Duration 21h 31m
Distance 735.2 miles
Average price $160
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Downingtown and Chicago takes 21h 31m and the fastest train takes 21h 20m. There is at least one train per day from Downingtown to Chicago. 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 Washington

  1. Downingtown
  2. 30th Street Train Station
  3. Rockville Amtrak
  4. Chicago
22h 8m
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$120 - $257

Downingtown to Chicago train times

Trains run once daily between Downingtown and Chicago. The service departs Downingtown at 12:09 in the afternoon, which arrives into Chicago at 08:45. All services require a transfer, and take on average 21h 31m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Downingtown to Chicago station. However, there are services departing from Downingtown and arriving at Chicago Union Station via 30th Street Train Station, UNION STATION station and Rockville Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 8m.

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The distance between Downingtown and Chicago is 639 miles. The road distance is 735.2 miles.

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Downingtown to Chicago train services, operated by SEPTA, depart from Downingtown station.

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

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Chicago is 1h behind Downingtown. It is currently 1:40 PM in Downingtown and 12:40 PM in Chicago.

There are 1022+ hotels available in Chicago. Prices start at $112 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Downingtown and Chicago?

You can take a train from Downingtown to Chicago via 30th Street Train Station, Washington Union Station, UNION STATION station, ROCKVILLE station, and Rockville Amtrak in around 22h 8m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
40 min
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35

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