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How much are train tickets from Dearborn to Chicago?

Lowest Price$32.00
Fastest Train5h 19m
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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Dearborn, MI to Chicago, IL
Based on 6 reviews

Based on 6 reviews
Users that traveled with Amtrak Wolverine report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 33 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
January 1, 2020Vacation
Convenient & cheap
October 15, 2019Business
Train to Chicago was 1 hr late , would not be taking it again .
Stritch schedule
October 15, 2019Business
Be in time please if possible!
Not stressful
September 5, 2019Solo travel
All ok
WiFi didn't work
Mihaela Elena
August 14, 2019Visiting family
I felt secure, with the staff present around all the time. We were informed about the reason of the delay. The wifi was good this time.
Not sure if the back curve of the seats can be improved, but I would like that

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Dearborn to Chicago right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from Dearborn to Chicago?

In the last month, $32.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Dearborn, MI to Chicago, IL. This is a great price, especially considering the length of the route. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 14 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $17.07 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Dearborn to Chicago?

The distance between Dearborn and Chicago is approximately 230 miles, or 371 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 19 minutes,

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Dearborn to Chicago are the most crowded on Friday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Dearborn at 6:00am and arrives in Chicago around 5 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Dearborn to Chicago?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Chicago with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Chicago to Dearborn.

Which train should you take from Dearborn to Chicago?

Amtrak Wolverine is the one and only train line which connects Dearborn, Michigan to Chicago, Illinois. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Wolverine15h 19m$37.18

Where is the train station in Dearborn?

There is one train station in Dearborn:

  • Dingell Transit Ctr - 21201 Michigan Ave

Where is the train station in Chicago?

Chicago has one train station:

  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St

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