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Duration 15h 5m
Distance 608.3 miles
Average price $98
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Elgin and Fargo takes 15h 5m and the fastest train takes 14h 56m. There is at least one train per day from Elgin to Fargo. 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. Elgin
  2. Chicago Union Station
  3. Fargo
15h 26m
$77 - $119

Elgin to Fargo train times

Trains run once daily between Elgin and Fargo. The service departs Elgin at 12:28 in the afternoon, which arrives into Fargo at 03:24. All services require a transfer at Chicago Union Station and take an average of 15h 5m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Elgin to Fargo station. However, there are services departing from Elgin and arriving at Fargo Amtrak Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 26m.

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The distance between Elgin and Fargo is 539 miles. The road distance is 608.3 miles.

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Elgin to Fargo train services, operated by Metra, depart from Elgin station.

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Elgin to Fargo train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Fargo Amtrak Station.

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There are 113+ hotels available in Fargo. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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