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Grand Rapids to Chicago train - cost & duration

Cheapest price$28.00
Shortest Duration4h 0m
Trips per day6
train carriers2
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How to book cheap Grand Rapids to Chicago train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Grand Rapids to Chicago is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Grand Rapids to Chicago were $37.48. By booking 13 days out, tickets are on average $7.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Grand Rapids to Chicago by train is at 7:00 AM on Sunday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 12:00 PM on Friday 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 from Grand Rapids to Chicago has the most daily schedules

On average there are 6 train trips per day. Amtrak has the most options for departures from Grand Rapids to Chicago, with an average of 5 trips per day and 99 monthly trips. 2 train carriers currently travel from Grand Rapids to Chicago. Of the 6 trips there is 1 trip that is a direct route with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Bus from Grand Rapids to Chicago starts at $14.00.

2 carriers offer Grand Rapids to Chicago train trips

Amtrak

Book Amtrak from Grand Rapids to Chicago from $33.00. There are 5 Amtrak schedules from Grand Rapids to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay $46.52 for a Amtrak ticket to Chicago. In Grand Rapids, Amtrak departs to Chicago from 440 Century Ave SW 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 Grand Rapids to Chicago takes 5 hours and 3 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak trip will get you to Chicago in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay $48.16 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

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Avg. Time
5h 3m
Avg. Price
$46.52

Amtrak Pere Marquette

Book Amtrak Pere Marquette from Grand Rapids to Chicago from $25.00. There are 1 Amtrak Pere Marquette schedules from Grand Rapids to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay $34.14 for a Amtrak Pere Marquette ticket to Chicago. In Grand Rapids, Amtrak Pere Marquette departs to Chicago from 440 Century Ave SW and no other station. In Chicago, Amtrak Pere Marquette arrives at Union Station - 225 S Canal St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Pere Marquette from Grand Rapids to Chicago takes 4 hours and 8 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Pere Marquette trip will get you to Chicago in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Pere Marquette offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $35.23 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

Air conditioning
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Avg. Time
4h 8m
Avg. Price
$34.14

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include one station that has train departures from Grand Rapids. Most train trips to Chicago will depart from 440 Century Ave SW.
  • 440 Century Ave SW
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 Grand Rapids.
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St