Round-trip
One-way
FAQs

Find trains from New York to Chicago

Search for cheap train tickets from New York to Chicago and book your trip in minutes.

NYC — CHI
jul. 22 — jul. 291
1 adult
lun. 7/22

Best deals for train tickets from New York to Chicago

Find the right train ticket for you
Amtrak
With transfers
27h 55m
Amtrak
Amtrak
With transfers
27h 55m
Amtrak
Amtrak
With transfers
28h 15m
Amtrak
Amtrak
With transfers
19h 32m
Amtrak
Amtrak
With transfers
28h 15m
Amtrak
Amtrak
With transfers
19h 32m
Amtrak

New York to Chicago train information

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

ROUND-TRIP FROM

$202

ONE-WAY FROM

$100

AVG TRAVEL TIME

20h 45m

TRAIN COMPANIES

Amtrak
The best round-trip train deal from New York to Chicago found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $202
The best one-way train deal from New York to Chicago found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $100
Average time it takes to travel by train from New York to Chicago
There is 1 train company servicing this route: Amtrak

New York Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in New York
Syracuse New York - State FairNew York, 43.071922, -76.22947
New York Cherry HillNew York, 39.928947, -75.041824
New York Newark Liberty International Train StationNew York, 40.704026, -74.190483
New York New RochelleNew York, 40.91145, -73.78433
New York Grand Central TerminalNew York, 40.752285, -73.97767
New York Newark Penn StationNew York, 40.734573, -74.164707

Chicago Train Station Directory

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

Book round-trip train tickets from New York to Chicago

Below are the quickest and cheapest round-trip train tickets from New York 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
Sep 13
6:45 amNew York Penn Station
28h 15m
10:00 amChicago Union
Sep 15
9:30 pmChicago Union
20h 12m
6:42 pmNew York Penn Station
Amtrak
Sep 12
3:40 pmNew York Penn Station
19h 32m
10:12 amChicago Union
Sep 15
9:30 pmChicago Union
20h 12m
6:42 pmNew York Penn Station
Amtrak
Aug 20
3:40 pmNew York Penn Station
19h 32m
10:12 amChicago Union
Aug 21
9:30 pmChicago Union
20h 12m
6:42 pmNew York Penn Station
Amtrak
Aug 20
3:40 pmNew York Penn Station
19h 32m
10:12 amChicago Union
Aug 21
9:30 pmChicago Union
20h 12m
6:42 pmNew York Penn Station
Amtrak
Aug 20
3:40 pmNew York Penn Station
19h 32m
10:12 amChicago Union
Aug 22
5:55 pmChicago Union
27h 28m
10:23 pmNew York Penn Station
Amtrak
Aug 23
6:45 amNew York Penn Station
28h 15m
10:00 amChicago Union
Aug 26
9:30 pmChicago Union
20h 12m
6:42 pmNew York Penn Station

Book one-way train tickets from New York to Chicago

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets from New York 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
Sep 18
7:05 amNewark Penn Station
27h 55m
10:00 amChicago Union
Amtrak
Sep 18
7:05 amNewark Penn Station
27h 55m
10:00 amChicago Union
Amtrak
Oct 9
6:45 amNew York Penn Station
28h 15m
10:00 amChicago Union
Amtrak
Oct 23
3:40 pmNew York Penn Station
19h 32m
10:12 amChicago Union
Amtrak
Sep 18
6:45 amNew York Penn Station
28h 15m
10:00 amChicago Union
Amtrak
Sep 12
3:40 pmNew York Penn Station
19h 32m
10:12 amChicago Union

Choose the best way to get from New York to Chicago

Buses

21h 40m
$57 one-way$158 round-trip
Nonstop · from $1581 stop · from $57

Distance to downtown

ZUN0.7 mi

Find Buses

New York to Chicago Buses

Trains

19h 32m
$100 one-way$202 round-trip
Nonstop · from $202

Distance to downtown

ZUN0.7 mi

Flights

2h 20m
$32 one-way$65 round-trip
Nonstop · from $731 stop · from $67

Distance to downtown

ORD15.9 mi

FAQs for booking trains from New York to Chicago

How long is the train ride from New York to Chicago?

The quickest train available from New York will take 19h 32m to arrive in Chicago. Travel time typically varies by up to 1h 13m, depending on your train details. Amtrak has the quickest available train to your destination.

Which train companies operate between New York to Chicago?

Amtrak are viable options. Check times and availability for Amtrak, as it was recently the cheapest train available traveling from New York to Chicago from $202 round-trip.

How far is New York to Chicago by train?

The straight-line distance from New York to Chicago is 710.8 mi, but the actual distance you’ll travel by train depends on the route taken. The train usually takes 19h 32m in normal conditions.

