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Train tickets from Los Angeles to Chicago

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Los Angeles (LAX)
Chicago (CHI)
Thu 6/30
Fri 7/8
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
42h 55m
Amtrak
Amtrak
Direct
42h 55m
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Amtrak
Direct
42h 55m
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Amtrak
Direct
42h 55m
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42h 55m
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Direct
42h 55m
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Los Angeles to Chicago train information

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

ROUND-TRIP FROM

$292

ONE-WAY FROM

$146

AVG TRAVEL TIME

48h 12m

TRAIN COMPANIES

Amtrak
The best round-trip train deal from Los Angeles to Chicago found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $292
The best one-way train deal from Los Angeles to Chicago found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $146
Average time it takes to travel by train from Los Angeles to Chicago
There is 1 train company servicing this route: Amtrak

Book round-trip train tickets from Los Angeles to Chicago

Below are the quickest and cheapest round-trip train tickets from Los Angeles to Chicago 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 27
6:00 pmLos Angeles Union
61h 44m
7:44 amChicago Union
Aug 6
10:50 amChicago Union
43h 10m
6:00 amLos Angeles Union
Amtrak
Jul 30
1:55 pmLos Angeles Union
42h 55m
8:50 amChicago Union
Aug 6
10:50 amChicago Union
43h 10m
6:00 amLos Angeles Union
Amtrak
Jul 15
1:55 pmLos Angeles Union
42h 55m
8:50 amChicago Union
Jul 28
10:50 amChicago Union
43h 10m
6:00 amLos Angeles Union
Amtrak
Jul 15
6:00 pmLos Angeles Union
61h 44m
7:44 amChicago Union
Jul 31
10:50 amChicago Union
43h 10m
6:00 amLos Angeles Union
Amtrak
Aug 19
1:55 pmLos Angeles Union
42h 55m
8:50 amChicago Union
Aug 24
10:50 amChicago Union
43h 10m
6:00 amLos Angeles Union
Amtrak
Aug 10
1:55 pmLos Angeles Union
42h 55m
8:50 amChicago Union
Aug 17
10:50 amChicago Union
43h 10m
6:00 amLos Angeles Union

Book one-way train tickets from Los Angeles to Chicago

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets from Los Angeles to Chicago 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 24
1:55 pmLos Angeles Union
42h 55m
8:50 amChicago Union
Amtrak
Aug 11
1:55 pmLos Angeles Union
42h 55m
8:50 amChicago Union
Amtrak
Aug 22
1:55 pmLos Angeles Union
42h 55m
8:50 amChicago Union

FAQs for booking trains from Los Angeles to Chicago

You can purchase a ticket from Los Angeles to Chicago within the week and expect to pay $146 or more one-way.

It takes 42h 50m to get from Los Angeles to Chicago by train. Travel time can vary by 5h 22m, so prioritize nonstop options for the quickest arrival. Amtrak has the quickest available train to your destination.

Amtrak will take you from Los Angeles to Chicago. Amtrak has been recently found as the cheapest option from $292 round-trip.

Los Angeles and Chicago are 1744.8 mi apart from one another, but the actual distance by train depends on the route taken. In terms of time, a normal route is around 42h 50m.


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