Compare train tickets from Chicago to Colorado Springs
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How much are train tickets from Chicago to Colorado Springs?
|Fastest Train||31h 50m|
|Trains Per Day||2|
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Chicago to Colorado Springs right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.
In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
Can you take a train all the way from Chicago to Colorado Springs?
How do you find cheap train tickets from Chicago to Colorado Springs?
How long is the train journey from Chicago to Colorado Springs?
The distance between Chicago and Colorado Springs is approximately 928 miles, or 1493 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 44 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 31 hours and 50 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.
When are trains the most crowded?
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How many trains per day run from Chicago to Colorado Springs?
Trains leave the station in Chicago twice a day, so thre are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Colorado Springs to Chicago. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Chicago to Colorado Springs for $90.00.
What train services are there from Chicago to Colorado Springs?
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak||2||1d 20h 0m||$147.52|
Where is the train station in Chicago?
There is one train station in Chicago:
- Union Station - 225 S Canal St
Where is the train station in Colorado Springs?
Colorado Springs has one train station:
- Big Dog Co - 120 S Weber St
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