On average there is 1 train trip per day. Amtrak Texas Eagle has the most options for departures from Chicago to Austin, with an average of 1 trip per day and 36 monthly trips. One train carrier currently travels from Chicago to Austin. Of the 1 trip there is 1 trip that is a direct route with no transfers.
Need more travel options? Bus options from Chicago start at $94.00.
Amtrak Texas Eagle operates, on average, 1 train schedule(s) from Chicago to Austin. The average Amtrak Texas Eagle ticket to Austin costs $149.51. Cheap Amtrak Texas Eagle tickets to Austin are available on Wanderu starting from $112.00. In Chicago, Amtrak Texas Eagle departs from Union Station - 225 S Canal St and no other station. In Austin, Amtrak Texas Eagle arrives at 250 N Lamar Blvd and no other station.
An average trip on Amtrak Texas Eagle from Chicago to Austin takes 28 hours and 38 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Texas Eagle trip will get you to Austin in 28 hours and 37 minutes,
On weekends, Amtrak Texas Eagle offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $155.35 for a weekend getaway trip to Austin.