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Train tickets from Los Angeles to Chicago

Round-trip
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Los Angeles (LAX)
Chicago (CHI)
Fri 7/30
Sat 8/7
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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Train information from Los Angeles to Chicago

Find information about train ticket prices, journey time, and companies that offer transportation from Los Angeles to Chicago
ROUND-TRIP FROM$292The best round-trip train deal from Los Angeles to Chicago found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $292
ONE-WAY FROM$146The best one-way train deal from Los Angeles to Chicago found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $146
AVG TRAVEL TIME47h 58mAverage time it takes to travel by train from Los Angeles to Chicago
TRAIN COMPANIESAmtrakThere is 1 train company servicing this route: Amtrak

Book return-trip train tickets from Los Angeles to Chicago

Ride from Los Angeles to Chicago by train with our quickest and cheapest round-trip tickets available. You can also search by a specific date by using the search form above. All prices were found in the last 72 hours.
Cheapest
Quickest
Amtrak
Aug 13
6:00 pm
Los Angeles Union
61h 52m
1 stop
7:52 am
Chicago Union
Aug 22
9:45 am
Chicago Union
65h 50m
3:35 am
Los Angeles Union
Amtrak
Oct 14
2:00 pm
Los Angeles Union
42h 50m
8:50 am
Chicago Union
Oct 17
10:50 am
Chicago Union
43h 10m
6:00 am
Los Angeles Union
Amtrak
Oct 14
2:00 pm
Los Angeles Union
42h 50m
8:50 am
Chicago Union
Oct 17
9:45 am
Chicago Union
65h 50m
1 stop
3:35 am
Los Angeles Union
Amtrak
Oct 8
6:00 pm
Los Angeles Union
61h 52m
1 stop
7:52 am
Chicago Union
Oct 12
9:45 am
Chicago Union
65h 50m
3:35 am
Los Angeles Union
Amtrak
Aug 29
6:00 pm
Los Angeles Union
61h 52m
1 stop
7:52 am
Chicago Union
Sep 5
10:50 am
Chicago Union
43h 10m
6:00 am
Los Angeles Union
Amtrak
Oct 21
2:00 pm
Los Angeles Union
42h 50m
8:50 am
Chicago Union
Oct 24
9:45 am
Chicago Union
65h 50m
1 stop
3:35 am
Los Angeles Union
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Book one-way train tickets from Los Angeles to Chicago

If you’d prefer to ride from Los Angeles to Chicago by train one-way, below are our fastest and cheapest options found in the last 72 hours. Select your deal below or use the search form above to find available train tickets by date.
Cheapest
Quickest
Amtrak
Aug 28
2:00 pm
Los Angeles Union
42h 50m
8:50 am
Chicago Union
Amtrak
Sep 3
6:00 pm
Los Angeles Union
61h 52m
1 stop
7:52 am
Chicago Union
Amtrak
Aug 8
6:00 pm
Los Angeles Union
61h 52m
7:52 am
Chicago Union
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FAQs for booking trains from Los Angeles to Chicago

How much does a train ticket from Los Angeles to Chicago cost?

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

How long is the train ride from Los Angeles to Chicago?

It takes 40h 50m to get from Los Angeles to Chicago by train. Travel time can vary by 7h 08m, so prioritize nonstop options for the quickest arrival. Amtrak has the quickest available train to your destination.

Which train companies operate between Los Angeles to Chicago?

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

How far is Los Angeles to Chicago by train?

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 40h 50m.


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