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Train tickets from Chicago to Cleveland

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One-way
The price shown for each trip will be the average for all passengers, including any infants.
Chicago (CHI)
Cleveland (CLE)
Fri 6/24
Sat 7/2
The price shown for each trip will be the average for all passengers, including any infants.
The price shown for each trip will be the average for all passengers, including any infants.
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Amtrak
Direct
7h 08m
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7h 08m
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7h 08m
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7h 08m
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Chicago to Cleveland train information

Find information about ticket prices, popular stations, and train companies that offer trains from Chicago to Cleveland

ROUND-TRIP FROM

$96

ONE-WAY FROM

$48

AVG TRAVEL TIME

6h 41m

TRAIN COMPANIES

Amtrak
The best round-trip train deal from Chicago to Cleveland found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $96
The best one-way train deal from Chicago to Cleveland found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $48
Average time it takes to travel by train from Chicago to Cleveland
There is 1 train company servicing this route: Amtrak

Book round-trip train tickets from Chicago to Cleveland

Below are the quickest and cheapest round-trip train tickets from Chicago to Cleveland 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 31
5:30 pmChicago Union
7h 08m
12:38 amCleveland Lakefront
Aug 1
10:59 pmCleveland Lakefront
6h 46m
5:45 amChicago Union
Amtrak
Jul 31
5:30 pmChicago Union
7h 08m
12:38 amCleveland Lakefront
Aug 2
12:03 amCleveland Lakefront
7h 09m
7:12 amChicago Union
Amtrak
Jul 25
2:40 pmChicago Union
6h 05m
8:45 pmCleveland Lakefront
Jul 28
10:59 pmCleveland Lakefront
6h 46m
5:45 amChicago Union
Amtrak
Jul 25
2:40 pmChicago Union
6h 05m
8:45 pmCleveland Lakefront
Jul 26
12:03 amCleveland Lakefront
7h 09m
7:12 amChicago Union
Amtrak
Jul 25
2:40 pmChicago Union
6h 05m
8:45 pmCleveland Lakefront
Jul 25
10:59 pmCleveland Lakefront
6h 46m
5:45 amChicago Union
Amtrak
Aug 5
2:40 pmChicago Union
6h 05m
8:45 pmCleveland Lakefront
Aug 8
12:03 amCleveland Lakefront
7h 09m
7:12 amChicago Union

Book one-way train tickets from Chicago to Cleveland

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets from Chicago to Cleveland 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 22
5:30 pmChicago Union
7h 08m
12:38 amCleveland Lakefront
Amtrak
Jul 30
5:30 pmChicago Union
7h 08m
12:38 amCleveland Lakefront
Amtrak
Jul 29
5:30 pmChicago Union
7h 08m
12:38 amCleveland Lakefront

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FAQs for booking trains from Chicago to Cleveland

The train ride from Chicago to Cleveland is one that is full of immersive sights and sounds that will ensure you have an enjoyable and fascinating journey. Trains from Chicago to Cleveland depart from the memorable Chicago Union Station that will leave you in awe. You will also be able to capture sights of renowned tourist sites in Chicago, such as Grant Park’s Buckingham Fountain. The Amtrak Capitol train that serves the Chicago to Cleveland train ride also gives the passenger a captivating sightseeing experience as they have an observation car where passengers can enjoy the sights throughout the ride on trains to Cleveland from Chicago.

The baggage policy on Amtrak allows for passengers to check in a maximum of four bags, two that are free and another two that the passenger pays a fee for. You are also allowed to bring onto the train two personal items and two carry-on items that are to be stored either in the overhead compartments, underneath the seat, in designated baggage compartments, or in the storage bins allocated for baggage underneath the train floor. Passengers are encouraged to label all their baggage correctly and secure them with approved locking devices. You are also allowed a single additional infant item that is not to be included in the baggage limit.

The Amtrak trains that leave from Chicago to Cleveland are located at the Chicago Union Station, which is the third busiest train station in the United States. The train station is well equipped with several amenities and services, such as food and drink outlets, shops, and charging stations for your mobile devices. You can easily access Chicago Union Station from anywhere in the city using the intercity bus network, driving to the station, or hailing a cab to take you there.

You don’t have to worry about leaving your pets behind when traveling as Amtrak allows for passengers to bring their pets on board when traveling from Chicago to Cleveland. Passengers are allowed to bring on board cats and dogs weighing up to approximately 20 lbs, which is inclusive of the pet carrier, on trips that do not exceed seven hours, which includes any transfer time expected during the trip. You are encouraged to make prior reservations for your pets as there is a limit of five pets on each train. However, service animals are allowed on board and are not included in the five pet per train limit. Amtrak doesn’t allow for pets on Thruway Connection Services, multi-ride tickets, or with minors who are not accompanied by adults. You should also make sure to read and sign the appropriate documentation prior to bringing your pet on board.

Amtrak gives its passengers a uniquely distinct experience on Chicago to Cleveland trains as the Capitol Limited gives you options for sleeper trains. The sleeper trains on trains to Cleveland from Chicago are priced differently from the regular train, so make sure you make confirmations about the train ticket options you would prefer. The different types of sleeper trains available on the Amtrak Capitol Limited Chicago to Cleveland trains include Superliner Roomettes, Superliner Bedrooms, Superliner Family Bedrooms, and Superliner Bedroom Suites. These various sleeper trains all have different amenities, so ensure you know the amenities you would need on the train ride and book the appropriate train ride.

See available tickets from Chicago to Cleveland for this week that start at $48 one-way.

Arrive at your destination quickly by taking a 5h 08m train from Chicago to Cleveland. For this route, you may experience slight differences in travel time depending on the train you book. Look for nonstop options when searching if possible. Amtrak has the quickest available train to your destination.

The train offering service from Chicago to Cleveland Amtrak. Amtrak has been found as the cheapest option available at $96 round-trip.

A bus from Chicago to Cleveland from $60 can save you up to 62% on the cost of your trip compared to booking a flight from Chicago to Cleveland or a train from Chicago to Cleveland.

A train from Chicago to Cleveland Hopkins Intl will travel much more than the 307.0 mi distance between them. The actual distance depends on the route taken, and stops along the way. The train usually takes 5h 08m in normal conditions.

Carbon emissions when taking the train out of Chicago to Cleveland Hopkins Intl are around 70lb. The train has a smaller footprint by about 78% compared to flying this route (319lb). Buses to Cleveland Hopkins Intl from Chicago have a carbon footprint of 44lb on average.


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