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Cheap train tickets from Toronto to Chicago

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How much are train tickets from Toronto to Chicago?

Lowest Price$94.00
Fastest Train13h 50m
Trains Per Day1
Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

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

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Toronto to Chicago 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 Toronto to Chicago was $110.17. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 22 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $21.55 compared to a typical last-minute fare. 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 Toronto to Chicago?

The distance between Toronto and Chicago is approximately 435.94 miles, or 701.40 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 15 hours and 33 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 13 hours and 50 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 Toronto to Chicago?

On Monday trains from Toronto to Chicago 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 Toronto to Chicago?

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Toronto to Chicago route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Toronto to Chicago, usually offering 1.121 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Toronto to Chicago, 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 Bus tickets from Toronto to Chicago, which start at $40.00.

One train company connects Toronto to Chicago

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Toronto to Chicago start from $94.00, and on average cost $118.00. Daily there are 1.12069 Amtrak schedules to Chicago. Amtrak in Toronto leaves from Coach Term - 610 Bay St, And in Chicago trains arrive at Union Station - 225 S Canal St,

From Toronto to Chicago train travel on Amtrak takes 15 hours and 33 minutes. If you are looking to get to Chicago faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 13 hours and 50 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 1.411765 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $125.31 for a one-way train ticket to Chicago.

Avg. Time
15h 33m
Avg. Price
$118.00

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Toronto on their way to Chicago:
  • Coach Term - 610 Bay St
There is one train station where trains from Toronto arrive in Chicago:
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St

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