The distance between Chicago to Santa Clara is 1841.96 miles or 2963.59 km. A train trip from Chicago to Santa Clara typically takes 58 hours and 7 minutes. If you are looking to get to Santa Clara faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 54 hours and 19 minutes to get from Chicago to Santa Clara.
Going from Chicago to Santa Clara by train takes over 58 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 Friday trains from Chicago to Santa Clara 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Amtrak train tickets from Chicago to Santa Clara start from $156.00, and on average cost $253.11. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Santa Clara. Amtrak in Chicago leaves from Union Station - 225 S Canal St, And in Santa Clara trains arrive at Caltrain ACE station - 1001 Railroad Ave and one other train station.
From Chicago to Santa Clara train travel on Amtrak takes 58 hours and 7 minutes. If you are looking to get to Santa Clara faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 54 hours and 19 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $248.55 for a one-way train ticket to Santa Clara.