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Duration 20h 50m
Distance 753.4 miles
Average price $149
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The average train between Chicago and Claymont takes 20h 50m and the fastest train takes 19h 45m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Chicago to Claymont. 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 via Washington

  1. Chicago Union Station
  2. Washington Union Station
  3. Claymont
20h
$119 - $215

Chicago to Claymont train times

Trains run six times a week between Chicago and Claymont. The service departs Chicago at 18:40 in the evening, which arrives into Claymont at 16:33. All services require a transfer, and take on average 20h 50m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Chicago station to Claymont. However, there are services departing from Chicago Union Station and arriving at Claymont via ROCKVILLE station, Washington Union Station and Wilmington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h.

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The distance between Chicago and Claymont is 655 miles. The road distance is 753.4 miles.

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Chicago to Claymont train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Chicago Union Station.

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Chicago to Claymont train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Wilmington station.

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Claymont is 1h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 10:23 AM in Chicago and 11:23 AM in Claymont.

There are 169+ hotels available in Claymont. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Chicago and Claymont?

You can take a train from Chicago to Claymont via Rockville Amtrak, ROCKVILLE station, UNION STATION station, Washington Union Station, and Wilmington in around 20h.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Rockville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Premium
$290 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Seat
$170 - $240
Train from Washington Union Station to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$40 - $65
Train from Chicago Union Station to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $320

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