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Best price $ 85
Journey duration 22 h 14 min
Connections per day 8
First departure 05:38
Last departure 13:58
Distance 605.2 mi

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Baltimore, MD to Chicago, IL?

Prices will vary when you travel from Baltimore, MD to Chicago, IL. On average, though, you'll pay about $ 115.97 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $ 85, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

Trains from Baltimore, MD to Chicago, IL

How much time will it take to go from Baltimore, MD to Chicago, IL by train?

The distance between Baltimore, MD and Chicago, IL is around 605.2 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 22 h 14 min. However, the fastest routes between Baltimore, MD and Chicago, IL take 18 h 13 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

When do departures from Baltimore, MD to Chicago, IL leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Baltimore, MD to Chicago, IL leaving at 05:38. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 13:58.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

When traveling from Baltimore, MD to Chicago, IL by train, which stations can I use?

In Baltimore, MD, departure stations include Baltimore, MD and BWI Airport, MD. When you arrive in Chicago, IL, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Chicago, IL. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many daily journeys are there from Baltimore, MD to Chicago, IL?

You will be able to travel from Baltimore, MD to Chicago, IL using companies such as Amtrak. Combined, these providers offer an average of 8 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to 9 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Baltimore, MD to Chicago, IL using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 1 direct connections from Baltimore, MD to Chicago, IL each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 7 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week.