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There are 8 ways to get from Chicago to Vancouver Station 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.

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Fly Chicago Midway to Portland

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Portland (PDX)

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Seattle, train

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Seattle (SEA)
  2. Take the train from Tacoma Amtrak Station to Vancouver

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Portland

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Portland (PDX)

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Eugene, train

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Eugene (EUG)
  2. Take the train from Eugene to Vancouver

Fly Chicago Midway to Seattle, train

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Seattle (SEA)
  2. Take the train from Tacoma Amtrak Station to Vancouver

Train

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Vancouver

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to St Paul, MN
  2. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis to Spokane
  3. Take the bus from Spokane Station to Portland

Drive

  1. Drive from Chicago to Vancouver Station

Chicago to Vancouver Station by train

The train journey time between Chicago and Vancouver Station is around 45h 3m and covers a distance of around 2247 miles. The fastest train normally takes 45h 3m. Operated by Amtrak, the Chicago to Vancouver Station train service departs from Chicago Union Station and arrives in Vancouver. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Train route information

Average train time:
45h 3m
Fastest train time:
45h 3m
Train distance:
2247 miles
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
$200
Carbon emissions:
189 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 Vancouver Station train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Vancouver Station is to fly and train which costs $110 - $350 and takes 10h 29m.

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The fastest way to get from Chicago to Vancouver Station is to fly. Taking this option will cost $230 - $1,000 and takes 8h 5m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago Union Station station and arriving at Vancouver. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45h 3m.

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The distance between Chicago and Vancouver Station is 1765 miles. The road distance is 2134.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Vancouver Station without a car is to train which takes 45h 3m and costs $200 - $280.

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It takes approximately 8h 5m to get from Chicago to Vancouver Station, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Chicago to Vancouver Station is to fly which takes 8h 5m and costs $230 - $1,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $200 - $280 and takes 45h 3m.

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The quickest flight from Chicago Midway Airport to Portland Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 25m.

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Vancouver Station is 2h behind Chicago. It is currently 4:10 PM in Chicago and 2:10 PM in Vancouver Station.

Map of how to get from Chicago to Vancouver Station.
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  • Distance: 1764.8 miles
  • Duration: 8h 5m

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

Southwest Airlines and Delta fly from Chicago to Vancouver Station every 2 hours. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Union Station to Vancouver twice daily. Tickets cost $200 - $280 and the journey takes 45h 3m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Portland
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Portland via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Chicago Midway to Portland via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6h 21m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Chicago Midway to Portland via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Portland via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Chicago Midway to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Chicago Midway to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Chicago Midway to Seattle via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Portland
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Portland via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Eugene
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Eugene via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Eugene via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Portland
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Eugene via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $490
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Portland via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $430
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Portland via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $420
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Eugene via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $460
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $340
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $340
Flights from Chicago Midway to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $500
Flights from Chicago Midway to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $450
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Portland
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Eugene via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $490
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Eugene via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $490
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Eugene to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Train from Tacoma Amtrak Station to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Train from Chicago Union Station to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
45h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$200 - $280
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $280
Premium
$500 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$420 - $650
Business Seat
$460 - $650
Train from St. Paul-Minneapolis to Spokane
Ave. Duration
29h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Premium
$400 - $550
Flexi Coach Seat
$280 - $420
Business Seat
$310 - $440
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to St Paul, MN
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Book at
megabus.com
One way - 1 traveller
$60 - $70
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Spokane Station to Portland
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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Chicago to Vancouver Station train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Vancouver station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Vancouver Station is 2134 miles. It takes approximately 32h 40m to drive from Chicago to Vancouver Station.

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from Chicago Midway Airport to Portland Airport.

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There are 238+ hotels available in Vancouver Station. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Chicago Midway Airport is to subway which takes 23 min and costs $1 - $5.

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