There are 4 ways to get from Appleton to Rockford by bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Appleton, WI to Madison, WI – Dutchmill Park & Ride 105
  2. Take the bus from Madison, WI - Dutch Mill P&R to Rockford, IL

Cheapest option

Bus to Green Bay, fly, bus  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Appleton, Wi to Green Bay, Wi
  2. Fly from Green Bay (GRB) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) GRB - ORD
  3. Take the bus from Chicago Cumberland Ave, IL to Rockford

$210 - $400

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Appleton to Rockford 179.3 miles

$17 - $26

Fly from Appleton, bus  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Appleton (ATW) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) ATW - ORD
  2. Take the bus from Chicago Cumberland Ave, IL to Rockford

$292 - $696

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The cheapest way to get from Appleton to Rockford is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Appleton to Rockford is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 3 min.

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The distance between Appleton and Rockford is 143 miles. The road distance is 179.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Appleton to Rockford, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Appleton, WI, USA and Rockford, IL, USA?

You can take a bus from Appleton to Rockford via Madison, WI – Dutchmill Park & Ride, Madison, WI - Dutch Mill P&R, and Rockford, IL in around 5 h 30 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Appleton to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from Green Bay to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Appleton to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Green Bay to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $500
Bus operators
Lamers Bus Lines
Phone
+1 800-236-1240
Website
golamers.com
Bus from Appleton, WI to Madison, WI – Dutchmill Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Bus from Appleton, WI to Green Bay, WI - Metro
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Vangalder Bus
Phone
+1 608-752-5407
Email
vangalder@coachusa.com
Bus from Madison, WI - Dutch Mill P&R to Rockford, IL
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com
Burlington Trailways
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 Appleton, Wi to Green Bay, Wi
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $21

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