Cheap Chicago to Tacoma  train tickets


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Lowest Price$158.00
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How to find cheap train tickets from Chicago to Tacoma ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Chicago to Tacoma 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 Tacoma was $190.60. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 18 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $41.00 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 journey from Chicago to Tacoma ? How far is Chicago to Tacoma ?

The distance between Chicago to Tacoma is 1739.21 miles or 2798.28 km. A train trip from Chicago to Tacoma typically takes 65 hours and 1 minute. If you are looking to get to Tacoma faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 50 hours and 17 minutes to get from Chicago to Tacoma.

Going from Chicago to Tacoma by train takes over 65 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Sunday trains from Chicago to Tacoma are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Chicago to Tacoma

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Tacoma. One train carrier operates regular service on the Chicago to Tacoma route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Chicago to Tacoma, usually offering 4 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Chicago to Tacoma, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Chicago to Tacoma, which start at $177.00.

One train carrier connects Chicago to Tacoma


Amtrak train tickets from Chicago to Tacoma start from $158.00, and on average cost $290.13. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Tacoma. Amtrak in Chicago leaves from Union Station - 225 S Canal St, And in Tacoma trains arrive at 1001 Puyallup Ave,

From Chicago to Tacoma train travel on Amtrak takes 65 hours and 1 minutes. If you are looking to get to Tacoma faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 50 hours and 17 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $268.67 for a one-way train ticket to Tacoma.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Chicago on their way to Tacoma. The busiest departure station in Chicago serving this route is Union Station - 225 S Canal St.
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Tacoma from Chicago., The busiest departure station in Chicago serving this route is 1001 Puyallup Ave.
  • 1001 Puyallup Ave