Cheap Chicago to Fullerton  train tickets

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Lowest Price$143.00
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How to find cheap train tickets from Chicago to Fullerton ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Chicago to Fullerton 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 Fullerton was $160.23. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 17 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $84.00 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 Fullerton ? How far is Chicago to Fullerton ?

The distance between Chicago to Fullerton is 1732.80 miles or 2787.97 km. A train trip from Chicago to Fullerton typically takes 52 hours and 3 minutes. If you are looking to get to Fullerton faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Southwest Chief. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 42 hours and 4 minutes to get from Chicago to Fullerton.

Going from Chicago to Fullerton by train takes over 52 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 Sunday trains from Chicago to Fullerton 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.

Amtrak has the most connections between Chicago to Fullerton

Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Fullerton. On the route to Fullerton 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Chicago to Fullerton, usually offering 2 trips per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Fullerton with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Chicago to Fullerton is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Chicago to Fullerton start from $156.95, and on average cost $225.65. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Fullerton. Amtrak in Chicago leaves from Union Station - 225 S Canal St, And in Fullerton trains arrive at 120 East Santa Fe Ave - Fullerton Transp Ctr,

From Chicago to Fullerton train travel on Amtrak takes 56 hours and 1 minutes. If you are looking to get to Fullerton faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 42 hours and 4 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $221.08 for a one-way train ticket to Fullerton.

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Avg. Time
2d 8h 1m
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$225.65

Amtrak Southwest Chief

Amtrak Southwest Chief train tickets from Chicago to Fullerton start from $143.00, and on average cost $196.57. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Southwest Chief schedules to Fullerton. Amtrak Southwest Chief in Chicago leaves from Union Station - 225 S Canal St, And in Fullerton trains arrive at 120 East Santa Fe Ave - Fullerton Transp Ctr,

From Chicago to Fullerton train travel on Amtrak Southwest Chief takes 42 hours and 5 minutes. If you are looking to get to Fullerton faster, Amtrak Southwest Chief offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 42 hours and 4 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Fullerton on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Southwest Chief scheduled trip per day, which will cost $186.75 for a one-way weekend reservation from Chicago.

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Extra legroom
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Avg. Time
1d 18h 5m
Avg. Price
$196.57

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There is one train station from which trains depart Chicago on their way to Fullerton. 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 Fullerton from Chicago., The busiest departure station in Chicago serving this route is 120 East Santa Fe Ave - Fullerton Transp Ctr.
  • 120 East Santa Fe Ave - Fullerton Transp Ctr