Can you take a train all the way from Tampa to Chicago?
What is the price of a train ticket from Tampa to Chicago?
In the last month, £131.81 was the average price of a train ticket from Tampa, FL to Chicago, IL. Tickets are generally somewhat expensive for this particular train route, which is to be expected given the long distance. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.
How long is the train journey from Tampa to Chicago?
The distance between Tampa and Chicago is approximately 1005 miles, or 1618 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 48 hours and 5 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 47 hours and 15 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.
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Tampa to Chicago are the most crowded on Wednesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Tampa at 10:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 10:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Tampa to Chicago?
There are 3 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
Which train should you take from Tampa to Chicago?
Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Tampa, Florida to Chicago, Illinois. However, there are 3 trains per day to choose from.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak||3||2d 0h 5m||£139.14|
Amtrak train tickets from Tampa to Chicago start from £126, and on average cost £139. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Chicago. Amtrak in Tampa leaves from Union Station - 601 N Nebraska Ave, And in Chicago trains arrive at Union Station - 225 S Canal St, From Tampa to Chicago train travel on Amtrak takes 48 hours and 5 minutes. If you are looking to get to Chicago faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 47 hours and 15 minutes.
Where is the train station in Tampa?
There is one train station in Tampa:
- Union Station - 601 N Nebraska Ave
Where is the train station in Chicago?
Chicago has one train station:
- Union Station - 225 S Canal St
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