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CHI — CMI
jun. 18 — jun. 251
1 adult
mar. 6/18

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Amtrak
With transfers
2h 32m
Amtrak
Amtrak
With transfers
2h 31m
Amtrak

Chicago to Champaign train information

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ROUND-TRIP FROM

$36

ONE-WAY FROM

$12

AVG TRAVEL TIME

2h 30m

TRAIN COMPANIES

Amtrak
The best round-trip train deal from Chicago to Champaign found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $36
The best one-way train deal from Chicago to Champaign found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $12
Average time it takes to travel by train from Chicago to Champaign
There is 1 train company servicing this route: Amtrak

Chicago Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in Chicago
Chicago UnionChicago, 41.87864, -87.64025

Champaign Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in Champaign
ChampaignChampaign, 40.115845, -88.24136

Book round-trip train tickets from Chicago to Champaign

Below are the quickest and cheapest round-trip train tickets from Chicago to Champaign that we could find in the past 72 hours. You can also search by a specific date by using the search form above.
Amtrak
Jul 13
8:15 amChicago Union
2h 32m
10:47 amChampaign
Jul 14
10:24 amChampaign
2h 36m
1:00 pmChicago Union

Book one-way train tickets from Chicago to Champaign

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets from Chicago to Champaign we’ve found in the last 72 hours. Select a deal below or use the search form above to find train tickets by date.
Amtrak
Jul 10
8:15 amChicago Union
2h 32m
10:47 amChampaign
Amtrak
Jul 13
4:05 pmChicago Union
2h 31m
6:36 pmChampaign

Choose the best way to get from Chicago to Champaign

Buses

2h 00m
$145 one-way$260 round-trip
Nonstop · from $260

Distance to downtown

US31416334.2 mi
21lb CO2

87% less than flights

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Chicago to Champaign Buses

Trains

2h 31m
$12 one-way$36 round-trip
Nonstop · from $36

Distance to downtown

ZZ50.1 mi
34lb CO2

79% less than flights

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Chicago to Champaign Trains

Flights

0h 56m
$284 one-way$395 round-trip
Nonstop · from $3951 stop · from $435

Distance to downtown

CMI5.6 mi

FAQs for booking trains from Chicago to Champaign

How much does a train ticket from Chicago to Champaign University-Willard cost?

You can purchase a ticket from Chicago to Champaign University-Willard within the week and expect to pay $12 or more one-way.

How long is the train ride from Chicago to Champaign University-Willard?

Arrive at your destination quickly by taking a 2h 24m train from Chicago to Champaign University-Willard. Your arrival can differ by about 0h 06m. This largely depends on whether your train ride includes stops or a direct route from Chicago to Champaign University-Willard. Look into Amtrak, they have one of the quickest options available.

Which train companies operate between Chicago to Champaign University-Willard?

Amtrak will take you from Chicago to Champaign University-Willard. Amtrak has been recently found as the cheapest option from $36 round-trip.

How far is Chicago to Champaign University-Willard by train?

A train from Chicago to Champaign University-Willard will travel much more than the 125.6 mi distance between them. The actual distance depends on the route taken, and stops along the way. The train usually takes 2h 24m in normal conditions.

What is the carbon footprint of a train from Chicago to Champaign University-Willard?

The carbon footprint of taking the train from Chicago to Champaign University-Willard is about 33lb. A flight for this same journey would have a footprint of about 158lb. A bus for this journey would also have lower emissions than flying, with a carbon footprint of around 21lb.

Is a train the fastest way to get from Chicago to Champaign?

Based on just travel duration our users have found a flight from Chicago to Champaign to be the fastest option to their destination at just 0h 59m. If travel time is less of a concern you may want to look into booking some alternative forms of transportation like a train from Chicago to Champaign or a bus from Chicago to Champaign.

Is a train the cheapest way to get from Chicago to Champaign?

Expect a train to be one of the cheapest options available to you for travel. Currently, a train has deals available from $36. While they may not be the most cost-effective options currently available a flight from Chicago to Champaign or a bus from Chicago to Champaign can also be options worth looking into if other factors outside of cost are a higher priority.


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