Duration 24h 22m
Distance 824.2 miles
Average price $152
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Stamford and Chicago takes 24h 22m and the fastest train takes 20h 21m. There is at least one train per day from Stamford 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. Stamford Amtrak Station
  2. New York Penn Station
  3. Chicago
20h 57m
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$118 - $203

Stamford to Chicago train times

Trains run once daily between Stamford and Chicago. The service departs Stamford at 14:29 in the afternoon, which arrives into Chicago at 09:50. All services require a transfer at New York Penn Station and take an average of 24h 22m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Stamford station to Chicago station. However, there are services departing from Stamford Amtrak Station and arriving at Chicago Union Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 57m.

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The distance between Stamford and Chicago is 735 miles. The road distance is 824.2 miles.

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

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

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Chicago is 1h behind Stamford. It is currently 11:07 PM in Stamford and 10:07 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 Stamford to Chicago via New York Penn Station in around 20h 57m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
47 min
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35

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