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There are 7 ways to get from Carbondale to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) by plane, taxi, car, bus, train or night bus

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

Fly from Marion  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Marion (MWA) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) MWA - ORD

$131 - $272

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the night bus from Carbondale Amtrak to St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the bus from St. Louis to Chicago, IL

$31 - $45

5 alternative options

Taxi to Cape Girardeau, fly  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Carbondale to Cape Girardeau
  2. Fly from Cape Girardeau (CGI) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) CGI - ORD

$221 - $563

Drive to Paducah, fly  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Carbondale to Paducah
  2. Fly from Paducah (PAH) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) PAH - ORD

$107 - $350

Amtrak Thruway to St. Louis, fly  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Carbondale,IL - Amtrak to St. Louis, MO - Amtrak
  2. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) STL - ORD

$88 - $242

Train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Carbondale Amtrak to Homewood Amtrak City Of New Orleans / ...

$60 - $143

Drive  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Carbondale to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) 349.4 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Carbondale to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to night bus and bus which costs $30 - $45 and takes 9 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carbondale to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to taxi and fly which costs $220 - $600 and takes 2 h 54 min.

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The distance between Carbondale and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 303 miles. The road distance is 349.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Carbondale to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) without a car is to train which takes 6 h 50 min and costs $55 - $150.

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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Carbondale to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Carbondale to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to fly which takes 3 h 41 min and costs $130 - $280. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $55 - $150 and takes 6 h 50 min.

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There is no direct flight from Marion Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carbondale to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 349 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to drive from Carbondale to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD).

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Cape Air and American Airlines offer flights from Marion Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport.

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There are 264+ hotels available in Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD). Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Carbondale to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD).
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  • Distance: 303.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 41 min

What companies run services between Carbondale, IL, USA and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), USA?

Cape Air, American Airlines and Delta fly from Carbondale to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) every 3 hours. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Carbondale to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) 4 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $130 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cape Girardeau to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Cape Girardeau to Chicago O'Hare via Quincy
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Paducah to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $400
Flights from Paducah to Chicago O'Hare via Cape Girardeau
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $400
Flights from St. Louis to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Marion to Chicago O'Hare via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Marion to Chicago O'Hare via St. Louis, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Marion to Chicago O'Hare via St. Louis, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from St. Louis to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Marion to Chicago O'Hare via St. Louis, Decatur
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $230
Flights from St. Louis to Chicago O'Hare via Decatur
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
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 Carbondale Amtrak to Homewood Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $330
Bus 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Carbondale,IL - Amtrak to St. Louis, MO - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Night bus from Carbondale Amtrak to St. Louis Gateway Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Other operators
Taxi from Carbondale to Cape Girardeau
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Ace Taxi
Phone
+1 618-549-8294
Website
acetaxi.com

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The best way to get from Carbondale to Marion Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs $35 - $45.

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