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Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL by train

The journey from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL by train is 1,749.24 mi and takes 8821 hr 21 min. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 4:45 AM and the last at 5:45 AM. It is possible to travel from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL by train for as little as $183.12 or as much as $183.12. The best price for this journey is $183.12.

Lowest Price$183.12
Journey Duration8821 hr 21 min
Connection per Day1
Lowest Price$183.12
Highest Price$183.12
First Departure4:45 AM
Last Departure5:45 AM
Distance1,749.24 mi
DepartureLong Beach, CA
ArrivalChicago, IL
CarriersAmtrak

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL?

On average, a train ticket from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL will cost you $183.12. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $183.12. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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When you're traveling from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $183.12. 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.

How much time will it take to go from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL by train?

The average journey time is 8821 hr 21 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 1,749.24 mi from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL to take longer than 8821 hr 21 min. The distance between Long Beach, CA and Chicago, IL is around 1,749.24 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 8821 hr 21 min. However, the fastest routes between Long Beach, CA and Chicago, IL take 8809 hr 30 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.

Which stations can I use to travel from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Long Beach, CA and Chicago, IL. You can start your journey in Long Beach, CA at stations such as Long Beach CA (LBC). These connect to stations including O Hare International Airport, ORD,Chicago Rockford International Airport,Chicago Midway International Airport,Chicago Union Station in Chicago, IL. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL.

How many times a day do departures from Long Beach, CA leave for Chicago, IL?

The route from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Long Beach, CA 1 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 1 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL. 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 Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL, 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 Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL.

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.

Find the best day to travel to Chicago, IL by train

When travelling to Chicago, IL 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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Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
197.06kg
Bus
211.13kg
Flight
563.03kg
Car
450.42kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Long Beach, CA and Chicago, IL are 197.06kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Long Beach, CA and Chicago, IL? By taking the train between Long Beach, CA and Chicago, IL you will save 365.97kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 14.07kg compared to a bus and 253.36kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL?
A train ticket from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL is $183.12. 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 $183.12.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL is $183.12. 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 Long Beach, CA and Chicago, IL by train?
Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL is 1,749.24 mi.
How long does the train between Long Beach, CA and Chicago, IL take?
Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL is on average 8821 hr 21 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 8809 hr 30 min.
How many train connections per day go from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL?
Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL leave?
The earliest train from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL departs at 4:45 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 Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL depart?
The latest train from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL departs at 5:45 AM. 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 Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL 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 $183.12 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 Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Long Beach, CA and Chicago, IL is 8809 hr 30 min.
Is there a direct train from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL?
Yes, there is a direct train between Long Beach, CA and Chicago, IL.
What are the CO2 emissions for Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL by train?
The train journey from Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL creates 197.06kg of CO2 emissions.

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