Duration 21h 8m
Distance 786.2 miles
Average price $160
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between New Brunswick and Chicago takes 21h 8m and the fastest train takes 21h 2m. There is at least one train per day from New Brunswick 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 Ossining • 22h 8m

  1. New Brunswick
  2. New York Penn Station
  3. Croton-Harmon Amtrak Station
  4. Chicago
22h 8m
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$125 - $237

New Brunswick to Chicago train times

Trains run once daily between New Brunswick and Chicago. The service departs New Brunswick at 13:48 in the afternoon, which arrives into Chicago at 09:50. All services require a transfer, and take on average 21h 8m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from New Brunswick 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 New Brunswick to Chicago station. However, there are services departing from New Brunswick and arriving at Chicago Union Station via New York Penn Station and Croton-Harmon Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 8m.

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The distance between New Brunswick and Chicago is 695 miles. The road distance is 786.2 miles.

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New Brunswick to Chicago train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from New Brunswick station.

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

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Chicago is 1h behind New Brunswick. It is currently 11:56 PM in New Brunswick and 10:56 PM in Chicago.

There are 813+ hotels available in Chicago. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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You can take a train from New Brunswick to Chicago via New York Penn Station and Croton-Harmon Amtrak Station in around 22h 8m.
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