Is a train the fastest way to get from New York to Chicago?

The quickest way to travel this route is to take a flight from New York to Chicago, doing so can potentially save up to 19h 05m of travel time. While these options may take longer, booking a train from New York to Chicago or a bus from New York to Chicago may suit your needs if travel time is less of a factor in your decision making.

Is a train the cheapest way to get from New York to Chicago?

The cheapest way is to get a flight from New York to Chicago, which can be as cheap as $65. A train from New York to Chicago is more expensive than a flight, with prices starting at $202. A bus from New York to Chicago is also an option, with an average price of $158.


Amtrak trains from New York to Chicago

Our best Amtrak deals on New York to Chicago train tickets
Amtrak
Sep 13
ZYP6:45 amNew York Penn Station
28h 15m
ZUN10:00 amChicago Union
Sep 15
ZUN9:30 pmChicago Union
20h 12m
ZYP6:42 pmNew York Penn Station
Amtrak
Aug 20
ZYP3:40 pmNew York Penn Station
19h 32m
ZUN10:12 amChicago Union
Aug 21
ZUN9:30 pmChicago Union
20h 12m
ZYP6:42 pmNew York Penn Station
Amtrak
Aug 4
ZRP7:05 amNewark Penn Station
27h 55m
ZUN10:00 amChicago Union
Aug 6
ZUN5:55 pmChicago Union
27h 08m
ZRP10:03 pmNewark Penn Station

Popular train routes to Chicago

Most frequently searched train routes to Chicago, along with the cheapest price and shortest travel time.
Trains to Chicago from Detroit
Fastest travel time5h 06m
Cheapest price$78
Trains to Chicago from St. Louis
Fastest travel time4h 55m
Cheapest price$52
Trains to Chicago from Indianapolis
Fastest travel time3h 30m
Cheapest price$78
Trains to Chicago from Cleveland
Fastest travel time6h 46m
Cheapest price$101
Trains to Chicago from Memphis
Fastest travel time10h 35m
Cheapest price$180
Trains to Chicago from Omaha
Fastest travel time9h 29m
Cheapest price$144
Trains to Chicago from Pittsburgh
Fastest travel time9h 46m
Cheapest price$169
Trains to Chicago from Grand Rapids
Fastest travel time4h 08m
Cheapest price$67
Trains to Chicago from Syracuse
Fastest travel time13h 07m
Cheapest price$153
Trains to Chicago from Milwaukee
Fastest travel time1h 19m
Cheapest price$42
Trains to Chicago from Rochester
Fastest travel time11h 43m
Cheapest price$154
Trains to Chicago from Louisville
Fastest travel time5h 00m
Cheapest price$154

Other train routes from New York

Find and compare cheap train tickets from New York to other popular destinations on momondo
Trains from New York to Washington, D.C.
Fastest travel time2h 32m
Cheapest price$40
Trains from New York to Boston
Fastest travel time3h 33m
Cheapest price$42
Trains from New York to Baltimore
Fastest travel time1h 54m
Cheapest price$30
Trains from New York to Richmond
Fastest travel time5h 43m
Cheapest price$67
Trains from New York to Buffalo
Fastest travel time7h 53m
Cheapest price$120
Trains from New York to Philadelphia
Fastest travel time0h 34m
Cheapest price$20
Trains from New York to Rochester
Fastest travel time6h 47m
Cheapest price$108
Trains from New York to Montreal
Fastest travel time11h 23m
Cheapest price$122
Trains from New York to Providence
Fastest travel time2h 56m
Cheapest price$44
Trains from New York to Syracuse
Fastest travel time5h 31m
Cheapest price$104
Trains from New York to Albany
Fastest travel time2h 25m
Cheapest price$70
Trains from New York to Miami
Fastest travel time27h 21m
Cheapest price$262

Start planning your trip to Chicago

Get the latest Chicago flight insights
Get the latest Chicago flight insights

Find the best time to travel, cheapest fares and most popular airlines.

Find flights to Chicago
Start planning your trip today
Start planning your trip today

Get an overview of the top hotels in the most popular neighborhoods of Chicago

Find hotels in Chicago
Top car rentals in Chicago
Top car rentals in Chicago

Experience Chicago from behind the wheel! Learn more about the best car rental deals here

Find cars in Chicago
Stay at a vacation rental
Stay at a vacation rental

Enjoy the amenities of home away from home. Learn more about vacation rentals here.

Find rentals in Chicago
Catch a bus
Catch a bus

Enjoy a relaxing journey by bus. Learn more about buses to Chicago here.

Find buses to Chicago