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Compare train tickets from Roanoke to Chicago


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How much are train tickets from Roanoke, VA to Chicago?

Lowest Price£92.49
Fastest Train25h 5m
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Roanoke to Chicago?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, £112.69 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Roanoke to Chicago.

How long is the train journey from Roanoke to Chicago?

The distance between Roanoke and Chicago is approximately 518 miles, or 834 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 25 hours and 59 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 25 hours and 5 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 Roanoke to Chicago are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Sunday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Roanoke at 06:00 and arrives in Chicago around 25 hours later.

How many trains per day run from Roanoke to Chicago?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. However, it is not a direct train. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you transfer trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Chicago to Roanoke. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Roanoke to Chicago for £67.77.

What train services are there from Roanoke to Chicago?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Roanoke to Chicago. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak11d 1h 59m£115.22

Where is the train station in Roanoke?

There is one train station in Roanoke:

  • 55 Norfolk Ave SW

Where is the train station in Chicago?

Chicago has one train station:

  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St

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