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St Louis to Chicago train - cost & duration

Cheapest price€22.59
Shortest Duration5h 25m
Trips per day5
train carriers2
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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for St Louis to Chicago
4.6
Based on 10 reviews
Amtrak Lincoln Service
4.8
Based on 8 reviews
Based on 8 reviewsOverviewUsers that traveled with Amtrak Lincoln Service report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 86 percent of the time.Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.9
Staff
3.8
Value
4.0
Condition
4.0
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Kenan
4.0
15 August 2019Visiting friends
Pros
Spacious, clean and comfortable only problem was the AC wasn’t working in our cabin
Victor Emanuel
5.0
13 August 2019
Pros
The view
Cons
Free bottle water
Tips
Safe travels
Julie
5.0
5 July 2019Couples trip
Pros
I like the convenience of taking the train and not having to drive.
Cons
If the train were more modern and faster with less stops!
Tips
Keep your kids in check and be courteous while on the phone everyone doesn’t need to hear all your business
Blair
5.0
28 June 2019Vacation
Pros
Nice big seats and comfy.
Cons
Foot rest for when you’re reclined.
Karma
4.0
3 June 2019Visiting family
Pros
Most helpful STL gate attendant! Red cap service in Chicago
Cons
The speed of the train and the number of stops without people boarding or exiting the train
Tips
No
Amtrak Texas Eagle
4.0
Based on 2 reviews
Based on 2 reviewsOverviewUsers that traveled with Amtrak Texas Eagle report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 50 percent of the time.Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.5
Staff
3.5
Value
4.0
Condition
4.0
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Charlotte
4.0
9 August 2019Vacation
Cons
More choices of snacks.
Marilyn
4.0
2 July 2019Vacation
Pros
Comfortable conditions
Cons
Restroom cleaning could be better

How to book cheap St Louis to Chicago train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from St Louis to Chicago is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from St Louis to Chicago were €25.14. By booking 10 days out, tickets are on average €5.42 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by train from St Louis to Chicago?

The busiest time of the week for travel from St Louis to Chicago by train is at 07:00 on Sunday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 06:00 on Tuesday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Amtrak Lincoln Service from St Louis to Chicago has the most daily schedules

On average there are 5 train trips per day. Amtrak Lincoln Service has the most options for departures from St Louis to Chicago, with an average of 4 trips per day and 80 monthly trips. 2 train carriers currently travel from St Louis to Chicago. Of the 5 trips there are 5 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Bus from St Louis to Chicago starts at €0.90.

2 carriers offer St Louis to Chicago train trips

Amtrak Lincoln Service

Book Amtrak Lincoln Service from St Louis to Chicago from €22.59. There are 4 Amtrak Lincoln Service schedules from St Louis to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay €29.69 for a Amtrak Lincoln Service ticket to Chicago. In St Louis, Amtrak Lincoln Service departs to Chicago from Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St and no other station. In Chicago, Amtrak Lincoln Service arrives at Union Station - 225 S Canal St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Lincoln Service from St Louis to Chicago takes 5 hours and 37 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Lincoln Service trip will get you to Chicago in 5 hours and 25 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Lincoln Service offers 4 trips per day and you could expect to pay €31.31 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
5h 37m
Avg. Price
€29.69

Amtrak Texas Eagle

Book Amtrak Texas Eagle from St Louis to Chicago from €22.59. There are 1 Amtrak Texas Eagle schedules from St Louis to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay €36.73 for a Amtrak Texas Eagle ticket to Chicago. In St Louis, Amtrak Texas Eagle departs to Chicago from Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St and no other station. In Chicago, Amtrak Texas Eagle arrives at Union Station - 225 S Canal St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Texas Eagle from St Louis to Chicago takes 5 hours and 57 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Texas Eagle trip will get you to Chicago in 5 hours and 25 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Texas Eagle offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay €38.98 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

Restroom
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
5h 57m
Avg. Price
€36.73

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include one station that has train departures from St Louis. Most train trips to Chicago will depart from Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St.
  • Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St
train trips arrive in Chicago at 1 stations, depending on which train line you are travelling with. Union Station - 225 S Canal St are the main train stations in Chicago for trips arriving from St Louis.
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St