There are 7 ways to get from Cary to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) RDU - ORD

$134 - $366

Cheapest option

Megabus, bus  •  27 h 50 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Durham to Washington via Fayetteville
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Chicago, Il 1607

$112 - $254

5 alternative options

Fly to Chicago Midway  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Chicago Midway (MDW) RDU - MDW

$157 - $445

Fly to Milwaukee, bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Milwaukee (MKE) RDU - MKE
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Airport to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport

$154 - $431

Train  •  26 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Cary Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Carolinian / ...
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Capitol Limited

$157 - $455

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  29 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Cary Amtrak to Richmond Staples Mill Amtrak
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Richmond - Staples, VA to Charlottesville, VA
  3. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak

Drive  •  14 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Cary to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) 818.5 miles

$80 - $120

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

United Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Cary to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cary to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) via Washington Union Station Amtrak, Chicago Union Station Amtrak, and LaSalle in around 26 h 9 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Chicago Midway via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Chicago Midway via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Milwaukee via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Milwaukee via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Milwaukee via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Milwaukee via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Chicago O'Hare via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Milwaukee via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Chicago O'Hare via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Milwaukee via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Milwaukee via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Cary Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Cary Amtrak to Richmond Staples Mill Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI - Airport to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
coachusaairportexpress.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
18 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $120
Flexible
$140 - $190

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cary to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD)?

The distance between Cary and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 1046 km. The road distance is 1310 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cary to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD)?

The cheapest way to get from Cary to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 14 h 13 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Cary to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD)?

The quickest way to get from Cary to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to fly which takes 3 h 50 min and costs $130 - $370.

How long does it take to get from Cary to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD)?

It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Cary to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), including transfers.