Duration 2h 36m
Distance 133.8 miles
Average price $35
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bloomington and Chicago takes 2h 36m and the fastest train takes 2h 29m. The train service runs several times per day from Bloomington 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.


  1. Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station
    Lincoln Service / ...
  2. Chicago
2h 34m
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$30 - $45

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Want to know about travelling from Bloomington 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 Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station station and arriving at Chicago Union Station station. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 34m.

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The distance between Bloomington and Chicago is 120 miles. The road distance is 133.8 miles.

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Bloomington to Chicago train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station.

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

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What companies run services between Bloomington and Chicago?

Amtrak operates a train from Bloomington to Chicago 5 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2h 34m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45

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