There are 3 ways to get from Chicago to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak by train, car or plane
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Train • 2 h 11 min
$14 - $190
2 alternative options
Drive • 2 h 12 min
$12 - $19
Fly • 3 h 33 min
$98 - $476
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 12 min.
The quickest way to get from Chicago to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak is to train which costs $14 - $190 and takes 2 h 11 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago Union Station station and arriving at Bloomington-Normal Amtrak. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 11 min.
The distance between Chicago and Bloomington-Normal Amtrak is 119 miles. The road distance is 131.9 miles.
The best way to get from Chicago to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak without a car is to train which takes 2 h 11 min and costs $14 - $190.
The train from Chicago Union Station to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak takes 2 h 11 min including transfers and departs every four hours.
Chicago to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Chicago Union Station.
The best way to get from Chicago to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak is to train which takes 2 h 11 min and costs $14 - $190. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $95 - $480 and takes 3 h 33 min.
The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Bloomington Airport is the direct flight which takes 47 min.
Chicago to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Bloomington-Normal Amtrak station.
What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Bloomington-Normal Amtrak, IL, USA?
Amtrak operates a train from Chicago to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak every 4 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $190 and the journey takes 2 h 11 min. Alternatively, American Airlines flies from Chicago to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak 3 times a day.
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bloomington
- Ave. Duration
- 52 min
- Every day
- Estimated price
- $190 - $800
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.
Train from Chicago Union Station to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 11 min
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- $14 - $190
- Coach Seat
- $14 - $21
- Business Seat
- $330 - $350
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More Questions & Answers
Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak is 132 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to drive from Chicago to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak.
American Airlines offers flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Bloomington Airport.
Book your Chicago to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak train tickets online with Rome2rio.
There are 31+ hotels available in Bloomington-Normal Amtrak. Prices start at $49 USD per night.
The best way to get from Chicago to Chicago O'Hare Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs $2 - $5.