There are 3 ways to get from Chicago to Uptown Station by train, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 11m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station Lincoln Service / ...

$30 - $45

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Drive  •  2h 13m

  1. Drive from Chicago to Uptown Station 132.2 miles

$12 - $19

Fly  •  3h 49m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Bloomington (BMI) ORD - BMI

$68 - $376

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Uptown Station is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Uptown Station is to train which costs $30 - $45 and takes 2h 11m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago Union Station station and arriving at Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station station. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 11m.

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The distance between Chicago and Uptown Station is 119 miles. The road distance is 132.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Uptown Station without a car is to train which takes 2h 11m and costs $30 - $45.

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The train from Chicago Union Station to Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station takes 2h 11m including transfers and departs five times a day.

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

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The best way to get from Chicago to Uptown Station is to train which takes 2h 11m and costs $30 - $45. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $65 - $380 and takes 3h 49m.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Bloomington Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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  • Distance: 118.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 11m

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

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Union Station to Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station 5 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2h 11m. Alternatively, American Airlines flies from Chicago to Uptown Station 3 times a day.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bloomington
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Train operators
Amtrak

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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$45 - $65

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Chicago to Uptown Station train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Uptown Station is 132 miles. It takes approximately 2h 13m to drive from Chicago to Uptown Station.

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American Airlines offers flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Bloomington Airport.

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There are 31+ hotels available in Uptown Station. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Chicago O'Hare Airport is to subway which takes 43 min and costs $2 - $5.

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