The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from New York City to Chicago will cost around £ 195 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 190.
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22 h 10 m
22 h 35 m
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It's difficult to get from New York City to Chicago without changing at least once.
|Distance||710 miles (1145 km)|
|Average train duration||22 h 43 min|
|Average train ticket price||£135 (€152)|
Trains from New York City to Chicago cover the 710 miles (1145 km) long route taking on average 22 h 43 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £98, but the average price of train tickets is £135.
Find the best trains from New York City to Chicago with Omio's travel partners Amtrak from £98. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
Amtrak is the main train provider in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak trains running daily, you can travel by train across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela train for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveller’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your train journey to Chicago from New York City, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.
These are Amtrak 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between New York City and Chicago:
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