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Duration 9h 57m
Distance 311.1 miles
Average price $76
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between Kirkwood and Chicago takes 9h 57m. There is at least one train 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
  2. Chicago
7h 22m
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Kirkwood to Chicago train times

Trains run once daily between Kirkwood and Chicago. The service departs Kirkwood at 13:13 in the afternoon, which arrives into Chicago at 23:10. All services require a transfer at St. Louis and take an average of 9h 57m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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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. 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 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 St. Louis to Chicago Union Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 5h 40m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60

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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+1 215-856-7924
Train from St. Louis to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110

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