The distance between Shreveport to Chicago is 728.65 miles or 1172.36 km. A train trip from Shreveport to Chicago typically takes 21 hours and 37 minutes. If you are looking to get to Chicago faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 21 hours and 37 minutes to get from Shreveport to Chicago.
Going from Shreveport to Chicago by train takes over 21 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 Monday trains from Shreveport to Chicago 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 Thursday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Shreveport to Chicago route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Shreveport to Chicago, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Shreveport to Chicago, 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 Shreveport to Chicago, which start at $55.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Shreveport to Chicago start from $100.00, and on average cost $167.06. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Chicago. Amtrak in Shreveport leaves from SporTran Intermodal Terminal, And in Chicago trains arrive at Union Station - 225 S Canal St,
From Shreveport to Chicago train travel on Amtrak takes 21 hours and 38 minutes. If you are looking to get to Chicago faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 21 hours and 37 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Chicago on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $138.82 for a one-way weekend reservation from Shreveport.