Travel options for:
Athens to Chicago
  • Bus, fly to Chicago Midway

    $129 - $414
    1. Athens

      2 h - hourly

      $7 - $20

    2. Columbus (CMH)

      1 h 10 min - non-stop

      $120 - $390

    3. Chicago Midway (MDW)

      24 min - every 15 minutes

      $2 - $4

  • Bus, fly to Chicago O'Hare

    $119 - $295
    1. Athens

      2 h - hourly

      $7 - $20

    2. Columbus (CMH)

      1 h 22 min - non-stop

      $110 - $270

    3. Chicago O'Hare (ORD)

      42 min - every 10 minutes

      $2 - $5

  • Bus Greyhound USA

    $49 - $117
    1. Athens, OH - Ohio U.

      1 h 50 min - hourly

      $6 - $20

    2. Columbus, OH

      7 min - 2186 feet

    3. S High St & W Main St

      3 min - hourly - line 6

      $2

    4. Columbus

      6 h 33 min - once daily

      $40 - $95

  • Bus Hoosier Ride

    $77 - $135
    1. Athens, OH - Ohio U.

      1 h 50 min - hourly

      $6 - $20

    2. Columbus, OH

      5 h 20 min - once daily

      $40 - $70

    3. Warsaw, IN

      2 h 35 min - once daily

      $30 - $45

  • Bus, train

    $42 - $118
    1. Athens, OH - Ohio U.

      1 h 50 min - hourly

      $6 - $20

    2. Columbus, OH

      8 h 35 min - 3 times a day

      $30 - $90

    3. Gary Metro Center

      57 min - hourly

      $5 - $8

  • Bus, taxi, train

    $175 - $337
    1. Athens, OH - Ohio U.

      47 min - twice daily

      $4 - $7

    2. Jackson, OH

      1 h 13 min - 47.6 miles

      $100 - $130

    3. Ashland Amtrak

      12 h 46 min - 3 times a week

      $70 - $200

  • Drive

    $40 - $65
    1. Athens

      7 h 15 min - 427.5 miles

      $40 - $65

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From Athens, OH - Ohio U. bus to Columbus airport, fly to Chicago Midway airport, then subway to Chicago. 4 h 39 min $254. From Athens, OH - Ohio U. bus to Columbus airport, fly to Chicago O'Hare airport, then subway to Chicago. 5 h 8 min $245. From Athens, OH - Ohio U. bus to Columbus, OH, walk to S High St & W Main St, line 6 bus to Columbus, then bus to Chicago, IL. 9 h 41 min $72. From Athens, OH - Ohio U. bus to Columbus, OH, bus to Warsaw, IN, then bus to Chicago, IL. 11 h 45 min $105. From Athens, OH - Ohio U. bus to Columbus, OH, bus to Gary Metro Center, then train to Van Buren St.. 12 h 27 min $77. From Athens, OH - Ohio U. bus to Jackson, OH, taxi to Ashland Amtrak, then train to Chicago Union Station Amtrak. 15 h 46 min $276. From Athens drive to Chicago. 7 h 15 min $51.

 
 

Bus from Athens to Chicago

Lakefront Lines operates a bus from Athens to Chicago hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $20 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min. 2 other operators also service this route.