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Cheap train tickets from Montreal to Chicago


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How much are train tickets from Montreal to Chicago?

Lowest Price$130.00
Fastest Train24h 30m
Trains Per Day1
Train Lines1
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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Montreal to Chicago
Based on 1 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Users that traveled with Amtrak report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
June 3, 2019Solo travel
The railway road was nice, comfortable and on time. I loved it! Bus greyhound in USA was late of 2 hours, not very clean. In Canada, bus greyhound was just perfect, on time, bus driver very nice, clean.
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Frequently Asked Questions

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

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Montreal 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 Montreal to Chicago was $137.27. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 27 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $25.63 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 Montreal to Chicago?

The distance between Montreal and Chicago is approximately 745.06 miles, or 1198.76 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 24 hours and 30 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 24 hours and 30 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 Montreal to Chicago?

On Wednesday trains from Montreal 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Montreal to Chicago?

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Montreal to Chicago route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Montreal to Chicago, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Montreal 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 Montreal to Chicago, which start at $49.00.

One train company connects Montreal to Chicago


Amtrak train tickets from Montreal to Chicago start from $130.00, and on average cost $145.98. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Chicago. Amtrak in Montreal leaves from 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O, And in Chicago trains arrive at Union Station - 225 S Canal St,

From Montreal to Chicago train travel on Amtrak takes 24 hours and 30 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Chicago on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $148.11 for a one-way weekend reservation from Montreal.

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Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Montreal on their way to Chicago:
  • 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O
There is one train station where trains from Montreal arrive in Chicago:
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St

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