Duration 10h 1m
Distance 311.1 miles
Average price $76
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Kirkwood and Chicago takes 10h 1m and the fastest train takes 7h 27m. The train service runs several times per day from Kirkwood 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. St. Louis Gateway Station
  2. Chicago
7h 22m
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$61 - $90

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Kirkwood 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 Kirkwood station to Chicago station. However, there are services departing from Kirkwood Amtrak Station and arriving at Chicago Union Station via St. Louis Gateway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 22m.

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The distance between Kirkwood and Chicago is 272 miles. The road distance is 311.1 miles.

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Kirkwood to Chicago train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from St. Louis Gateway Station.

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

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What companies run services between Kirkwood and Chicago?

Amtrak operates a train from Kirkwood to Chicago 5 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 5h 40m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60

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