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There are 7 ways to get from Chicago to Valemount by plane, bus, shuttle, train or car

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Fly to Prince George, bus  •  14h 6m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Prince George (YXS) ORD - YXS
  2. Take the bus from Prince George, BC to Valemount

$333 - $906

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Fly to Calgary, shuttle, bus, train  •  16h 46m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Calgary (YYC) ORD - YYC
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Calgary Airport to Banff, AB
  3. Take the bus from Banff, AB to Jasper, AB
  4. Take the train from Jasper to Valemount

$813 - $1,081

Fly to Edmonton, bus, train  •  19h 22m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Edmonton (YEG) ORD - YEG
  2. Take the bus from Edmonton Airport to Edson, AB - Best Western High Road Inn
  3. Take the bus from Edson, AB to Jasper, AB - 638 Connaught Dr
  4. Take the train from Jasper to Valemount

$333 - $816

Fly to Vancouver, train  •  24h 54m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Vancouver (YVR) ORD - YVR
  2. Take the train from Vancouver to Valemount

$346 - $599

Train  •  2 days 17h

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Everett Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Everett Amtrak Station to Vancouver
  3. Take the train from Vancouver to Valemount

$411 - $726

Bus, train  •  3 days 18h

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to Detroit
  2. Take the train from Windsor to Toronto Union Station
  3. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Valemount

$634 - $1,851

Drive  •  33h 58m

  1. Drive from Chicago to Valemount 3250.9 km

$330 - $490

Chicago to Valemount by train

The train journey time between Chicago and Valemount is around 3 days 18h and covers a distance of around 4391 km. The fastest train normally takes 3 days 18h. Operated by Amtrak and VIA Rail, the Chicago to Valemount train service departs from Chicago Union Station and arrives in Valemount. Typically only one train runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
3 days 18h
Fastest train time:
3 days 18h
Trains per week:
1
Cheapest price:
$411
Carbon emissions:
231 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
14:15
Last train departs at:
14:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Chicago to Valemount train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Valemount is to drive which costs $260 - $390 and takes 33h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Valemount is to fly and bus which costs $260 - $750 and takes 14h 6m.

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No, there is no direct train from Chicago station to Valemount. However, there are services departing from Chicago Union Station and arriving at Valemount via Everett Amtrak Station and Vancouver. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 17h.

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The distance between Chicago and Valemount is 2648 km. The road distance is 3250.9 km.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Valemount without a car is to train which takes 2 days 17h and costs $320 - $600.

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It takes approximately 14h 6m to get from Chicago to Valemount, including transfers.

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

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There is no direct flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Prince George Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 40m and has one stopover.

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Valemount is 2h behind Chicago. It is currently 4:24 PM in Chicago and 2:24 PM in Valemount.

Chicago to Valemount train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Valemount station.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to Valemount.
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  • Distance: 2648.1 km
  • Duration: 14h 6m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Valemount, BC, Canada?

You can take a train from Chicago to Valemount via Everett Amtrak Station and Vancouver in around 2 days 17h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Prince George via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Prince George via Calgary, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Prince George via Portland, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Prince George via San Francisco, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Edmonton via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Edmonton via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Edmonton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Edmonton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
9h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Edmonton via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $380
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Vancouver via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$294
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Prince George via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Prince George via Seattle, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Edmonton via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Edmonton via Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Edmonton via Cedar Rapids, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $380
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Vancouver via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $550
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Edmonton via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7h 54m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Vancouver via Portland
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$688
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$688
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $390
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Vancouver via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $390
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Vancouver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Jasper to Valemount
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$24 - $40
Business
$84 - $88
Economy
$50 - $52
EconomyPlus
$55 - $80
Train from Vancouver to Valemount
Ave. Duration
16h 1m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $330
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$90 - $120
Business
$160 - $230
Economy
$130 - $160
EconomyPlus
$230 - $330
Train from Windsor to Toronto Union Station
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $180
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$50 - $70
Business
$110 - $150
Economy
$80 - $95
EconomyPlus
$120 - $180
Train from Toronto Union Station to Valemount
Ave. Duration
3 days 4h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$430 - $490
Business
$550 - $900
Economy
$500 - $650
EconomyPlus
$1,100 - $1,600
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Everett Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
44h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$240 - $350
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Premium
$600 - $900
Flexi Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Business Seat
$550 - $800
Train from Everett Amtrak Station to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Business Seat
$55 - $85
Bus operators
BC Bus North
Phone
1-844-564-7494
Website
bcbus.ca
Bus from Prince George, BC to Valemount
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
bcbus.ca
Banff Transportation Group
Phone
+1 403 762 0000
Email
INFO@BANFFTRANSPORTATION.COM
Website
banfftransportation.com
Shuttle from Calgary Airport to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$250 - $360
Schedules at
banfftransportation.com
1 Adult Calgary to Banff
$255
1 Adult Calgary to Lake Louise
$360
Sundog Transportation and Tours
Phone
1-888-786-3641
Email
info@sundogtours.com
Website
sundogtours.com
Bus from Banff, AB to Jasper, AB
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
sundogtours.com
Bus from Edmonton Airport to Edson, AB - Best Western High Road Inn
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
sundogtours.com
Cold Shot
Phone
+1 587-557-7719
Email
support@coldshot.ca
Website
coldshot.ca
Bus from Edson, AB to Jasper, AB - 638 Connaught Dr
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
coldshot.ca
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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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 to Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $110

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Valemount is 3251 km. It takes approximately 33h 58m to drive from Chicago to Valemount.

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American Airlines, United Airlines and Air Canada offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Prince George Airport.

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There are 17+ hotels available in Valemount. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Chicago O'Hare Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs $2 - $5.

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