Find train tickets from New York to Chicago

NYC — CHI
Nov 24 — Dec 11
Round-trip
1 adult
Thu 11/24
Thu 12/1

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Average price (round-trip)

$180

Average price (one-way)

$90
(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)
(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)

Top tips for finding New York to Chicago train tickets

  • The arrival train station for trains from New York to Chicago is Chicago Union Station. Located at 225 South Canal Street, travelers can get to the station on the Blue line Clinton Bus and Quincy bus Express lines. You can also take the Amtrak and Metra buses if you are coming from areas besides Chicago. Greyhound bus services also place visitors at their station, and there are taxi services to get you from your preferred destination to the station. It houses the Metropolitan Lounge and a lactation suite for nursing mothers to change and feed infants. Amenities available include elevators to get travelers from the platform to the concourse, ticket sales office, and vending machines with light snacks for travelers. There are a ticket sales office, Quik-Trak kiosks, and ATMs.
  • On trains from New York to Chicago you have checked baggage services. Each passenger can bring two personal items and two checked bags. Personal items should be under 26 pounds and smaller than 14*11*7 inches. Checked baggage has a limit of 55 pounds and 28*22*11 inches. Overweight bags have to be repacked into standard bag sizes or cartons purchasable at the station. Passengers are limited to two extra bags, which are charged per bag. Luggage stays on overhead racks, under passengers’ seats, or in luggage compartment areas during the journey. Avoid storing luggage in empty seats to avoid damaging the luggage or taking a passenger’s space.
  • Trains from New York to Chicago have different types of travel classes depending on the privileges customers get. First-class seating is exclusively available in Acela from New York to Chicago. Benefits include fewer stops, extra-wide reclining seats, extra wide tray tables, complimentary drinks, and extra legroom. First-class passengers also get meal services offered by attendants. Business-class seating offers extra-wide seats, extra legroom, and complimentary beverages. Coach class seating is two-by-three seating, and customers are served on a first-come, first-served basis. It features ample legroom and seats with curtains or panoramic views of the route.
  • Trains are a great means of getting from New York to Chicago. This is because travelers experience the rich scenery between the two cities, which is hard to get on flights. Train rides are convenient if you wish to avoid traffic delays or to get to the station a few hours earlier from the scheduled time for security checks. Train rides to Chicago get you right in the middle of the city, saving travelers from having to commute from the arrival station to the city. Train rides are cheaper than taking flights between the two cities.
  • 25% of our users found round-trip train tickets from New York to Chicago for $199 or less.
  • You will generally catch the best train deals if you travel in the morning.

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Book Amtrak tickets from New York to Chicago (round-trip)

7/17Mon
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
7/19Wed
nonstopAmtrak
20h 12mZUN-ZYP
$180
4/18Tue
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
4/21Fri
nonstopAmtrak
20h 12mZUN-ZYP
$180
1/13Fri
nonstopAmtrak
28h 15mZYP-ZUN
1/15Sun
nonstopAmtrak
20h 12mZUN-ZYP
$180
1/6Fri
nonstopAmtrak
28h 15mZYP-ZUN
1/8Sun
nonstopAmtrak
20h 12mZUN-ZYP
$180
1/27Fri
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
1/29Sun
nonstopAmtrak
20h 12mZUN-ZYP
$180
12/9Fri
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
12/10Sat
nonstopAmtrak
20h 12mZUN-ZYP
$180
1/12Thu
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
1/15Sun
nonstopAmtrak
20h 12mZUN-ZYP
$180
6/3Sat
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
6/10Sat
nonstopAmtrak
27h 28mZUN-ZYP
$180
12/8Thu
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
12/10Sat
nonstopAmtrak
20h 12mZUN-ZYP
$180
2/14Tue
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
2/17Fri
nonstopAmtrak
20h 12mZUN-ZYP
$180
12/8Thu
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
12/11Sun
nonstopAmtrak
20h 12mZUN-ZYP
$180
12/7Wed
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
12/10Sat
nonstopAmtrak
20h 12mZUN-ZYP
$180
6/9Fri
nonstopAmtrak
28h 15mZYP-ZUN
6/11Sun
nonstopAmtrak
20h 12mZUN-ZYP
$180
12/24Sat
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
12/31Sat
nonstopAmtrak
20h 12mZUN-ZYP
$180
7/1Sat
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
7/4Tue
nonstopAmtrak
27h 28mZUN-ZYP
$180
2/3Fri
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
2/5Sun
nonstopAmtrak
20h 12mZUN-ZYP
$180
1/25Wed
nonstopAmtrak
28h 15mZYP-ZUN
1/29Sun
nonstopAmtrak
20h 12mZUN-ZYP
$180
7/7Fri
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
7/10Mon
nonstopAmtrak
20h 12mZUN-ZYP
$180
1/14Sat
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
1/17Tue
nonstopAmtrak
27h 28mZUN-ZYP
$180
12/8Thu
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
12/12Mon
nonstopAmtrak
20h 12mZUN-ZYP
$180

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Book Amtrak tickets from New York to Chicago (one-way)

2/1Wed
nonstopAmtrak
27h 55mZRP-ZUN
$89
12/25Sun
nonstopAmtrak
27h 55mZRP-ZUN
$89
12/25Sun
nonstopAmtrak
27h 55mZRP-ZUN
$89
12/25Sun
nonstopAmtrak
27h 55mZRP-ZUN
$89
12/24Sat
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
$90
12/25Sun
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
$90
1/20Fri
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
$90
3/8Wed
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
$90
2/23Thu
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
$90
2/20Mon
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
$90
1/24Tue
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
$90
2/22Wed
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
$90
2/19Sun
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
$90
12/24Sat
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
$90
1/26Thu
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
$90
1/21Sat
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
$90
12/24Sat
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
$90
2/19Sun
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
$90
12/14Wed
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
$90
3/24Fri
nonstopAmtrak
19h 32mZYP-ZUN
$90

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