The distance between Rensselaer and Chicago is approximately 711.68 miles, or 1145.04 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 15 hours and 45 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 15 hours and 45 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.
Amtrak Lake Shore Limited train tickets from Rensselaer to Chicago start from $82.00, and on average cost $107.17. Daily there are 2 Amtrak Lake Shore Limited schedules to Chicago. Amtrak Lake Shore Limited in Rensselaer leaves from Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St, And in Chicago trains arrive at Union Station - 225 S Canal St,
From Rensselaer to Chicago train travel on Amtrak Lake Shore Limited takes 15 hours and 45 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Lake Shore Limited offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $102.55 for a one-way train ticket to Chicago.