The distance between Chicago to Madera is 1754.14 miles or 2822.30 km. A train trip from Chicago to Madera typically takes 60 hours, If you are looking to get to Madera faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 49 hours and 51 minutes to get from Chicago to Madera.
Going from Chicago to Madera by train takes over 60 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 Wednesday trains from Chicago to Madera 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.
Typically there are 6 schedules to compare for your trip to Madera. One train carrier operates regular service on the Chicago to Madera route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Chicago to Madera, usually offering 6 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Chicago to Madera, 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 Madera, which start at $221.45.
Amtrak train tickets from Chicago to Madera start from $187.75, and on average cost $232.00. Daily there are 6 Amtrak schedules to Madera. Amtrak in Chicago leaves from Union Station - 225 S Canal St, And in Madera trains arrive at 18770 Rd 26,
From Chicago to Madera train travel on Amtrak takes 60 hours and 20 minutes. If you are looking to get to Madera faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 50 hours and 0 minutes.