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How much are train tickets from Chicago to Plano?

Lowest Price$9.50
Fastest Train0h 57m
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Chicago to Plano 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.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Chicago to Plano?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $9.50 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Chicago to Plano.

How long is the train journey from Chicago to Plano?

The distance between Chicago and Plano is approximately 49 miles, or 79 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 57 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 57 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Plano.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Chicago to Plano are the most crowded on Friday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Chicago at 5:00pm and arrives in Plano within the hour.

How many trains per day run from Chicago to Plano?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Plano with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Plano to Chicago.

What train services are there from Chicago to Plano?

Amtrak Illinois Zephyr is the one and only train line which connects Chicago to Plano. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Illinois Zephyr10h 57m$9.50

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 Plano?

Plano has one train station:

  • 101 W Main St

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