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Cheap train tickets from Chicago to Las Vegas, NV

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How much are train tickets from Chicago to Las Vegas, NV?

Lowest Price£158.33
Fastest Train37h 20m
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Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Chicago to Las Vegas, NV?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Chicago to Las Vegas 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 Chicago to Las Vegas was £173.35. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 26 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £51.04 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 ride from Chicago to Las Vegas, NV?

The distance between Chicago and Las Vegas is approximately 1522.03 miles, or 2448.84 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 48 hours and 59 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 37 hours and 20 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Chicago to Las Vegas?

On Wednesday trains from Chicago to Las Vegas 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.

What train companies travel from Chicago to Las Vegas?

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Chicago to Las Vegas route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Chicago to Las Vegas, usually offering 1.417 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Chicago to Las Vegas, 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 Coach tickets from Chicago to Las Vegas, NV, which start at £71.00.

One train company connects Chicago to Las Vegas

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Chicago to Las Vegas start from £158.33, and on average cost £199.38. Daily there are 1.416667 Amtrak schedules to Las Vegas. Amtrak in Chicago leaves from Union Station - 225 S Canal St, And in Las Vegas trains arrive at McCarran Intl Airport, Terminal 1, Level 0 and one other train station.

From Chicago to Las Vegas train travel on Amtrak takes 48 hours and 59 minutes. If you are looking to get to Las Vegas faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 37 hours and 20 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 1.5 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £220.92 for a one-way train ticket to Las Vegas.

Avg. Time
2d 0h 59m
Avg. Price
£199.38

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Chicago on their way to Las Vegas:
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St
There are 2 different stations where trains from Chicago arrive in Las Vegas. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving train stations in Las Vegas:
  • McCarran Intl Airport, Terminal 1, Level 0
  • Bus Terminal - 200 S Main St

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