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Chicago to San Jose train - cost & duration

Cheapest price$155.00
Shortest Duration53h 0m
Trips per day8
train carriers1
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How to book cheap Chicago to San Jose train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Chicago to San Jose is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Chicago to San Jose were $202.03. By booking 29 days out, tickets are on average $72.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

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

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 San Jose will depart from Union Station - 225 S Canal St.
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St
Train trips arrive in San Jose at 1 stations, depending on which train line you are traveling with. Diridon Caltrain Station - 65 Cahill St are the main train stations in San Jose for trips arriving from Chicago.
  • Diridon Caltrain Station - 65 Cahill St