The distance between Springfield and Chicago is approximately 771.97 miles, or 1242.05 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 19 hours and 27 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 19 hours and 27 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 Springfield to Chicago route. Amtrak Lake Shore Limited offers the most scheduled departures between Springfield to Chicago, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Chicago 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 Springfield, MA to Chicago, which start at £71.30.
Amtrak Lake Shore Limited train tickets from Springfield to Chicago start from £69.00, and on average cost £94.81. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Lake Shore Limited schedules to Chicago. Amtrak Lake Shore Limited in Springfield leaves from Union Station Transportation Center, And in Chicago trains arrive at Union Station - 225 S Canal St,
From Springfield to Chicago train travel on Amtrak Lake Shore Limited takes 19 hours and 27 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Lake Shore Limited offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £99.95 for a one-way train ticket to Chicago.