Cheap Chicago to Toronto  train tickets


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Lowest Price$117.00
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How to find cheap train tickets from Chicago to Toronto ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Chicago to Toronto 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 Chicago to Toronto was $117.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 10 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $15.00 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 journey from Chicago to Toronto ? How far is Chicago to Toronto ?

The distance between Chicago to Toronto is 435.94 miles or 701.40 km. A train trip from Chicago to Toronto typically takes 21 hours and 17 minutes. If you are looking to get to Toronto faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 21 hours and 11 minutes to get from Chicago to Toronto.

Going from Chicago to Toronto by train takes over 21 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Saturday trains from Chicago to Toronto 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 Thursday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Chicago to Toronto

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Chicago to Toronto route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Chicago to Toronto, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Chicago to Toronto, 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 Chicago to Toronto, which start at $41.00.

One train carrier connects Chicago to Toronto


Amtrak train tickets from Chicago to Toronto start from $117.00, and on average cost $137.08. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Toronto. Amtrak in Chicago leaves from Union Station - 225 S Canal St, And in Toronto trains arrive at Union Station,

From Chicago to Toronto train travel on Amtrak takes 21 hours and 18 minutes. If you are looking to get to Toronto faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 21 hours and 11 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Toronto on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $143.71 for a one-way weekend reservation from Chicago.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Chicago on their way to Toronto. The busiest departure station in Chicago serving this route is Union Station - 225 S Canal St.
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Toronto from Chicago., The busiest departure station in Chicago serving this route is Union Station.
  • Union Station