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Duration 26h 54m
Distance 912.3 miles
Average price $160
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Chicago and Groton takes 26h 54m and the fastest train takes 22h 46m. There is at least one train per day from Chicago to Groton. 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 New York

  1. Chicago Union Station
  2. New York Penn Station
  3. Groton
23h 47m
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$128 - $231

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No, there is no direct train from Chicago station to Groton station. However, there are services departing from Chicago Union Station and arriving at New London Union Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 47m.

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The distance between Chicago and Groton is 808 miles. The road distance is 912.3 miles.

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

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Chicago to Groton train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at New London Union Station.

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Groton is 1h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 12:41 PM in Chicago and 1:41 PM in Groton.

There are 248+ hotels available in Groton. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Chicago and Groton?

You can take a train from Chicago to Groton via New York Penn Station in around 23h 47m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140

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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Seat
$210 - $300
Train from New York Penn Station to New London Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Train from Chicago Union Station to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
21h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Business Seat
$220 - $310
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to New London Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60

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