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Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI by train

The journey from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI by train is 171.26 mi and takes 5 hr 14 min. There are 2 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:25 AM and the last at 3:15 PM. It is possible to travel from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI by train for as little as $34.40 or as much as $74.35. The best price for this journey is $34.40.

Lowest Price$34.40
Journey Duration5 hr 14 min
Connection per Day2
Lowest Price$34.40
Highest Price$74.35
First Departure1:25 AM
Last Departure3:15 PM
Distance171.26 mi
DepartureChicago, IL
ArrivalAppleton, WI
CarriersAmtrak

Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI Train Times

Departure date
Friday, Jul 12, 2024

Quick and easy travel from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI with Virail

Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How much do train tickets from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI cost?

When you're traveling from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $49.63. You might be able to find prices as low as $34.40, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $49.63 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI.

How long does the journey from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI take by train?

Traveling from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI by train will usually take 5 hr 14 min. This journey covers a distance of 171.26 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 5 hr 14 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI covers a distance of 171.26 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 5 hr 14 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 4 hr 3 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When traveling from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI by train, which stations can I use?

You can depart from Chicago, IL at stations such as Chicago Union Station,Chicago Rockford International Airport,O Hare International Airport, ORD,Chicago Midway International Airport. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Appleton, WI at the following stations: Appleton, WI. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Chicago, IL and Appleton, WI. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do departures from Chicago, IL leave for Appleton, WI?

If you want to get from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 2 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 0 direct journeys between Chicago, IL and Appleton, WI. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 2 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book cheap train tickets from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI

The cheapest Chicago, IL - Appleton, WI train tickets can be found for as low as $37.42 if you’re lucky, or $66.21 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $109.96.

Find the best day to travel to Appleton, WI by train

When travelling to Appleton, WI by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
19.29kg
Bus
20.67kg
Flight
55.12kg
Car
44.1kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Chicago, IL and Appleton, WI are 19.29kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Chicago, IL and Appleton, WI? By taking the train between Chicago, IL and Appleton, WI you will save 35.83kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.38kg compared to a bus and 24.81kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI?
A train ticket from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI is $49.63. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $34.40.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI is $34.40. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Chicago, IL and Appleton, WI by train?
Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI is 171.26 mi.
How long does the train between Chicago, IL and Appleton, WI take?
Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI is on average 5 hr 14 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 hr 3 min.
How many train connections per day go from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI?
Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI has 2 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI leave?
The earliest train from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI departs at 1:25 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI depart?
The latest train from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI departs at 3:15 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $34.40 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Chicago, IL and Appleton, WI is 4 hr 3 min.
Is there a direct train from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI?
Yes, there is a direct train between Chicago, IL and Appleton, WI.
What are the CO2 emissions for Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI by train?
The train journey from Chicago, IL to Appleton, WI creates 19.29kg of CO2 emissions.

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