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New York, NY to Chicago, IL by train

The journey from New York, NY to Chicago, IL by train is 1,147.12 km and takes 21 hrs 22 mins. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:22 pm and the last at 2:23 pm. It is possible to travel from New York, NY to Chicago, IL by train for as little as RM 981.48 or as much as RM 1,196.29. The best price for this journey is RM 981.48.

Lowest PriceRM 981.48
Journey Duration21 hrs 22 mins
Connection per Day1
Lowest PriceRM 981.48
Highest PriceRM 1,196.29
First Departure1:22 pm
Last Departure2:23 pm
Distance1,147.12 km
DepartureNew York, NY
ArrivalChicago, IL
CarriersAmtrak

New York, NY to Chicago, IL Train Times

Departure date
Monday, 15 Jul 2024

Your journey from New York, NY to Chicago, IL with Virail

Planning to travel from New York, NY to Chicago, IL? Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start - but that's where Virail comes in. Our powerful search engine will explore all the options available for your trip, combing through more than 2000 transport companies all over the globe. All you have to do is enter your travel dates. In an instant, we'll show you a thorough list of possible routes, with all the information you need to make your decision. Choose from buses, trains, and more, connecting or direct, one-way or round trip - whatever you prefer. When you see your results, select your chosen option and Virail will redirect you to the provider's website, where you can complete your booking. Let us do the legwork for you, and you can just sit back and enjoy your trip.

How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from New York, NY to Chicago, IL?

The prices for train tickets from New York, NY to Chicago, IL vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from New York, NY to Chicago, IL will cost RM 981.48. The average train ticket price is approximately RM 1,081.88. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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The prices for train tickets from New York, NY to Chicago, IL vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average train ticket price is approximately RM 1,081.88. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How long does the journey from New York, NY to Chicago, IL take by train?

The journey between New York, NY and Chicago, IL by train is approximately 1,147.12 km. It will take you more or less 21 hrs 22 mins 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. The distance between New York, NY and Chicago, IL is around 1,147.12 km. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 21 hrs 22 mins. However, the fastest routes between New York, NY and Chicago, IL take 20 hrs 49 mins. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

At what time of the day can I travel from New York, NY to Chicago, IL?

The first daily departure from New York, NY to Chicago, IL leaves at 1:22 pm, while the last journey of the day sets out at 2:23 pm. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between New York, NY and Chicago, IL. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking. In general, the first departure of the night will leave New York, NY at 1:22 pm, and the last departure will leave at 2:23 pm. 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 New York, NY to Chicago, IL 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 New York, NY to Chicago, IL?

You can depart from New York, NY at stations such as New York Penn Station,New York Port Authority,LaGuardia Airport (LGA),Newark Liberty Airport Station,John F. Kennedy International Airport, JFK. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Chicago, IL at the following stations: Chicago Midway International Airport,Chicago Rockford International Airport,Chicago Union Station,O Hare International Airport, ORD. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in New York, NY and Chicago, IL. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do journeys run from New York, NY to Chicago, IL?

You will be able to travel from New York, NY to Chicago, IL using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 1 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from New York, NY to Chicago, IL using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 0 direct connections from New York, NY to Chicago, IL each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 1 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from New York, NY to Chicago, IL. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from New York, NY to Chicago, IL.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from New York, NY to Chicago, IL, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from New York, NY to Chicago, IL.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Find the best day to travel to Chicago, IL by train

When travelling to Chicago, IL by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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New York, NY to Chicago, IL CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
80.3kg
Bus
86.03kg
Flight
229.42kg
Car
183.54kg
What are the CO2 emissions from New York, NY to Chicago, IL by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between New York, NY and Chicago, IL are 80.3kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between New York, NY and Chicago, IL? By taking the train between New York, NY and Chicago, IL you will save 149.12kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 5.73kg compared to a bus and 103.24kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from New York, NY to Chicago, IL?
A train ticket from New York, NY to Chicago, IL is RM 1,081.88. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as RM 981.48.
What's the cheapest train ticket from New York, NY to Chicago, IL?
The cheapest ticket you can get from New York, NY to Chicago, IL is RM 981.48. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between New York, NY and Chicago, IL by train?
New York, NY to Chicago, IL is 1,147.12 km.
How long does the train between New York, NY and Chicago, IL take?
New York, NY to Chicago, IL is on average 21 hrs 22 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 20 hrs 49 mins.
How many train connections per day go from New York, NY to Chicago, IL?
New York, NY to Chicago, IL has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from New York, NY to Chicago, IL leave?
The earliest train from New York, NY to Chicago, IL departs at 1:22 pm. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from New York, NY to Chicago, IL depart?
The latest train from New York, NY to Chicago, IL departs at 2:23 pm. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from New York, NY to Chicago, IL in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is RM 981.48 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between New York, NY to Chicago, IL by train?
The fastest journey time by train between New York, NY and Chicago, IL is 20 hrs 49 mins.
Is there a direct train from New York, NY to Chicago, IL?
Yes, there is a direct train between New York, NY and Chicago, IL.
What are the CO2 emissions for New York, NY to Chicago, IL by train?
The train journey from New York, NY to Chicago, IL creates 80.3kg of CO2 emissions.

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