Cheap train tickets from Chicago to Bangor


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How much are train tickets from Chicago to Bangor?

Lowest Price$23.00
Fastest2h 19m
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Chicago to Bangor?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Chicago to Bangor 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 Bangor was $23.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 19 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $6.50 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 ride from Chicago to Bangor?

The distance between Chicago and Bangor is approximately 83.40 miles, or 134.18 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 2 hours and 19 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 19 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.

What's the best day to take the train from Chicago to Bangor?

If you want to avoid a crowded train, Wednesday is the best day to travel as it is the least busy day for trains from Chicago to Bangor.

In contrast, the busiest train day of the week is usually Friday. If you are planning to book travel for Friday, make sure to book your train tickets well in advance as they may sell out and you may find trains more full than usual.

Amtrak Pere Marquette has the most connections between Chicago to Bangor

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

One train company connects Chicago to Bangor

Amtrak Pere Marquette

Amtrak Pere Marquette train tickets from Chicago to Bangor start from $23.00, and on average cost $29.78. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Pere Marquette schedules to Bangor. Amtrak Pere Marquette in Chicago leaves from Union Station - 225 S Canal St, And in Bangor trains arrive at 541 Railroad Street,

From Chicago to Bangor train travel on Amtrak Pere Marquette takes 2 hours and 20 minutes. If you are looking to get to Bangor faster, Amtrak Pere Marquette offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 19 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Bangor on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Pere Marquette scheduled trip per day, which will cost $31.96 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 Bangor. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Chicago are:
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Bangor from Chicago. These are the busiest arriving stations in Bangor:
  • 541 Railroad Street