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traveling from Chicago to Austin by train

Cheapest price
$112.00
Fastest time
28h 37m
Trips per day
1
train carriers
1
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How can I get the cheapest train ticket from Chicago to Austin?

The best way to get the cheapest train tickets from Chicago to Austin is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Chicago to Austin were $142.62. By booking 14 days out, tickets are on average $28.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel from Chicago to Austin?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Chicago to Austin by train is at 1 PM on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 1 PM on Tuesday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.
Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include one station that has train departures from Chicago. Most train trips to Austin will depart from Union Station - 225 S Canal St.
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St
Train trips arrive in Austin at 1 stations, depending on which train line you are traveling with. 250 N Lamar Blvd are the main train stations in Austin for trips arriving from Chicago.
  • 250 N Lamar Blvd