There are 3 ways to get from Chicago Union Station to Kankakee Station by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Kankakee Amtrak City Of New Orleans / ...

$25 - $50

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Bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Kankakee, Il 1163 / ...

$21 - $38

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Chicago Union Station to Kankakee Station 60.6 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago Union Station to Kankakee Station is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago Union Station to Kankakee Station is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The distance between Chicago Union Station and Kankakee Station is 54 miles. The road distance is 60.6 miles.

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The train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Kankakee Amtrak takes 1 h 16 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago Union Station Amtrak station and arriving at Kankakee Amtrak. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

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What companies run services between Chicago Union Station, IL, USA and Kankakee Station, IL, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Union Station to Kankakee Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost $25 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Chicago Union Station to Kankakee Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $30 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Kankakee Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Kankakee, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30

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