There are 3 ways to get from Kankakee to Chicago Union Station by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Kankakee, Il to Chicago, Il 1162 / ...

$20 - $38

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Train  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Kankakee Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak City Of New Orleans / ...

$25 - $50

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Kankakee to Chicago Union Station 59.2 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Kankakee to Chicago Union Station is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kankakee to Chicago Union Station is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The distance between Kankakee and Chicago Union Station is 54 miles. The road distance is 59.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to get from Kankakee to Chicago Union Station, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kankakee Amtrak and arriving at Chicago Union Station Amtrak station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kankakee to Chicago Union Station is 59 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to drive from Kankakee to Chicago Union Station.

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  • Distance: 54 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 57 min

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Kankakee to Chicago Union Station hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $29 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Kankakee to Chicago Union Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost $25 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 2 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Kankakee Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
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 Kankakee, Il to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29

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