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PHL — CHI
Apr 27 — May 41
1 adult
Sat 4/27

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Amtrak
With transfers
26h 45m
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With transfers
26h 45m
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With transfers
26h 45m
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With transfers
26h 45m
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With transfers
26h 45m
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With transfers
26h 45m
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Philadelphia to Chicago train information

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

ROUND-TRIP FROM

$349

ONE-WAY FROM

$109

AVG TRAVEL TIME

26h 45m

TRAIN COMPANIES

Amtrak
The best round-trip train deal from Philadelphia to Chicago found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $349
The best one-way train deal from Philadelphia to Chicago found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $109
Average time it takes to travel by train from Philadelphia to Chicago
There is 1 train company servicing this route: Amtrak

Philadelphia Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in Philadelphia
Philadelphia Newark StationPhiladelphia, 39.669691, -75.753508
Philadelphia NorthPhiladelphia, 39.997289, -75.155199
Philadelphia TrentonPhiladelphia, 40.218334, -74.755
Philadelphia 30th Street StationPhiladelphia, 39.955833, -75.181944

Chicago Train Station Directory

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

Book round-trip train tickets from Philadelphia to Chicago

Below are the quickest and cheapest round-trip train tickets from Philadelphia 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
May 3
8:15 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
26h 45m
10:00 amChicago Union
May 7
5:55 pmChicago Union
25h 56m
8:51 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
May 10
8:15 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
26h 45m
10:00 amChicago Union
May 11
5:55 pmChicago Union
25h 56m
8:51 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
May 1
8:15 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
26h 45m
10:00 amChicago Union
May 4
5:55 pmChicago Union
25h 56m
8:51 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
May 3
8:15 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
26h 45m
10:00 amChicago Union
May 4
5:55 pmChicago Union
25h 56m
8:51 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
May 10
8:15 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
26h 45m
10:00 amChicago Union
May 14
5:55 pmChicago Union
25h 56m
8:51 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
May 8
8:15 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
26h 45m
10:00 amChicago Union
May 9
5:55 pmChicago Union
25h 56m
8:51 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station

Book one-way train tickets from Philadelphia to Chicago

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets from Philadelphia 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
May 12
8:15 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
26h 45m
10:00 amChicago Union
Amtrak
May 5
8:15 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
26h 45m
10:00 amChicago Union
Amtrak
May 5
8:15 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
26h 45m
10:00 amChicago Union
Amtrak
May 5
8:15 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
26h 45m
10:00 amChicago Union
Amtrak
Jul 19
8:15 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
26h 45m
10:00 amChicago Union
Amtrak
Jul 26
8:15 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
26h 45m
10:00 amChicago Union

FAQs for booking trains from Philadelphia to Chicago

How much does a train ticket from Philadelphia to Chicago cost?

See available tickets from Philadelphia to Chicago for this week that start at $109 one-way. At $191 on average, one-way train tickets from Philadelphia to Chicago are best booked early to save more on your trip.

How long is the train ride from Philadelphia to Chicago?

26h 45m is the fastest available option to arrive in Chicago from Philadelphia by train. Amtrak has the quickest available train to your destination.

When should I purchase the train tickets from Philadelphia to Chicago?

The cost of booking a train from Philadelphia to Chicago is around $191 one-way. You can expect the price to be consistent throughout the next 3 months.

Which train companies operate between Philadelphia to Chicago?

Amtrak will take you from Philadelphia to Chicago. Amtrak has been recently found as the cheapest option from $349 round-trip.

How far is Philadelphia to Chicago by train?

The distance between Philadelphia and Chicago is about 663.6 mi in a straight line. The train route will be significantly longer to account for any stops and obstacles. The train takes 26h 45m, typically.

Is a train the fastest way to get from Philadelphia to Chicago?

We’ve found that taking a flight from Philadelphia to Chicago with Frontier is more time-efficient when based simply on travel duration. A train from Philadelphia to Chicago or a bus from Philadelphia to Chicago can take you longer than a 2h 13m flight.

Is a train the cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Chicago?

Taking a flight to your destination is the cheapest option we’ve found in the past few days. The cheapest price we’ve found for this option is $43, making it less expensive than a train from Philadelphia to Chicago and cheaper than a bus from Philadelphia to Chicago.


Amtrak trains from Philadelphia to Chicago

Our best Amtrak deals on Philadelphia to Chicago train tickets
Amtrak
May 3
ZFV8:15 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
26h 45m
ZUN10:00 amChicago Union
May 7
ZUN5:55 pmChicago Union
25h 56m
ZFV8:51 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
May 10
ZFV8:15 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
26h 45m
ZUN10:00 amChicago Union
May 11
ZUN5:55 pmChicago Union
25h 56m
ZFV8:51 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
Apr 28
ZFV8:15 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
26h 45m
ZUN10:00 amChicago Union
Apr 30
ZUN5:55 pmChicago Union
25h 56m
ZFV8:51 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station

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Most frequently searched train routes to Chicago, along with the cheapest price and shortest travel time.
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Other train routes from Philadelphia

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Fastest travel time0h 36m
Cheapest price$20
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Fastest travel time4h 56m
Cheapest price$68
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Fastest travel time1h 41m
Cheapest price$20
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Fastest travel time4h 20m
Cheapest price$62
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Fastest travel time2h 59m
Cheapest price$44
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Fastest travel time1h 01m
Cheapest price$11
Trains from Philadelphia to Orlando
Fastest travel time20h 10m
Cheapest price$219
Trains from Philadelphia to Miami
Fastest travel time26h 05m
Cheapest price$242
Trains from Philadelphia to Atlanta
Fastest travel time16h 48m
Cheapest price$242
Trains from Philadelphia to Jacksonville
Fastest travel time16h 30m
Cheapest price$337

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