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Trains San Antonio, TX to Chicago, IL: Times, Prices and Tickets Starting from A$ 161.15


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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from San Antonio, TX to Chicago, IL?

The cheapest train tickets from San Antonio, TX to Chicago, IL cost A$ 161.15. On average, you can expect to spend around A$ 177.90 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from San Antonio, TX to Chicago, IL.

San Antonio, TX to Chicago, IL by train

Best price A$ 161.15
Journey duration 30 h 52 min
Connections per day 1
First departure 07:00
Last departure 07:00
Distance 1,691 km

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A$ 161.15
Maximum price
A$ 388.17

San Antonio, TX - Chicago, IL


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By Bus

A$ 303.82

Monday, October 11th 2021
Greyhound Station - 95th & Dan Ryan CTA
12:45 - 17:05
28h 20min
CO2: 54.1kg
By Flight

A$ 317.67

Monday, October 11th 2021
San Antonio - O'Hare Intl
22:22 - 17:10
18h 48min
3 changes
CO2: 339.83kg
Duration: 30 h 52 min
San Antonio, TX - Chicago, IL
07:00 - 13:52
A$ 201.79

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

The distance between San Antonio, TX and Chicago, IL is approximately 1,691 km. In general, it will take you about 30 h 52 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly.

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

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from San Antonio, TX to Chicago, IL, which usually leaves at 07:00. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 07:00. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

Which stations can I use on the San Antonio, TX to Chicago, IL route?

You will be able to leave San Antonio, TX by using stations such as San Antonio, TX. These connect you to stations including Chicago, IL in Chicago, IL. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in San Antonio, TX or in Chicago, IL, for your convenience while traveling.

How many daily journeys are there from San Antonio, TX to Chicago, IL?

If you want to get from San Antonio, TX to Chicago, IL, you can travel with providers such as Amtrak. You will find a maximum number of 1 departures per day. On average, there are 1 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 direct journeys between San Antonio, TX and Chicago, IL. 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.


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