Find train tickets from Chicago to Los Angeles

CHI — LAX
May 18 — May 251
1 adult
Sat 5/18
Sat 5/25

Good to know

Average price (round-trip)

$298

Average price (one-way)

$149
(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)
(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)

Top tips for finding Chicago to Los Angeles train tickets

  • 25% of our users found round-trip train tickets from Chicago to Los Angeles for $329 or less.
  • You will generally catch the best train deals if you travel in the morning.

FAQs when traveling from Chicago to Los Angeles by train

  • How long is a train journey to Los Angeles from Chicago?

    The train journey from Chicago to Los Angeles takes 43h 10m on average and covers a distance of 1,744 miles.

  • What train companies travel from Chicago to Los Angeles?

    Amtrak is the only train operator serving this route.

Book Amtrak tickets from Chicago to Los Angeles (round-trip)

6/16Sun
nonstopAmtrak
65h 43mZUN-AX9
6/19Wed
nonstopAmtrak
61h 44mAX9-ZUN
$298
6/25Tue
nonstopAmtrak
65h 43mZUN-AX9
6/29Sat
nonstopAmtrak
42h 55mAX9-ZUN
$329
6/25Tue
nonstopAmtrak
65h 43mZUN-AX9
6/29Sat
nonstopAmtrak
42h 55mAX9-ZUN
$329
5/2Thu
nonstopAmtrak
52h 57mZUN-9MY
5/5Sun
nonstopAmtrak
52h 14m9MY-ZUN
$356
4/24Wed
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
5/1Wed
nonstopAmtrak
42h 55mAX9-ZUN
$360
4/23Tue
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
4/28Sun
nonstopAmtrak
42h 55mAX9-ZUN
$360
4/23Tue
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
4/28Sun
nonstopAmtrak
42h 55mAX9-ZUN
$360
5/13Mon
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
5/20Mon
nonstopAmtrak
42h 55mAX9-ZUN
$360
4/23Tue
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
5/4Sat
nonstopAmtrak
42h 55mAX9-ZUN
$360
5/14Tue
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
5/17Fri
nonstopAmtrak
61h 44mAX9-ZUN
$360
5/12Sun
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
5/16Thu
nonstopAmtrak
42h 55mAX9-ZUN
$360
4/26Fri
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
4/29Mon
nonstopAmtrak
42h 55mAX9-ZUN
$360
4/23Tue
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
4/30Tue
nonstopAmtrak
42h 55mAX9-ZUN
$360
4/24Wed
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
5/1Wed
nonstopAmtrak
61h 44mAX9-ZUN
$360
4/24Wed
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
5/1Wed
nonstopAmtrak
61h 44mAX9-ZUN
$360
4/26Fri
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
4/29Mon
nonstopAmtrak
42h 55mAX9-ZUN
$360
5/18Sat
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
5/25Sat
nonstopAmtrak
42h 55mAX9-ZUN
$360
5/6Mon
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
5/8Wed
nonstopAmtrak
42h 55mAX9-ZUN
$360
4/23Tue
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
4/26Fri
nonstopAmtrak
42h 55mAX9-ZUN
$360
5/2Thu
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
5/7Tue
nonstopAmtrak
42h 55mAX9-ZUN
$360

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Book Amtrak tickets from Chicago to Los Angeles (one-way)

7/21Sun
nonstopAmtrak
65h 43mZUN-AX9
$149
6/25Tue
nonstopAmtrak
65h 43mZUN-AX9
$149
6/16Sun
nonstopAmtrak
65h 43mZUN-AX9
$149
6/16Sun
nonstopAmtrak
65h 43mZUN-AX9
$149
7/14Sun
nonstopAmtrak
65h 43mZUN-AX9
$149
6/16Sun
nonstopAmtrak
65h 43mZUN-AX9
$149
4/23Tue
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
$180
4/23Tue
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
$180
5/15Wed
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
$180
5/9Thu
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
$180
6/17Mon
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
$180
4/25Thu
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
$180
5/9Thu
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
$180
5/10Fri
nonstopAmtrak
65h 43mZUN-AX9
$180
5/10Fri
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
$180
5/14Tue
nonstopAmtrak
65h 43mZUN-AX9
$180
6/17Mon
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
$180
5/9Thu
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
$180
5/15Wed
nonstopAmtrak
43h 10mZUN-AX9
$180
6/23Sun
nonstopAmtrak
65h 43mZUN-AX9
$180

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