Duration 22h 55m
Distance 988.5 miles
Average price $127
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Newton and Chicago takes 22h 55m and the fastest train takes 22h 34m. There is at least one train per day from Newton 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. Framingham Amtrak
  2. Chicago
22h 55m
$104 - $148

Newton to Chicago train times

Trains run once daily between Newton and Chicago. The service departs Newton at 12:16 in the afternoon, which arrives into Chicago at 09:50. All services require a transfer at Framingham and take an average of 22h 55m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Newton 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 Newton to Chicago station. However, there are services departing from Newtonville and arriving at Chicago Union Station via Framingham Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 55m.

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The distance between Newton and Chicago is 846 miles. The road distance is 988.5 miles.

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Newton to Chicago train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Framingham Amtrak station.

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

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Chicago is 1h behind Newton. It is currently 2:30 PM in Newton and 1:30 PM in Chicago.

There are 1095+ hotels available in Chicago. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Newton and Chicago?

Amtrak operates a train from Newton to Chicago once daily. Tickets cost $100 - $140 and the journey takes 21h 25m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140

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