Book train Tickets from

New York to Chicago

Fri, Dec 15
$167
Sat, Dec 16
$138
Sun, Dec 17
$137
Mon, Dec 18
$109
Tue, Dec 19
$167
Wed, Dec 20
$171
Thu, Dec 21
$209
Fri, Dec 22
Sat, Dec 23
Sun, Dec 24
$109
Mon, Dec 25
$138
Tue, Dec 26
$109
Wed, Dec 27
$109
Thu, Dec 28
$109

Upcoming train trips on Sat, Dec 16 See all

6:45am
28h 15m
10:00am
$209.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Chicago, IL, US
10:52am
23h 53m
9:45am
$214.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Chicago, IL, US
10:52am
22h 53m
8:45am
$214.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Chicago, IL, US
11:35am
22h 10m
8:45am
$167.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Chicago, IL, US
3:40pm
19h 5m
9:45am
$167.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Chicago, IL, US

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TRAVELING FROM New York TO Chicago BY train

AVERAGE PRICE

$130

FASTEST TIME

19h 4m

TRIPS PER DAY

4

train CARRIERS

1

How can I get the cheapest train ticket from New York to Chicago?

Wanderu makes it simple to get cheap train tickets by searching prices and itineraries for 70+ bus and train lines in 20+ countries. Comparing your options and booking as early as possible is the best way to get the cheapest train ticket from New York to Chicago. Based on historic trends, the lowest average train fare from New York to Chicago has been $103MX$1,970CA$132€87£77kn660Kč2,247zł369CHF102. By booking 30 days in advance, tickets are typically $67MX$1,285CA$86€57£50kn430Kč1,466zł241CHF66 cheaper than those booked at the last minute.

When is the best time to travel from New York to Chicago?

The busiest time of the week for travel to Chicago from New York by train is at 3pm on Thursday. If you plan to travel around this time, book your tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

10am on Monday is when the least number of people travel by train on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, departing around this time is your best chance to be on an uncrowded train.

BUSIEST ON

Thu

LEAST BUSY ON

Mon

How many daily train trips are there from New York to Chicago?
TRIPS PER DAY

4

DIRECT TRIPS

1

EARLIEST DEPARTURE

3am

LATEST DEPARTURE

3pm

On average, there are 4 train trips from New York to Chicago every day. Amtrak schedules have the most departures from New York to Chicago, with an average of 4 trips per day, and 90 trips per month.

If you're looking for more travel options, you may also want to view New York to Chicago bus schedules.

Train lines that have service on this route offer WIFI and power outlets.

How long is the train ride from New York to Chicago? On average, a train trip from New York to Chicago takes 22h 58m to make the 711.4 mi - 1144.7 km journey. Amtrak has the fastest advertised travel time of 19h 4m to get from New York to Chicago.

Train lines that run from New York to Chicago

Getting from New York to Chicago by Amtrak Train:

Amtrak is USA's premier train carrier. Serving both the coasts as well as taking travelers from east to west and back, amtrak is both a convenient and comfortable way to travel.

Avg. time 22h 58m
Avg. price $130