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Journey details

Best price 308.10$
Journey duration 59 h 43 min
Connections per day 5
First departure: 13:45
Last departure: 14:50
Distance 2784km

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Which companies serve the route from Chicago, IL to San Diego, CA?

Virail cooperates with more than 200 partners in Europe and in the rest of the world, among which also Amtrak serving the train route Chicago, IL - San Diego, CA.

How much are the low cost train tickets from Chicago, IL to San Diego, CA?

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Trains from Chicago, IL to San Diego, CA


If you are flexible with your travel dates, always consider that you can buy extremely cheap train tickets if you avoid travelling in the weekends and if you choose to travel during the low season.

With such a long journey, you could take into account travelling by plane, which is not necessarily more expensive. Doing so, you will shorten the distances and you will be able to enjoy more time in San Diego, CA.

Which stations do the trains to San Diego, CA leave from?

The trains to San Diego, CA leave Chicago, IL from Chicago, IL and arrive in San Diego, CA.

How many train connections are there from Chicago, IL to San Diego, CA every day?

5 connections are available every day to travel from Chicago, IL to San Diego, CA by train. Please know that all these routes are indirect lines. Consequently, you will have to change trains.

When are the frist and last trains from Chicago, IL to San Diego, CA scheduled?

On average, it takes 59 hours and 22 minutes to get to San Diego, CA by train, but you will need 47 hours and 48 minutes with the fastest trains. The first one is available at 13:09, whereas the last one leaves Chicago, IL at 14:09.

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