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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Fargo to Chicago?

Lowest Price$82.00
Fastest Train13h 37m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines1
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Fargo-Chicago Train Schedule

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Fargo to Chicago?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $82.00 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Fargo to Chicago. By booking your trip 24 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $32.42 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Fargo to Chicago?

The distance between Fargo and Chicago is approximately 569 miles, or 915 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 13 hours and 41 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 13 hours and 37 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 Fargo to Chicago are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Fargo at 2:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 2:00am. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Fargo to Chicago?

Trains leave the station in Fargo twice a day, so thre are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Chicago with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to get off or switch trains.

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

What train services are there from Fargo to Chicago?

Amtrak Empire Builder is the one and only train line which connects Fargo to Chicago. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Empire Builder213h 41m$92.35

Where is the train station in Fargo?

There is one train station in Fargo:

  • 420 4th St N

Where is the train station in Chicago?

Chicago has one train station:

  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St

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