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Chicago to Palm Springs train - cost & duration

Cheapest price$126.00
Shortest Duration48h 0m
Trips per day5
train carriers2
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How to book cheap Chicago to Palm Springs train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Chicago to Palm Springs is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Chicago to Palm Springs were $143.00. By booking 29 days out, tickets are on average $74.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Chicago to Palm Springs by train is at 1:00 PM on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 2:00 PM on Monday 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 from Chicago to Palm Springs has the most daily schedules

On average there are 5 train trips per day. Amtrak has the most options for departures from Chicago to Palm Springs, with an average of 3 trips per day and 34 monthly trips. 2 train carriers currently travel from Chicago to Palm Springs. Of the 5 trips there is 1 trip that is a direct route with no transfers.

2 carriers offer Chicago to Palm Springs train trips

Amtrak

Book Amtrak from Chicago to Palm Springs from $126.00. There are 3 Amtrak schedules from Chicago to Palm Springs and you can expect on average to pay $187.49 for a Amtrak ticket to Palm Springs. In Chicago, Amtrak departs to Palm Springs from Union Station - 225 S Canal St and no other station. In Palm Springs, Amtrak arrives at SunLine Transit Stop - 3400 E Tahquitz Canyon Way and 2 other stations.

An average trip on Amtrak from Chicago to Palm Springs takes 55 hours and 39 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak trip will get you to Palm Springs in 48 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay $184.40 for a weekend getaway trip to Palm Springs.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Loyalty rewards
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Snacks
WiFi
Avg. Time
7h 39m
Avg. Price
$187.49

Amtrak Texas Eagle

Book Amtrak Texas Eagle from Chicago to Palm Springs from $126.00. There are 3 Amtrak Texas Eagle schedules from Chicago to Palm Springs and you can expect on average to pay $167.71 for a Amtrak Texas Eagle ticket to Palm Springs. In Chicago, Amtrak Texas Eagle departs to Palm Springs from Union Station - 225 S Canal St and no other station. In Palm Springs, Amtrak Texas Eagle arrives at Palm Springs Station Rd and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Texas Eagle from Chicago to Palm Springs takes 63 hours and 23 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Texas Eagle trip will get you to Palm Springs in 48 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Texas Eagle offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $158.00 for a weekend getaway trip to Palm Springs.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Loyalty rewards
Power outlet
Snacks
Avg. Time
15h 23m
Avg. Price
$167.71

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include one station that has train departures from Chicago. Most train trips to Palm Springs will depart from Union Station - 225 S Canal St.
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St
Train trips arrive in Palm Springs at 3 stations, depending on which train line you are traveling with. SunLine Transit Stop - 3400 E Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs Station Rd, SunLine Transit Stop - 190 N Indian Canyon Dr are the main train stations in Palm Springs for trips arriving from Chicago.
  • SunLine Transit Stop - 3400 E Tahquitz Canyon Way
  • Palm Springs Station Rd
  • SunLine Transit Stop - 190 N Indian Canyon Dr