Cheap Chicago to New York  train tickets

switcheroo

Summary

How much are Chicago to New York train tickets?

Lowest Price£70.07
Fastest19h 53m
Daily Schedules6
train carriers3
Lowest prices
We partner with 100s of coach, train & ferry operators to find you the best fares.
No wanderu fees
We simply offer you the lowest prices directly from the carrier.
Best travel options
We offer the safest & most reliable options on millions of routes.

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Chicago to New York
4.5
Based on 4 reviews
Amtrak Cardinal
5.0
Based on 1 reviews
Based on 1 reviewsOverviewUsers that traveled with Amtrak Cardinal report that they were happy with the WiFi on board percent of the time.Ratings (Out of 5)
Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
4.3
Based on 3 reviews
Based on 3 reviewsOverviewUsers that traveled with Amtrak Lake Shore Limited report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
3.0
Value
2.0
Condition
4.0
See Reviews
Alfredo Pablo
3.0
3 August 2019Vacation
Pros
The trip stsrted late The ticket haven't seat number
Cons
Respect the hours of parture Numbers the seat tickets

How to book cheap train tickets from Chicago to New York ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Chicago to New York 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 New York was £111.34. 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 £17.52 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 journey from Chicago to New York ? How far is Chicago to New York ?

The distance between Chicago to New York is 711.44 miles or 1144.66 km. A train trip from Chicago to New York typically takes 22 hours and 43 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Lake Shore Limited. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 19 hours and 53 minutes to get from Chicago to New York.

Going from Chicago to New York by train takes over 22 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 Saturday trains from Chicago to New York 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 Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the greatest number of connections between Chicago to New York

Typically there are 6 schedules to compare for your trip to New York. On the route to New York 3 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Chicago to New York, usually offering 4 trips per day. Typically one schedule per day serves New York with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Chicago to New York, which start at £49.37.

Chicago to New York is served by 3 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Chicago to New York start from £70.07, and on average cost £127.50. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to New York. Amtrak in Chicago leaves from Union Station - 225 S Canal St, And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Chicago to New York train travel on Amtrak takes 22 hours and 53 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 19 hours and 53 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £142.40 for a one-way train ticket to New York.

Toilet
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power point
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
22h 53m
Avg. Price
£127.50

Amtrak Cardinal

Amtrak Cardinal train tickets from Chicago to New York start from £70.07, and on average cost £87.39. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Cardinal schedules to New York. Amtrak Cardinal in Chicago leaves from Union Station - 225 S Canal St, And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Chicago to New York train travel on Amtrak Cardinal takes 27 hours and 14 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak Cardinal offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 19 hours and 53 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to New York on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Cardinal scheduled trip per day, which will cost £89.24 for a one-way weekend reservation from Chicago.

Toilet
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power point
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1d 3h 14m
Avg. Price
£87.39

Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

Amtrak Lake Shore Limited train tickets from Chicago to New York start from £70.07, and on average cost £79.42. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Lake Shore Limited schedules to New York. Amtrak Lake Shore Limited in Chicago leaves from Union Station - 225 S Canal St, And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Chicago to New York train travel on Amtrak Lake Shore Limited takes 20 hours and 2 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak Lake Shore Limited offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 19 hours and 53 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to New York on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Lake Shore Limited scheduled trip per day, which will cost £78.56 for a one-way weekend reservation from Chicago.

Toilet
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power point
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
20h 2m
Avg. Price
£79.42

Plan your next adventure:

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