Train Overview

Average Duration:
45h 6m
Trains Per Day:
1

First and Last Train

First Train:
14:50
Last Train:
14:50

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Average Price:
$306 - $881

Overview

The train between Chicago and San Diego takes 45h 28m. On an average weekday, there is one train per day travelling from Chicago to San Diego. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

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Chicago to San Diego train times

All available trains travelling from Chicago to San Diego. To see full schedules, alternative transport and to book your tickets online click here.
Departing Monday, April 22, 2019
Chicago Union Station
45h 11m
San Diego Santa Fe Depot
45h 11m
1 change
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Departing Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Chicago Union Station
45h 11m
San Diego Santa Fe Depot
45h 11m
1 change
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Departing Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Chicago Union Station
45h 11m
San Diego Santa Fe Depot
45h 11m
1 change
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Departing Thursday, April 25, 2019
Chicago Union Station
44h 58m
San Diego Santa Fe Depot
44h 58m
1 change
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Departing Friday, April 26, 2019
Chicago Union Station
44h 58m
San Diego Santa Fe Depot
44h 58m
1 change
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Departing Saturday, April 27, 2019
Chicago Union Station
45h 11m
San Diego Santa Fe Depot
45h 11m
1 change
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Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Chicago station to San Diego. However, there are services departing from Chicago Union Station and arriving at San Diego Santa Fe Depot via Fullerton Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45h 28m.

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The distance between Chicago and San Diego is 1742 miles. The road distance is 2114.2 miles.

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

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Chicago to San Diego train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at San Diego Santa Fe Depot station.

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San Diego is 2h behind Chicago. It is currently 10:57 AM in Chicago and 8:57 AM in San Diego.

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