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Chicago’s Train Station Essentials

Amtrak's Chicago Union Station interior

Centered in America’s heartland, Chicago Union Station is the Midwestern corridor gateway to a national network of trains connecting the continental United States.

  • Amtrak WiFi
  • Metropolitan Lounge
  • More than 30 restaurants
  • Many more accommodations as you wait to board your train
  • Easy connection to the Metra system
  • 5-minute walk to Skywalk Chicago at Willis Tower & Chicago Riverwalk

Amtrak’s Midwestern hub connects passengers not only to major cities in Illinois and to the surrounding states of Indiana, Michigan, Missouri and Wisconsin, but from coast-to-coast as well.

Take a look at the full list of Amtrak's Midwest train routes for the essential details on amenities, accommodations, menus, local guides, route highlights and much more.

Ready to go right now? Buy train tickets to Chicago on, from the Amtrak app, at an Amtrak kiosk or from a ticketing agent at any Amtrak station.


Popular Train Trips to Chicago

Ann Arbor, MI to Chicago, IL

Detroit, MI to Chicago, IL

Milwaukee, WI to Chicago, IL

Grand Rapids, MI to Chicago, IL

Minneapolis, MN to Chicago, IL

St. Louis, MO to Chicago, IL

Indianapolis, IN to Chicago, IL

New York to Chicago, IL

Kansas City, MO to Chicago, IL


Plan Your Trip to Chicago and Save with These Discounts and Deals

Amtrak ticket deals can range from saving on business and coach class seats for booking early, buy one get one free ticket sales on select routes, discounted rates for traveling to major occasions around the country like Pride celebrations or sporting events, and so many more great deals that come and go throughout the year. Even without deals and promotions, an Amtrak train to Chicago can cost as little as $7 (e.g. from Hammond-Whiting, IN).

For the lowest prices Amtrak has to offer:

For the ultimate way to save time and money on your trip planning, Amtrak Vacations has package deals for vacation getaways including a 3-day Chicago Getaway starting at $359.




Take the Train to Chicago on Amtrak and Experience a Better Way to Travel

When it comes to having a great trip, the travel experience can make a world of difference. That’s why Amtrak is committed to being more than just your mode of transportation from point A to point B. Our unique offerings are dedicated to giving you a better way to travel. 




the sights and sounds and sounds of America and enjoy sleeping and eating at your leisure.


America’s historic landmarks and national parks and step right into the center of major cities.


wide seats, legroom, WiFi, power outlets and space for everything you can’t leave home without.


time, money and the environment with emissions standards that just keep on getting better.


Plan your train travel to Chicago and beyond and book your Amtrak tickets today.