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There are 7 ways to get from Alabama to Michigan City by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Huntsville to Chicago O'Hare, train  •  5h 48m

  1. Fly from Huntsville (HSV) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) HSV - ORD
  2. Take the train from Van Buren St. to 11th St.

$177 - $308

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Bus, train  •  21h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham, AL to Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta - Marta Civic Center to Chicago
  3. Take the train from Millennium Station to 11th St. Ssl

$75 - $132

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Fly Birmingham to Chicago Midway, train  •  6h 26m

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHM) to Chicago Midway (MDW) BHM - MDW
  2. Take the train from Van Buren St. to 11th St.

$180 - $677

Fly Birmingham to Chicago O'Hare, train  •  7h 4m

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHM) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) BHM - ORD
  2. Take the train from Van Buren St. to 11th St.

$82 - $391

Bus to Atlanta, fly to Chicago Midway, train  •  8h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Circle K Oxford to Atlanta Airport
  2. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Chicago Midway (MDW) ATL - MDW
  3. Take the train from Van Buren St. to 11th St.

$256 - $361

Bus, train via Nashville  •  16h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Nashville, Tn
  2. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Indianapolis, In
  3. Take the bus from Indianapolis, In to Gary, In
  4. Take the train from Gary Metro Center to 11th St. Ssl

$90 - $131

Drive  •  10h 42m

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Michigan City 656.8 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Alabama to Michigan City is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 10h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Alabama to Michigan City is to fly and train which costs $170 - $310 and takes 5h 48m.

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The distance between Alabama and Michigan City is 587 miles. The road distance is 656.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Alabama to Michigan City without a car is to bus and train via Nashville which takes 16h 46m and costs $90 - $140.

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It takes approximately 5h 48m to get from Alabama to Michigan City, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Huntsville Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 1m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alabama to Michigan City is 657 miles. It takes approximately 10h 42m to drive from Alabama to Michigan City.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Huntsville Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport.

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There are 61+ hotels available in Michigan City. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Alabama to Huntsville Airport is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs $35 - $45.

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Map of how to get from Alabama to Michigan City.
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  • Distance: 587.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 48m

What companies run services between Alabama, USA and Michigan City, IN, USA?

There is no direct connection from Alabama to Michigan City. However, you can take the taxi to Huntsville airport, fly to Chicago O'Hare, take the walk to O'Hare, take the subway to Jackson-Blue, take the walk to Van Buren St., then take the train to Michigan City. Alternatively, you can take the line 20 bus to Birmingham International Airport, take the walk to Birmingham airport, fly to Chicago Midway, take the walk to Midway, take the subway to Harold Washington Library, take the walk to Van Buren St., then take the train to Michigan City.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Huntsville to Chicago O'Hare via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Flights from Birmingham to Chicago Midway via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Birmingham to Chicago O'Hare via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Flights from Birmingham to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Flights from Atlanta to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $460
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Birmingham to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Atlanta to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Huntsville to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Huntsville to Chicago O'Hare via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Birmingham to Chicago O'Hare via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Huntsville to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Huntsville to Chicago O'Hare via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Train operators
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
mysouthshoreline.com
Train from Van Buren St. to 11th St.
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
mysouthshoreline.com
Train from Gary Metro Center to 11th St.
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
mysouthshoreline.com
Train from Millennium Station to 11th St.
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
mysouthshoreline.com
Bus operators
Groome Transportation
Phone
+1 (478) 471-1616
Email
maconoffice@groometrans.com
Website
groometransportation.com
Bus from Circle K Oxford to Atlanta Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$49
Website
Groome Transportation
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 Birmingham, Al to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Indianapolis, In
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $85
Bus from Indianapolis, In to Gary, In
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $60
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Birmingham, AL to Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta - Marta Civic Center to Chicago
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Book at
megabus.com

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