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Duration 5 days 7h
Distance 1387.7 km
Average price $792
Frequency Weekly

Trip overview

The train between Chicago and Winnipeg takes 5 days 7h. The train runs, on average, once a week from Chicago to Winnipeg. 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. Everett Amtrak Station
  3. Vancouver
  4. Winnipeg
4 days 6h
$611 - $946

Chicago to Winnipeg train times

Trains run once a week between Chicago and Winnipeg. The service departs Chicago at 14:15 in the afternoon, which arrives into Winnipeg at 22:00. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5 days 7h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Chicago to Winnipeg? 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 Winnipeg. However, there are services departing from Chicago Union Station and arriving at Winnipeg via Everett Amtrak Station and Vancouver. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 days 6h.

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The distance between Chicago and Winnipeg is 1154 km. The road distance is 1387.7 km.

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

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Chicago to Winnipeg train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Winnipeg station.

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