Cheap train tickets from Chicago to Appleton, WI

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How much are train tickets from Chicago to Appleton, WI?

Lowest Price£28.47
Fastest4h 3m
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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Chicago to Appleton
5.0
Based on 3 reviews

Based on 3 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.3
Staff
4.7
Value
4.0
Condition
5.0
Anthony
5.0
8 December 2019Visiting family
Pros
The price
Cons
Nothing
Cynthia
5.0
27 September 2019Visiting family
Pros
Very interesting knowing that this was my first time traveling to Wisconsin
Cons
Nothing to improve
Tips
You love travel experience
Jackelin
5.0
8 July 2019Visiting family
Pros
All was on time

How do you find cheap train tickets from Chicago to Appleton, WI?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Chicago to Appleton 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 Appleton was £30.47. 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 Appleton, WI?

The distance between Chicago and Appleton is approximately 169.51 miles, or 272.72 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 4 hours and 13 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 3 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 Appleton?

On Saturday trains from Chicago to Appleton 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.

What train companies travel from Chicago to Appleton?

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Appleton. One train carrier operates regular service on the Chicago to Appleton route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Chicago to Appleton, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Chicago to Appleton, 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 Appleton, WI, which start at £14.62.

One train company connects Chicago to Appleton

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Chicago to Appleton start from £28.47, and on average cost £31.70. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Appleton. Amtrak in Chicago leaves from Union Station - 225 S Canal St, And in Appleton trains arrive at Appleton Transit Ctr,

From Chicago to Appleton train travel on Amtrak takes 4 hours and 13 minutes. If you are looking to get to Appleton faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 3 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £31.80 for a one-way train ticket to Appleton.

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WiFi
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Extra legroom
Power point
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
4h 13m
Avg. Price
£31.70

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Chicago on their way to Appleton:
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St
There is one train station where trains from Chicago arrive in Appleton:
  • Appleton Transit Ctr