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Best price 78.47
Journey duration 25 h 51 min
Connections per day 5
First departure 18:40
Last departure 17:45
Distance 1146 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 New York, NY. 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 can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Chicago, IL to New York, NY?

On average, a train ticket from Chicago, IL to New York, NY will cost you 170.33. 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 78.47. 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 New York, NY

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

The journey from Chicago, IL to New York, NY covers a distance of 1146. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 24 h 55 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 19 h 53 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Chicago, IL to New York, NY faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the first and last departures from Chicago, IL to New York, NY?

The first journey of the day departs from Chicago, IL at 11:40. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 17:45. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Chicago, IL and New York, NY. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

Which stations can I use to travel from Chicago, IL to New York, NY?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Chicago, IL from the following stations: Chicago, IL. Arriving at New York, NY, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: New York, NY. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in New York, NY.

How many daily journeys are there from Chicago, IL to New York, NY?

The route from Chicago, IL to New York, NY is served by providers including Amtrak. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 10 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Chicago, IL 6 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Chicago, IL to New York, NY, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 2 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 4 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.