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Effingham to Chicago train - cost & duration

Cheapest price$18.00
Shortest Duration4h 0m
Trips per day3
train carriers4
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How to book cheap Effingham to Chicago train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Effingham to Chicago is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Effingham to Chicago were $23.71. By booking 14 days out, tickets are on average $5.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by train from Effingham to Chicago?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Effingham to Chicago by train is at 4:00 AM on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 8:00 AM on Wednesday 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.

Amtrak City of New Orleans from Effingham to Chicago has the most daily schedules

On average there are 3 train trips per day. Amtrak City of New Orleans has the most options for departures from Effingham to Chicago, with an average of 1 trip per day and 18 monthly trips. 4 train carriers currently travel from Effingham to Chicago. Of the 3 trips there are 3 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

4 carriers offer Effingham to Chicago train trips

Amtrak

Book Amtrak from Effingham to Chicago from $22.50. There are 1 Amtrak schedules from Effingham to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay $22.50 for a Amtrak ticket to Chicago. In Effingham, Amtrak departs to Chicago from 401 W National Ave and no other station. In Chicago, Amtrak arrives at Union Station - 225 S Canal St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak from Effingham to Chicago takes 5 hours and 32 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak trip will get you to Chicago in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

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Avg. Time
5h 32m
Avg. Price
$22.50

Amtrak City of New Orleans

Book Amtrak City of New Orleans from Effingham to Chicago from $16.00. There are 1 Amtrak City of New Orleans schedules from Effingham to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay $27.07 for a Amtrak City of New Orleans ticket to Chicago. In Effingham, Amtrak City of New Orleans departs to Chicago from 401 W National Ave and no other station. In Chicago, Amtrak City of New Orleans arrives at Union Station - 225 S Canal St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak City of New Orleans from Effingham to Chicago takes 4 hours and 18 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak City of New Orleans trip will get you to Chicago in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak City of New Orleans offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $32.08 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

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Avg. Time
4h 18m
Avg. Price
$27.07

Amtrak Illini Service

Book Amtrak Illini Service from Effingham to Chicago from $16.00. There are 1 Amtrak Illini Service schedules from Effingham to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay $25.49 for a Amtrak Illini Service ticket to Chicago. In Effingham, Amtrak Illini Service departs to Chicago from 401 W National Ave and no other station. In Chicago, Amtrak Illini Service arrives at Union Station - 225 S Canal St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Illini Service from Effingham to Chicago takes 3 hours and 53 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Illini Service offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $25.00 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

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Avg. Time
3h 53m
Avg. Price
$25.49

Amtrak Saluki

Book Amtrak Saluki from Effingham to Chicago from $16.00. There are 1 Amtrak Saluki schedules from Effingham to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay $30.74 for a Amtrak Saluki ticket to Chicago. In Effingham, Amtrak Saluki departs to Chicago from 401 W National Ave and no other station. In Chicago, Amtrak Saluki arrives at Union Station - 225 S Canal St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Saluki from Effingham to Chicago takes 3 hours and 53 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Saluki offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $33.50 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Loyalty rewards
Power outlet
Snacks
WiFi
Avg. Time
3h 53m
Avg. Price
$30.74

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include one station that has train departures from Effingham. Most train trips to Chicago will depart from 401 W National Ave.
  • 401 W National Ave
Train trips arrive in Chicago at 1 stations, depending on which train line you are traveling with. Union Station - 225 S Canal St are the main train stations in Chicago for trips arriving from Effingham.
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St