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Duration 40h 12m
Distance 1421 miles
Average price $182
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The average train between Orem and Chicago takes 40h 12m and the fastest train takes 39h 20m. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Orem 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. Orem Central Station
  2. Salt Lake City Amtrak Station
  3. Chicago
36h 14m
$152 - $212

Orem to Chicago train times

Trains run five times a week between Orem and Chicago. The service departs Orem at 21:02 at night, which arrives into Chicago at 14:50. All services require a transfer at Salt Lake Central Station and take an average of 40h 12m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Orem station to Chicago station. However, there are services departing from Orem Central Station and arriving at Chicago Union Station via Salt Lake City Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36h 14m.

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The distance between Orem and Chicago is 1261 miles. The road distance is 1421 miles.

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Orem to Chicago train services, operated by Utah Transit Authority, depart from Orem Central Station.

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

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Chicago is 1h ahead of Orem. It is currently 3:07 PM in Orem and 4:07 PM in Chicago.

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