The distance between Lancaster to Chicago is 604.27 miles or 972.23 km. A train trip from Lancaster to Chicago typically takes 21 hours and 54 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 19 hours and 53 minutes to get from Lancaster to Chicago.
Going from Lancaster 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 Saturday trains from Lancaster 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Amtrak train tickets from Lancaster to Chicago start from $104.00, and on average cost $112.03. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Chicago. Amtrak in Lancaster leaves from 53 E Mcgovern Ave, And in Chicago trains arrive at Union Station - 225 S Canal St,
From Lancaster to Chicago train travel on Amtrak takes 21 hours and 54 minutes. If you are looking to get to Chicago faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 19 hours and 53 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Chicago on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $106.35 for a one-way weekend reservation from Lancaster.