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Train tickets from Chicago to Washington, D.C.

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Direct
23h 32m
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23h 32m
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23h 32m
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23h 32m
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23h 32m
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23h 32m
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Chicago to Washington, D.C. train information

Find information about ticket prices, popular stations, and train companies that offer trains from Chicago to Washington, D.C.

ROUND-TRIP FROM

$166

ONE-WAY FROM

$83

AVG TRAVEL TIME

16h 25m

TRAIN COMPANIES

Amtrak
The best round-trip train deal from Chicago to Washington, D.C. found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $166
The best one-way train deal from Chicago to Washington, D.C. found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $83
Average time it takes to travel by train from Chicago to Washington, D.C.
There is 1 train company servicing this route: Amtrak

Book round-trip train tickets from Chicago to Washington, D.C.

Below are the quickest and cheapest round-trip train tickets from Chicago to Washington, D.C. that we could find in the past 72 hours. You can also search by a specific date by using the search form above.
Amtrak
Aug 18
1:55 pmChicago Union
23h 32m
1:27 pmAlexandria
Aug 28
7:19 amAlexandria
23h 41m
7:00 amChicago Union
Amtrak
Aug 25
1:55 pmChicago Union
23h 32m
1:27 pmAlexandria
Sep 4
7:19 amAlexandria
23h 41m
7:00 amChicago Union
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Aug 18
1:55 pmChicago Union
23h 32m
1:27 pmAlexandria
Aug 24
7:19 amAlexandria
23h 41m
7:00 amChicago Union
Amtrak
Jul 16
1:55 pmChicago Union
23h 32m
1:27 pmAlexandria
Jul 20
7:19 amAlexandria
23h 41m
7:00 amChicago Union
Amtrak
Aug 11
1:55 pmChicago Union
23h 32m
1:27 pmAlexandria
Aug 14
7:19 amAlexandria
23h 41m
7:00 amChicago Union
Amtrak
Aug 4
1:55 pmChicago Union
23h 32m
1:27 pmAlexandria
Aug 14
7:19 amAlexandria
23h 41m
7:00 amChicago Union

Book one-way train tickets from Chicago to Washington, D.C.

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets from Chicago to Washington, D.C. 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
Sep 3
1:55 pmChicago Union
23h 32m
1:27 pmAlexandria
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Aug 23
1:55 pmChicago Union
23h 32m
1:27 pmAlexandria
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Aug 2
1:55 pmChicago Union
23h 32m
1:27 pmAlexandria

Choose the best way to get from Chicago to Washington, D.C.


FAQs for booking trains from Chicago to Washington, D.C.

It takes 16h 25m to get from Chicago to Washington, D.C. by train. Consider Amtrak for the quickest available option to your destination.

Amtrak will take you from Chicago to Washington, D.C.. Amtrak has been recently found as the cheapest option from $166 round-trip.

Based on just travel duration our users have found a flight from Chicago to Washington, D.C. to be the fastest option to their destination at just 1h 46m. 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 Washington, D.C. or a bus from Chicago to Washington, D.C..

A bus from Chicago to Washington, D.C. is currently going to be the least expensive option currently available. You can also find deals for a flight from Chicago to Washington, D.C. starting at $140, or consider a train from Chicago to Washington, D.C. starting at $166. Both of these alternative options are worth considering when looking to reach your destination.

The distance between Chicago and Washington, D.C. is about 593.1 mi in a straight line. The train route will be significantly longer to account for any stops and obstacles. Most trains from Chicago to Washington, D.C. will get there in 16h 25m.


Amtrak trains from Chicago to Washington, D.C.

Our best Amtrak deals on Chicago to Washington, D.C. train tickets
Amtrak
Aug 18
1:55 pmChicago Union
23h 32m
1:27 pmAlexandria
Aug 28
7:19 amAlexandria
23h 41m
7:00 amChicago Union
Amtrak
Jul 7
2:40 pmChicago Union
17h 25m
8:05 amWashington, D.C. Union
Jul 11
12:05 pmWashington, D.C. Union
17h 40m
5:45 amChicago Union

Trains Washington, D.C. Chicago to Washington, D.C.
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