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Trains from Glenview to Chicago

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Trip Summary

There are 7 daily trains from Glenview to Chicago. Traveling by train from Glenview to Chicago usually takes around 28 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance16 mi (25 km)
Fastest train0h 28m
Lowest price€9.37
Trains per day7
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Hiawatha
Train lines1

Price trends for trains from Glenview to Chicago

Average prices by travel date

€14€9€5MayJun

Monthly average prices

€23€19€14€9€5JJASONDJFMAM

Prices as travel date approaches

€23€19€14€9€53020100

Which train should you take from Glenview to Chicago?

Amtrak Hiawatha is the one and only train line which connects Glenview to Chicago. However, there are 7 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Hiawatha70h 29m€9.37
  • Amtrak Hiawatha

    Amtrak Hiawatha

    Since 1971, the Amtrak Hiawatha Service has operated along an 86-mile track from Milwaukee to Chicago. Amtrak Hiawatha offers a fast connection between the two cities, with an average journey time of only 90 minutes. There are 7 Hiawatha trips from Glenview to Chicago each day, and 7 daily trips on weekends. Each train comes equipped with onboard WiFi and checked luggage options. Unfortunately, there is no cafe car onboard, so pack snacks if traveling makes you hangry.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Glenview to Chicago during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Glenview to Chicago?

The distance between Glenview and Chicago is approximately 16 miles, or 25 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 28 minutes, It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Chicago.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Glenview to Chicago are the most crowded on Wednesday. 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 Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Glenview at 07:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 20:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Glenview to Chicago?

There are 7 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Glenview to Chicago.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Chicago to Glenview.

City Information

Chicago

Known for its innovative architecture, cultural contributions to jazz and house music, and of course that irresistible deep-dish pizza, the many sights and experiences in Chicago make it one of the best urban vacation destinations for millennials and a top destination in Illinois.

You can't beat the views of the city and Lake Michigan from the SkyDeck in the Willis Tower; at over 1,300 feet, this is the highest observation deck in the U.S. Snap that classic selfie with the Bean in Millennium Park, then wander the many museums in nearby Grant Park. Navy Pier is a popular tourist hotspot for its parks, restaurants, and attractions right on Lake Michigan, and baseball fans will find paradise in Wrigleyville, home to the Chicago Cubs' Wrigley Field and sports bars galore.

Chicago's enormous parks offer plentiful opportunities for outdoor activities in gorgeous urban settings. Many companies offer kayak rentals or boat tours on the Chicago River, with special tours running on Saint Patrick's Day, when the entire river is dyed green. When you’re ready to buy some souvenirs from your epic trip, hit the big brand stores on the Magnificent Mile, or shop local in neighborhoods like Andersonville and Wicker Park. And don't miss the chance to laugh until you cry at The Second City comedy theater, famous for launching the careers of comedians like Tina Fey and Stephen Colbert.

Chicago is one of the biggest transportation hubs in the Midwest, and provides easy access to nearby destinations ideal for day trips, as well as international travel from two airports. Thanks to plenty of bus and train stations throughout the city, getting to the Windy City is a breeze.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Glenview?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Glenview.

All train stations in Glenview:

  • 1116 Depot St

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