Duration 21h 7m
Distance 840.7 miles
Average price $153
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Fairfield and Chicago takes 21h 7m and the fastest train takes 20h 56m. There is at least one train per day from Fairfield 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.


  1. Fairfield
  2. Harlem-125th St.
  3. Croton-Harmon Amtrak Station
  4. Chicago
21h 59m
$118 - $188

Fairfield to Chicago train times

Trains run once daily between Fairfield and Chicago. The service departs Fairfield at 13:15 in the afternoon, which arrives into Chicago at 09:50. All services require a transfer, and take on average 21h 7m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Fairfield to Chicago? 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.

No, there is no direct train from Fairfield to Chicago station. However, there are services departing from Fairfield and arriving at Chicago Union Station via Harlem-125th St. and Croton-Harmon Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 59m.

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The distance between Fairfield and Chicago is 748 miles. The road distance is 840.7 miles.

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Fairfield to Chicago train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from Fairfield station.

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

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Chicago is 1h behind Fairfield. It is currently 7:06 PM in Fairfield and 6:06 PM in Chicago.

There are 1083+ hotels available in Chicago. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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You can take a train from Fairfield to Chicago via Harlem-125th St. and Croton-Harmon Amtrak Station in around 21h 59m.
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