Duration 1h 35m
Distance 57.9 miles
Average price $10
Frequency 11/day

Trip overview

The average train between Michigan City and Chicago takes 1h 35m and the fastest train takes 1h 33m. The train service runs several times per day from Michigan City 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. 11th St.
  2. Chicago
1h 35m
$9 - $11

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Michigan City 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.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from 11th St. and arriving at Van Buren St.. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 35m.

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The distance between Michigan City and Chicago is 40 miles. The road distance is 57.9 miles.

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Michigan City to Chicago train services, operated by South Shore Line, depart from 11th St. station.

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Michigan City to Chicago train services, operated by South Shore Line, arrive at Van Buren St. station.

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There are 1083+ hotels available in Chicago. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Michigan City and Chicago?

South Shore Line operates a train from Michigan City to Chicago every 3 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $11 and the journey takes 1h 35m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $11

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