How to get to Chicago, IL from Kankakee, IL

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Travel Information between Kankakee, IL and Chicago, IL

distanceDistance51 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£6 - £12
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £6 • 1 h 29 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £6 • 1 h 29 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreyhound or Amtrak

Take a train or coach to travel 51 miles between Kankakee, IL and Chicago, IL. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Greyhound or Amtrak among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Kankakee, IL to Chicago, IL.

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from Kankakee, IL to Chicago, IL

How to get to Chicago, IL from Kankakee, IL by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Kankakee, IL to Chicago, IL is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Amtrak
11:311h29
Kankakee, IL
13:00Chicago, IL
£561One-way
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Cheapest
Amtrak
11:311h29
Kankakee, IL
13:00Chicago, IL
£561One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Amtrak
11:311h29
Kankakee, IL
13:00Chicago, IL
£561One-way
0 changes
Other options
Amtrak
20:141h31
Kankakee, IL
21:45Chicago, IL
£561One-way
0 changes
Amtrak
07:132h02
Kankakee, IL
09:15Chicago, IL
£561One-way
0 changes

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Find the best route to Chicago from Kankakee with Omio's travel partners Amtrak and Greyhound! You'll find the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.

Amtrak is the main travel provider in the United States operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak travel running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by travel across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next travel journey from Kankakee to Chicago.

      FAQs: Kankakee, IL to Chicago, IL

      FAQs: Travel to Chicago, IL easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Kankakee, IL to Chicago, IL.
      FAQs

      You can get from Kankakee, IL to Chicago, IL 2 different ways: train or coach.

      The cheapest way to go to Chicago, IL from Kankakee, IL is by taking a train, which costs on average £6.

      This is compared to other ways of getting from Kankakee, IL to Chicago, IL:

      Taking a train costs £6 less than taking a coach, which costs on average £12 for the same trip.

      The fastest way from Kankakee, IL to Chicago, IL is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 29 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Chicago, IL that take longer:

      Coach takes 1 h 35 min on average.

      Chicago, IL is approximately 51 miles away from Kankakee, IL.

      The average frequency per day from Kankakee, IL to Chicago, IL is:

      • 2 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Kankakee, IL and Chicago, IL as scheduled services by train or coach can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Kankakee, IL to Chicago, IL:

        The following travel companies offer services from Kankakee, IL to Chicago, IL:

        • Greyhound can take you to Chicago, IL by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Greyhound from Kankakee, IL to Chicago, IL for £12.
        • Travel with Amtrak for trains to Chicago, IL. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Amtrak Kankakee, IL to Chicago, IL tickets on Omio for £6.

        Yes, there are direct routes from Kankakee, IL to Chicago, IL with the following travel companies:

        • You can find 2 direct trains per day to take to Chicago, IL with Amtrak.

        Direct services to Chicago, IL tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

        Looking to extend your trip from Kankakee, IL to Chicago, IL? Many Omio customers who go from Kankakee, IL to Chicago, IL usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like San Francisco, CA, Indianapolis, IN, New York, NY, Milwaukee, WI or Champaign, IL. If you're looking to explore San Francisco, CA, Indianapolis, IN, New York, NY, Milwaukee, WI or Champaign, IL from Chicago, IL, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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