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Duration 19h 7m
Distance 1003.1 miles
Average price $137
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Chicago and Denver Airport (DEN) takes 19h 7m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Chicago to Denver Airport (DEN). 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. Chicago Union Station
  2. Denver Airport (DEN)
19h 1m
$115 - $156

Chicago to Denver Airport (DEN) train times

Trains run six times a week between Chicago and Denver Airport (DEN). The service departs Chicago at 14:00 in the afternoon, which arrives into Denver Airport (DEN) at 08:07. All services require a transfer at Denver Union Station and take an average of 19h 7m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Chicago to Denver Airport (DEN)? 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.

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No, there is no direct train from Chicago station to Denver Airport (DEN) station. However, there are services departing from Chicago Union Station and arriving at Denver Airport Station via Union Station Track 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 1m.

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The distance between Chicago and Denver Airport (DEN) is 905 miles. The road distance is 1003.1 miles.

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Chicago to Denver Airport (DEN) train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Chicago Union Station.

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Chicago to Denver Airport (DEN) train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Denver Union Station.

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Denver Airport (DEN) is 1h behind Chicago. It is currently 4:05 AM in Chicago and 3:05 AM in Denver Airport (DEN).

There are 82+ hotels available in Denver Airport (DEN). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Chicago and Denver Airport (DEN)?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Union Station to Denver Union Station once daily. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 18h 15m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
Frequency
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Denver Union Station
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $320

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