Duration 30h 52m
Distance 1222.7 miles
Average price $150
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between San Antonio and Chicago takes 30h 52m. There is at least one train per day from San Antonio 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

  1. San Antonio Amtrak Station
  2. Chicago
30h 52m
Bookable on Rome2rio
$120 - $180

San Antonio to Chicago train times

Trains run once daily between San Antonio and Chicago. The service departs San Antonio at 07:00 in the morning, which arrives into Chicago at 13:52. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 30h 52m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from San Antonio Amtrak Station station and arriving at Chicago Union Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30h 52m.

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The distance between San Antonio and Chicago is 1059 miles. The road distance is 1222.7 miles.

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San Antonio to Chicago train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from San Antonio Amtrak Station.

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

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What companies run services between San Antonio and Chicago?

Amtrak operates a train from San Antonio Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station once daily. Tickets cost $120 - $180 and the journey takes 30h 52m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
30h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Antonio Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
30h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Premium
$370 - $550
Flexi Coach Seat
$250 - $380
Business Seat
$270 - $390

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