Duration 17h 16m
Distance 683 miles
Average price $100
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between Rockville and Chicago takes 17h 16m. There is at least one train per day from Rockville 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. Rockville Amtrak
  2. Chicago
17h 16m
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$80 - $120

Rockville to Chicago train times

Trains run once daily between Rockville and Chicago. The service departs Rockville at 16:29 in the afternoon, which arrives into Chicago at 08:45. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 17h 16m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rockville Amtrak and arriving at Chicago Union Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17h 16m.

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The distance between Rockville and Chicago is 586 miles. The road distance is 683 miles.

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

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

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Chicago is 1h behind Rockville. It is currently 9:39 PM in Rockville and 8:39 PM in Chicago.

There are 1122+ hotels available in Chicago. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Rockville and Chicago?

Amtrak operates a train from Rockville to Chicago once daily. Tickets cost $80 - $120 and the journey takes 17h 16m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
17h 16m
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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