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Best price 478.02 €
Journey duration 32 h 10 min
Connections per day 1
First departure 13:45
Last departure 13:45
Distance 1691 km

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Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Chicago, IL to San Antonio, TX. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How much does it cost to get from Chicago, IL to San Antonio, TX by train?

On average, a train ticket from Chicago, IL to San Antonio, TX will cost you 675.96 €. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as 411.45 €. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

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Trains from Chicago, IL to San Antonio, TX

How much time will it take to go from Chicago, IL to San Antonio, TX by train?

The journey between Chicago, IL and San Antonio, TX by train is approximately 1691. It will take you more or less 32 h 10 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time.

What time are the first and last departures from Chicago, IL to San Antonio, TX?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Chicago, IL at 06:45, and the last departure will leave at 13:45. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Chicago, IL to San Antonio, TX can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

Which stations can I use to travel from Chicago, IL to San Antonio, TX?

In Chicago, IL, departure stations include Chicago, IL. When you arrive in San Antonio, TX, you may be able to disembark at stations such as San Antonio, TX. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many times a day do journeys run from Chicago, IL to San Antonio, TX?

If you want to get from Chicago, IL to San Antonio, TX, you can travel with providers such as Amtrak. You will find a maximum number of 2 departures per day. On average, there are 1.5 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 1.5 direct journeys between Chicago, IL and San Antonio, TX. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 0 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.