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Champaign to Chicago train - cost & duration

Cheapest price$14.00
Shortest Duration3h 0m
Trips per day4
train carriers4
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How to book cheap Champaign to Chicago train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Champaign to Chicago is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Champaign to Chicago were $20.93. By booking 26 days out, tickets are on average $1.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Champaign to Chicago by train is at 6:00 AM on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 8:00 AM 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 Saluki from Champaign to Chicago has the most daily schedules

On average there are 4 train trips per day. Amtrak Saluki has the most options for departures from Champaign to Chicago, with an average of 1 trip per day and 19 monthly trips. 4 train carriers currently travel from Champaign to Chicago. Of the 4 trips there are 3 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Bus from Champaign to Chicago starts at $18.00.

4 carriers offer Champaign to Chicago train trips

Amtrak

Book Amtrak from Champaign to Chicago from $25.00. There are 1 Amtrak schedules from Champaign to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay $34.55 for a Amtrak ticket to Chicago. In Champaign, Amtrak departs to Chicago from Illinois Term - 45 E University Ave and no other station. In Chicago, Amtrak arrives at Union Station - 225 S Canal St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak from Champaign to Chicago takes 6 hours and 5 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak trip will get you to Chicago in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $36.70 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

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Avg. Time
6h 5m
Avg. Price
$34.55

Amtrak City of New Orleans

Book Amtrak City of New Orleans from Champaign to Chicago from $14.00. There are 1 Amtrak City of New Orleans schedules from Champaign to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay $24.82 for a Amtrak City of New Orleans ticket to Chicago. In Champaign, Amtrak City of New Orleans departs to Chicago from Illinois Term - 45 E University Ave and no other station. In Chicago, Amtrak City of New Orleans arrives at Union Station - 225 S Canal St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak City of New Orleans from Champaign to Chicago takes 3 hours and 5 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak City of New Orleans trip will get you to Chicago in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak City of New Orleans offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $26.12 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

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Avg. Time
3h 5m
Avg. Price
$24.82

Amtrak Illini Service

Book Amtrak Illini Service from Champaign to Chicago from $11.00. There are 1 Amtrak Illini Service schedules from Champaign to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay $18.07 for a Amtrak Illini Service ticket to Chicago. In Champaign, Amtrak Illini Service departs to Chicago from Illinois Term - 45 E University Ave and no other station. In Chicago, Amtrak Illini Service arrives at Union Station - 225 S Canal St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Illini Service from Champaign to Chicago takes 2 hours and 47 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Illini Service offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $18.29 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

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Extra legroom
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Power outlet
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Avg. Time
2h 47m
Avg. Price
$18.07

Amtrak Saluki

Book Amtrak Saluki from Champaign to Chicago from $11.00. There are 1 Amtrak Saluki schedules from Champaign to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay $21.28 for a Amtrak Saluki ticket to Chicago. In Champaign, Amtrak Saluki departs to Chicago from Illinois Term - 45 E University Ave and no other station. In Chicago, Amtrak Saluki arrives at Union Station - 225 S Canal St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Saluki from Champaign to Chicago takes 2 hours and 47 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Saluki offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $23.96 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Loyalty rewards
Power outlet
Snacks
WiFi
Avg. Time
2h 47m
Avg. Price
$21.28
Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include one station that has train departures from Champaign. Most train trips to Chicago will depart from Illinois Term - 45 E University Ave.
  • Illinois Term - 45 E University Ave
Train trips arrive in Chicago at 1 stations, depending on which train line you are traveling with. Union Station - 225 S Canal St are the main train stations in Chicago for trips arriving from Champaign.
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St