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Duration 21h 22m
Distance 995.4 miles
Average price $120
Frequency 3/week

Trip overview

The train between Chicago and Somerville takes 21h 22m. The train runs, on average, 3 times per week from Chicago to Somerville. 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. Somerville
21h 22m
Bookable on Rome2rio
$100 - $150

Chicago to Somerville train times

Trains run once daily between Chicago and Somerville. The service departs Chicago at 21:30 at night, which arrives into Somerville at 19:52. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 21h 22m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Chicago to Somerville? 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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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago Union Station station and arriving at Boston. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21h 22m.

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The distance between Chicago and Somerville is 851 miles. The road distance is 995.4 miles.

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

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Chicago to Somerville train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Boston station.

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Somerville is 1h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 8:15 PM in Chicago and 9:15 PM in Somerville.

There are 2158+ hotels available in Somerville. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Chicago and Somerville?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Union Station to Boston once daily. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 21h 22m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
21h 22m
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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+1 215-856-7924
Train from Chicago Union Station to Boston
Ave. Duration
21h 22m
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Business Seat
$220 - $310

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