There are 8 ways to get from Cary to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) by plane, train, bus, subway 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 Raleigh/Durham to Chicago O'Hare  •  3 h 48 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

$114 - $257

6 alternative options

Train to Greensboro/High Point, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Cary Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
  2. Fly from Greensboro/High Point (GSO) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) GSO - ORD

$143 - $460

Line 300 bus to Raleigh/Durham, fly to Chicago Midway, subway  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from N Harrison Ave at W Johnson St to Regional Transit Center
  2. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Chicago Midway (MDW) RDU - MDW
  3. Take the subway from Jackson-Blue to O'Hare

$148 - $435

Fly Raleigh/Durham 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 12 min

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

$156 - $453

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  29 h 36 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

Questions & Answers

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.

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The quickest way to get from Cary to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to fly which costs $130 - $370 and takes 3 h 48 min.

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The distance between Cary and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 654 miles. The road distance is 818.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 48 min to get from Cary to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), including transfers.

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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 12 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Chicago O'Hare via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to Chicago O'Hare via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Milwaukee via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Milwaukee via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Chicago Midway via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Chicago Midway via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Milwaukee via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Milwaukee via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Milwaukee via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Chicago O'Hare via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
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 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to Chicago O'Hare via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Chicago Midway via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Milwaukee via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Milwaukee via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 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
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Cary Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from Cary Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
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
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 h 8 min
Frequency
3 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
Go Triangle
Phone
+1 919-485-7433
Email
customerservice@gotriangle.org
Website
gotriangle.org
Bus from N Harrison Ave at W Johnson St to Regional Transit Center
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
gotriangle.org
Coach USA
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 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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