COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply in United States. Learn More.
Duration 2h 8m
Distance 147.2 miles
Average price $40
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The train between Chicago and Kalamazoo, MI takes 2h 8m. The train service runs several times per day from Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI. 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. Chicago Union Station
  2. Kalamazoo, MI
2h 8m
Bookable on Rome2rio
$30 - $45

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI? 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.

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions may still be in place within United States. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for United States.

Learn More.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago Union Station station and arriving at Kalamazoo. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 8m.

More details

The distance between Chicago and Kalamazoo, MI is 109 miles. The road distance is 147.2 miles.

Get driving directions

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

More details

Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Kalamazoo station.

More details

Book your Chicago to Kalamazoo, MI train tickets online with Omio.

Search and book

Kalamazoo, MI is 1h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 11:11 AM in Chicago and 12:11 PM in Kalamazoo, MI.

There are 38+ hotels available in Kalamazoo, MI. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

More details

What companies run services between Chicago and Kalamazoo, MI?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2h 8m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
+1 215-856-7924
Train from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70

Get the Rome2rio app

Find the best way to get from A to B, anywhere in the world, on your mobile or tablet.

Compare your options: plane, train, bus, car, ferry, bike share, driving and walking directions all in one search.

Learn more about our apps