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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Chicago to Michigan City?

Lowest Price$9.50
Fastest Train1h 2m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines1
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Chicago-Michigan City Train Schedule

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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Chicago to Michigan City
5.0
Based on 1 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Wolverine report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
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5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
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Condition
5.0

Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Chicago to Michigan City?

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 Michigan City.

How long is the train journey from Chicago to Michigan City?

The distance between Chicago and Michigan City is approximately 40 miles, or 64 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 5 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 2 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Chicago to Michigan City are the most crowded on Wednesday. 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 Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Chicago at 7:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 5:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Chicago to Michigan City?

Trains leave the station in Chicago twice a day, so thre are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Michigan City with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to get off or switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Michigan City to Chicago. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Chicago to Michigan City for $10.00.

What train services are there from Chicago to Michigan City?

Amtrak Wolverine is the one and only train line which connects Chicago to Michigan City. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Wolverine21h 5m$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 Michigan City?

Michigan City has one train station:

  • 100 Washington St

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