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Duration 26h 32m
Distance 823.9 miles
Average price $148
Frequency 3/week

Trip overview

The train between Manhattan and Kankakee takes 26h 32m. The train runs, on average, 3 times per week from Manhattan to Kankakee. 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

  1. New York Moynihan Train Hall
  2. Chicago Union Station
  3. Kankakee
21h 26m
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$123 - $171

Manhattan to Kankakee train times

Trains run three times a week between Manhattan and Kankakee. The service departs Manhattan at 15:40 in the afternoon, which arrives into Kankakee at 17:12. All services require a transfer at Chicago Union Station and take an average of 26h 32m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to Kankakee. However, there are services departing from New York Moynihan Train Hall and arriving at Kankakee via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 26m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Kankakee is 729 miles. The road distance is 823.9 miles.

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Manhattan to Kankakee train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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Manhattan to Kankakee train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Kankakee station.

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Kankakee is 1h behind Manhattan. It is currently 9:36 AM in Manhattan and 8:36 AM in Kankakee.

There are 20+ hotels available in Kankakee. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Manhattan and Kankakee?

You can take a train from Manhattan to Kankakee via Chicago Union Station in around 21h 26m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140

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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Seat
$210 - $300
Train from Chicago Union Station to Kankakee
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50

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