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Distance to downtown
It takes 9h 36m to get from Omaha to Chicago by train. Take the Amtrak train from Omaha and you’ll arrive in your destination quickly.
There is a train traveling between Omaha and Chicago which is Amtrak and currently our only available option.. The cheapest Amtrak is what we have recently available with prices starting at $126 round-trip.
To save time, the fastest way to travel is by flight from Omaha to Chicago on United Airlines. Expect the length of time you’ll spend onboard United Airlines to be about 1h 34m compared to taking a train from Omaha to Chicago or a bus from Omaha to Chicago which have been found to be slower alternatives.
A train from Omaha to Chicago is currently going to be the least expensive option currently available. You can also find deals for a flight from Omaha to Chicago starting at $228, or consider a bus from Omaha to Chicago starting at $178. Both of these alternative options are worth considering when looking to reach your destination.
A train from Omaha Eppley Airfield to Chicago will travel much more than the 431.2 mi distance between them. The actual distance depends on the route taken, and stops along the way. In terms of time, a normal route is around 9h 36m.