Duration 21h 51m
Distance 702.5 miles
Average price $138
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The average train between Maryland and Chicago takes 21h 51m and the fastest train takes 19h 26m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Maryland 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.

Train via Washington

  1. Baltimore Penn Station
    Acela / ...
  2. Rockville Amtrak
    Capitol Limited
  3. Chicago
19h 39m
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$107 - $190

Maryland to Chicago train times

Trains run six times a week between Baltimore and Chicago. The service departs Baltimore at 14:19 in the afternoon, which arrives into Chicago at 08:45. All services require a transfer, and take on average 21h 51m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Maryland 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 Maryland station to Chicago station. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Penn Station and arriving at Chicago Union Station via UNION STATION station and Rockville Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 39m.

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The distance between Maryland and Chicago is 586 miles. The road distance is 702.5 miles.

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Maryland to Chicago train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Baltimore Penn Station.

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

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Chicago is 1h behind Maryland. It is currently 4:08 AM in Maryland and 3:08 AM in Chicago.

There are 1089+ hotels available in Chicago. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Maryland and Chicago?

You can take a train from Baltimore to Chicago via Washington Union Station, UNION STATION station, ROCKVILLE station, and Rockville Amtrak in around 19h 39m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$23 - $35

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