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Duration 4h 55m
Distance 1005.2 miles
Average price $123
Frequency Weekly

Trip overview


  1. Boston South Station
  2. Chicago
23h 28m
$103 - $153

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No, there is no direct train from Braintree to Chicago station. However, there are services departing from Braintree and arriving at Chicago Union Station via Boston South Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 28m.

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The distance between Braintree and Chicago is 857 miles. The road distance is 1005.2 miles.

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Braintree to Chicago train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Boston South Station.

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

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Chicago is 1h behind Braintree. It is currently 12:36 AM in Braintree and 11:36 PM in Chicago.

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What companies run services between Braintree and Chicago?

Amtrak operates a train from Boston South Station to Chicago Union Station once daily. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 22h.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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+1 215-856-7924
Train from Boston South Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $310

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