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There are 7 ways to get from Acadia National Park to Chicago by plane, bus, train 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 Bar Harbor to Chicago O'Hare  •  6h 59m

  1. Fly from Bar Harbor (BHB) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) BHB - ORD

$130 - $450

6 alternative options

Bus to Bangor, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  6h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Hancock, ME to Bangor Airport
  2. Fly from Bangor (BGR) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) BGR - ORD

$317 - $584

Bus to Bangor, fly to Chicago Midway  •  8h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Hancock, ME to Bangor Airport
  2. Fly from Bangor (BGR) to Chicago Midway (MDW) BGR - MDW

$327 - $1,303

Bus, train  •  30h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Bar Harbor - Harbor Hill to Bangor International Airport
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, ME to Boston / South Station, MA 59 / ...
  3. Take the train from Boston South Station to Chicago Union Station

$195 - $472

Drive, Amtrak Thruway, train  •  31h 16m

  1. Drive from Acadia National Park to Rockland, ME
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Rockland, ME to Brunswick, ME
  3. Take the train from Brunswick Amtrak Station to Boston North Station
  4. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to Chicago Union Station

Bus  •  31h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Bar Harbor - Harbor Hill to Bangor International Airport
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, ME to Boston / South Station, MA 59 / ...
  3. Take the bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
  4. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Chicago, Il

$171 - $242

Drive  •  21h 33m

  1. Drive from Acadia National Park to Chicago 1276.9 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Acadia National Park to Chicago is to drive which costs $120 - $190 and takes 21h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Acadia National Park to Chicago is to bus and fly which costs $310 - $600 and takes 6h 33m.

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The distance between Acadia National Park and Chicago is 996 miles. The road distance is 1276.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Acadia National Park to Chicago without a car is to bus and train which takes 30h 23m and costs $190 - $480.

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It takes approximately 6h 59m to get from Acadia National Park to Chicago, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Acadia National Park to Chicago is to fly which takes 6h 59m and costs $130 - $450. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $170 - $250 and takes 31h 33m.

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There is no direct flight from Bar Harbor Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 11m and has one stopover.

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Chicago is 1h behind Acadia National Park. It is currently 6:18 AM in Acadia National Park and 5:18 AM in Chicago.

Yes, the driving distance between Acadia National Park to Chicago is 1277 miles. It takes approximately 21h 33m to drive from Acadia National Park to Chicago.

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Cape Air, JetBlue Airways, United Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Bar Harbor Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport.

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Map of how to get from Acadia National Park to Chicago.
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  • Distance: 995.9 miles
  • Duration: 6h 59m

What companies run services between Acadia National Park, ME, USA and Chicago, IL, USA?

Cape Air, JetBlue Airways and six other airlines fly from Acadia National Park to Chicago hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Acadia National Park to Chicago via Bar Harbor - Harbor Hill, Bangor, ME, Boston / South Station, MA, South Station, Boston, MA, Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY, and New York, Ny in around 31h 33m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Bangor to Chicago Midway via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Bangor to Chicago Midway via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Bangor to Chicago Midway via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Bangor to Chicago Midway via Newark
Ave. Duration
6h 46m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Bar Harbor to Chicago O'Hare via Boston
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Bar Harbor to Chicago O'Hare via Boston, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Bangor to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Flights from Bangor to Chicago O'Hare via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Flights from Bangor to Chicago O'Hare via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Flights from Bangor to Chicago O'Hare via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Bar Harbor to Chicago O'Hare via Boston, Covington
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Bar Harbor to Chicago O'Hare via Boston, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
7h 6m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Bangor to Chicago O'Hare via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,100
Flights from Bangor to Chicago Midway via New York La Guardia, Detroit
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Bar Harbor to Chicago O'Hare via Boston, Newark
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Bangor to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Bangor to Chicago O'Hare via Newark
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Bar Harbor to Chicago O'Hare via Boston
Ave. Duration
7h 42m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
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 Boston South Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Train from Brunswick Amtrak Station to Boston North Station
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
21h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Bus operators
West Transportation
Phone
1-800-596-2823
Email
info@westbusservice.com
Website
westbusservice.com
Bus from Hancock, ME to Bangor Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $19
Schedules at
westbusservice.com
Downeast Transportation Inc.
Phone
(207) 667-5796
Website
downeasttrans.org
Bus from Bar Harbor - Harbor Hill to Bangor International Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
downeasttrans.org
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Rockland, ME to Brunswick, ME
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $120
Flexible
$120 - $190

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The best way to get from Acadia National Park to Bar Harbor Airport is to taxi which takes 25m and costs $35 - $45.

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