Cheap Chicago to Burlington  train tickets


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How to find cheap train tickets from Chicago to Burlington ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Chicago to Burlington is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Chicago to Burlington was $35.83. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 13 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $7.00 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Chicago to Burlington ? How far is Chicago to Burlington ?

The distance between Chicago to Burlington is 195.32 miles or 314.26 km. A train trip from Chicago to Burlington typically takes 3 hours, If you are looking to get to Burlington faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak California Zephyr. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 3 hours and 25 minutes to get from Chicago to Burlington.

A train getaway to Burlington clocks in at less than 4 hours, station to station. If you plan ahead and get an early start, a day trip could be possible depending on the schedules for that day, but you will be limited on the time you can spend in Burlington before you have to hop on the train back to Chicago. Ideally, you should plan for at least a two-day trip to Burlington. It would be perfect for a weekend getaway.

On Wednesday trains from Chicago to Burlington 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 Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak California Zephyr has the most connections between Chicago to Burlington

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Chicago to Burlington route. Amtrak California Zephyr offers the most scheduled departures between Chicago to Burlington, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Burlington with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Chicago to Burlington, which start at $48.00.

One train carrier connects Chicago to Burlington

Amtrak California Zephyr

Amtrak California Zephyr train tickets from Chicago to Burlington start from $30.00, and on average cost $42.78. Daily there are 1 Amtrak California Zephyr schedules to Burlington. Amtrak California Zephyr in Chicago leaves from Union Station - 225 S Canal St, And in Burlington trains arrive at 300 S Main St,

From Chicago to Burlington train travel on Amtrak California Zephyr takes 3 hours and 26 minutes. If you are looking to get to Burlington faster, Amtrak California Zephyr offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 0 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Burlington on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak California Zephyr scheduled trip per day, which will cost $49.29 for a one-way weekend reservation from Chicago.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Chicago on their way to Burlington. The busiest departure station in Chicago serving this route is Union Station - 225 S Canal St.
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Burlington from Chicago., The busiest departure station in Chicago serving this route is 300 S Main St.
  • 300 S Main St