Duration 31h 39m
Distance 883.4 miles
Average price $180
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Illinois and South Carolina takes 31h 39m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Illinois to South Carolina. 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 Rockville

  1. Chicago Union Station
  2. Washington Union Station
  3. Florence
27h 20m
$136 - $205

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No, there is no direct train from Illinois to South Carolina station. However, there are services departing from Halsted-Orange and arriving at Florence Amtrak Station via Chicago Union Station, ROCKVILLE station and Washington Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27h 20m.

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The distance between Illinois and South Carolina is 668 miles. The road distance is 883.4 miles.

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Illinois to South Carolina train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Chicago Union Station.

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Illinois to South Carolina train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Florence Amtrak Station.

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South Carolina is 1h ahead of Illinois. It is currently 9:26 PM in Illinois and 10:26 PM in South Carolina.

There are 23+ hotels available in South Carolina. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Illinois and South Carolina?

You can take a train from Chicago to Florence via LaSalle/Van Buren, Chicago Union Station, Rockville Amtrak, ROCKVILLE station, UNION STATION station, and Washington Union Station in around 27h 20m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Rockville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Premium
$290 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Seat
$170 - $240
Train from Washington Union Station to Florence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$230 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
Train from Chicago Union Station to Alexandria Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
23h 14m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Premium
$310 - $430
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $280
Business Seat
$200 - $280
Train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Florence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$230 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150

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