There are 11 ways to get from Chicago to Trenton by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Trenton-Mercer  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Trenton-Mercer (TTN) ORD - TTN

$86 - $360

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Fly Chicago Midway to Philadelphia, train  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Philadelphia (PHL) MDW - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak

$161 - $481

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Philadelphia, train  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Philadelphia (PHL) ORD - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak

$151 - $532

Fly Chicago Midway to New York La Guardia, train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to New York La Guardia (LGA) MDW - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak

$127 - $546

Fly Chicago Midway to Newark, train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Newark (EWR) MDW - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak

$107 - $404

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Newark, train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Newark (EWR) ORD - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak

$102 - $425

Bus D&J Bus, train  •  17 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to New York Djb149 / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center Northeast Corridor

$106 - $121

Bus Greyhound USA, train  •  17 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Newark, Nj 1604
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...

$144 - $374

Train via New York Penn Station  •  21 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak Keystone Service / ...

$154 - $418

Train  •  26 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak Cardinal

$140 - $420

Drive  •  12 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Trenton 783.8 miles

$75 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Trenton is to drive which costs $75 - $120 and takes 12 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Trenton is to fly which costs $85 - $360 and takes 4 h 1 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Trenton is 684 miles. The road distance is 783.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to get from Chicago to Trenton, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago Union Station Amtrak station and arriving at Trenton Transit Center Amtrak. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 26 h 17 min.

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What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Trenton, NJ, USA?

Frontier Airlines flies from Chicago to Trenton once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chicago to Trenton via New York Penn Station in around 21 h 4 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Chicago Midway to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Philadelphia via Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Philadelphia via Grand Rapids
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Philadelphia via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Philadelphia via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Philadelphia via Lexington
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Philadelphia via Columbus
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Newark via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago Midway to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Trenton-Mercer
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $480
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
26 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Flexi Coach Seat
$250 - $360
Business Coach Seat
$290 - $420
Room
$550 - $800
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$15 - $30
Business Seat
$23 - $40
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $180
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
D&J Bus
Bus from Chicago, IL to New York
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Chicago to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
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 Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200

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