Duration 2 days 3h
Distance 2136.2 miles
Average price $260
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between Berkeley and Chicago takes 2 days 3h. There is at least one train per day from Berkeley to Chicago. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Emeryville Amtrak Station
  2. Chicago Union Station
2 days 3h
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$210 - $300

Berkeley to Chicago train times

Trains run once daily between Berkeley and Chicago. The service departs Berkeley at 09:10 in the morning, which arrives into Chicago at 14:50. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 2 days 3h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Berkeley to Chicago? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as "What is the cheapest mode of transport?", "What is the quickest option?", "How much do tickets usually cost?" and many more.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Emeryville Amtrak Station station and arriving at Chicago Union Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 days 3h.

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The distance between Berkeley and Chicago is 1856 miles. The road distance is 2136.2 miles.

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Berkeley to Chicago train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Emeryville Amtrak Station.

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Berkeley to Chicago train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Chicago Union Station.

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Chicago is 2h ahead of Berkeley. It is currently 2:23 PM in Berkeley and 4:23 PM in Chicago.

There are 991+ hotels available in Chicago. Prices start at $107 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Berkeley and Chicago?

Southwest Airlines flies from Berkeley to Chicago hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Berkeley to Chicago once daily. Tickets cost $210 - $300 and the journey takes 2 days 3h.
Airlines
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2 days 3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Bus operators
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95

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