Find train tickets from Detroit to Chicago

DTT — CHI
Nov 28 — Dec 51
Round-trip
1 adult
Detroit (DTT)
Chicago (CHI)
Sun 11/28
Sun 12/5

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Cheapest day to travel

Tuesday

Most expensive day to travel

Saturday

Average price (round-trip)

$83
Train tickets from Detroit to Chicago are on average 3% less expensive on Tuesdays
Train tickets from Detroit to Chicago are on average 6% more expensive on Saturdays
(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)

Top tips for finding Detroit to Chicago train tickets

  • If you are traveling by train from Detroit to Chicago for business, you will be pleased to know that business class seats are available. Amtrak trains from Detroit to Chicago offer business class options with service attendants, access to a lounge, and complimentary drinks.
  • Amtrak trains from Detroit to Chicago allow passengers to bring two carry-on items and two personal items. Personal times should weigh no more than 25 pounds and be no larger than 14x11x7 inches. Carry-on items, which cannot be bigger than 28x22x14 inches, should be stored under the seat in front of you or in overhead compartments—Acela trains have overhead areas with closable doors. Checked baggage has a limit of two per passenger, and bags over 50 pounds will incur extra charges. Amtrak trains require luggage to be checked at least 45min before departure.
  • Taking a train from Detroit to Chicago offers many advantages over taking a flight; not only is it more affordable, but you can also bring more luggage. Unlike flights, trains have no liquid carry-on restrictions, and you can check up to four bags. Train travel means less time waiting; there are no security lines, so you won't have to show up several hours earlier than your departure time. Most Amtrak stations are in the middle of the city, so passengers will also reduce travel time into the city. Long-distance train routes have sleeper cars with doors and beds, which are hard to find on airplanes.
  • Amtrak trains from Detroit to Chicago have three types of travel classes: coach, business, and first class. Coach class, which is available on all trains except Acela, offers ample legroom, one-by-two seating, and extra-large tray tables. In coach, you have the option of reserved or unreserved seating. Trains with reserved seating options include reclining seats, leg rests, curtained windows, and great views of the scenery. Unreserved coach seating has ample legroom, reading lights, and fold-down trays. Business class features extra legroom and complimentary non-alcoholic drinks.
  • 25% of our users found round-trip train tickets from Detroit to Chicago for $83 or less.
  • You will generally catch the best train deals if you travel in the evening.

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Book Amtrak tickets from Detroit to Chicago (round-trip)

4/22Fri
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4/25Mon
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5h 44mZUN-ET9
$80
2/8Tue
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5h 27mET9-ZUN
2/16Wed
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5h 26mZUN-ET9
$80
12/12Sun
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5h 27mET9-ZUN
12/14Tue
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5h 26mZUN-ET9
$80
12/12Sun
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5h 06mET9-ZUN
12/13Mon
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5h 44mZUN-ET9
$80
12/24Fri
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1/10Mon
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5h 24mZUN-ET9
$80
12/20Mon
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12/21Tue
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5h 24mZUN-ET9
$80
12/16Thu
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5h 06mET9-ZUN
12/30Thu
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5h 44mZUN-ET9
$80
12/8Wed
nonstopAmtrak
5h 27mET9-ZUN
12/11Sat
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5h 26mZUN-ET9
$80
12/18Sat
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5h 29mET9-ZUN
1/3Mon
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5h 44mZUN-ET9
$80
12/9Thu
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5h 06mET9-ZUN
12/12Sun
nonstopAmtrak
5h 44mZUN-ET9
$80
12/7Tue
nonstopAmtrak
5h 27mET9-ZUN
12/7Tue
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5h 24mZUN-ET9
$80
12/5Sun
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5h 27mET9-ZUN
12/8Wed
nonstopAmtrak
5h 26mZUN-ET9
$80
12/21Tue
nonstopAmtrak
5h 29mET9-ZUN
12/25Sat
nonstopAmtrak
5h 24mZUN-ET9
$80
1/14Fri
nonstopAmtrak
5h 29mET9-ZUN
1/16Sun
nonstopAmtrak
5h 44mZUN-ET9
$80
12/12Sun
nonstopAmtrak
5h 06mET9-ZUN
12/12Sun
nonstopAmtrak
5h 24mZUN-ET9
$80
12/7Tue
nonstopAmtrak
5h 27mET9-ZUN
12/7Tue
nonstopAmtrak
5h 24mZUN-ET9
$80
12/25Sat
nonstopAmtrak
5h 29mET9-ZUN
12/30Thu
nonstopAmtrak
5h 44mZUN-ET9
$80
12/11Sat
nonstopAmtrak
5h 27mET9-ZUN
12/14Tue
nonstopAmtrak
5h 24mZUN-ET9
$80
1/14Fri
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5h 29mET9-ZUN
1/17Mon
nonstopAmtrak
5h 44mZUN-ET9
$80
12/7Tue
nonstopAmtrak
5h 06mET9-ZUN
12/8Wed
nonstopAmtrak
5h 44mZUN-ET9
$80

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Book Amtrak tickets from Detroit to Chicago (one-way)

12/2Thu
nonstopAmtrak
5h 27mET9-ZUN
$40
1/5Wed
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5h 27mET9-ZUN
$40
9/16Fri
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5h 27mET9-ZUN
$40
12/13Mon
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5h 06mET9-ZUN
$40
12/12Sun
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5h 27mET9-ZUN
$40
12/23Thu
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5h 29mET9-ZUN
$40
1/10Mon
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5h 29mET9-ZUN
$40
1/6Thu
nonstopAmtrak
5h 29mET9-ZUN
$40
12/9Thu
nonstopAmtrak
5h 06mET9-ZUN
$40
12/18Sat
nonstopAmtrak
5h 29mET9-ZUN
$40
6/23Thu
nonstopAmtrak
5h 27mET9-ZUN
$40
12/12Sun
nonstopAmtrak
5h 27mET9-ZUN
$40
12/24Fri
nonstopAmtrak
5h 27mET9-ZUN
$40
12/2Thu
nonstopAmtrak
5h 29mET9-ZUN
$40
12/14Tue
nonstopAmtrak
5h 27mET9-ZUN
$40
2/18Fri
nonstopAmtrak
5h 27mET9-ZUN
$40
12/12Sun
nonstopAmtrak
5h 27mET9-ZUN
$40
12/10Fri
nonstopAmtrak
5h 29mET9-ZUN
$40
12/25Sat
nonstopAmtrak
5h 06mET9-ZUN
$40
12/26Sun
nonstopAmtrak
5h 27mET9-ZUN
$55

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