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.
When the journey is as long as between Philadelphia, PA and Chicago, IL, you should consider to take a flight to Chicago, IL. If you book in advance, low cost airlines can provide flight that will make you save not only time but also money.
What are the departure and arrival stations in Philadelphia, PA and Chicago, IL?
You can take the train to Chicago, IL at Philadelphia, PA, which arrives at Chicago, IL.
How long will it take you from Philadelphia, PA to Chicago, IL by train and when do the trains leave?
The first train to Chicago, IL leaves at 08:05, whereas the last one at 13:06. On average, the journey lasts 22 hours and 50 minutes, but with the fastest connections you will be in Chicago, IL in 20 hours and 42 minutes.