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

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Fly from Cedar Rapids  •  2h 40m

  1. Fly from Cedar Rapids (CID) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) CID - ORD

$121 - $701

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Bus  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Cedar Rapids, IA to Chicago, IL 1489 / ...

$43 - $66

5 alternative options

Taxi, bus to Moline, fly  •  3h 51m

  1. Take a taxi from Cedar Rapids to Iowa City - Coralville
  2. Take the bus from Iowa City - Coralville to Moline Airport
  3. Fly from Moline (MLI) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) MLI - ORD

Bus to Waterloo, fly  •  4h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Cedar Rapids,IA to Waterloo, IA
  2. Fly from Waterloo (ALO) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) ALO - ORD

$160 - $705

Bus Suburban Express  •  7h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Iowa City, IA - University of Iowa to Oakbrook. IL - Mall 510ia / ...

$48 - $69

Bus via Rockford,IL-Rockford Bus Terminal  •  9h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Cedar Rapids,IA to Rockford, IL 1486
  2. Take the bus from Rockford,IL-Rockford Bus Terminal to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport

$71 - $91

Drive  •  4h 9m

  1. Drive from Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) 249.2 miles

$24 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 4h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to fly which costs $120 - $700 and takes 2h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD). However, there are services departing from Gtc and arriving at Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport via Cedar Rapids, IA, Iowa City, IA - University of Iowa and Oakbrook Mall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 40m.

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The distance between Cedar Rapids and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 193 miles. The road distance is 249.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) without a car is to bus which takes 7h 40m and costs $45 - $70.

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It takes approximately 2h 40m to get from Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), including transfers.

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Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) bus services, operated by Suburban Express, depart from Iowa City, IA - University of Iowa station.

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The best way to get from Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to fly which takes 2h 40m and costs $120 - $700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $45 - $70 and takes 7h 40m.

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The quickest flight from Cedar Rapids Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 11m.

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Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) bus services, operated by Suburban Express, arrive at Oakbrook. IL - Mall station.

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Map of how to get from Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD).
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  • Distance: 193.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 40m

What companies run services between Cedar Rapids, IA, USA and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), USA?

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) every 3 hours. Alternatively, Suburban Express operates a bus from Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) 3 times a week. Tickets cost $19 - $30 and the journey takes 3h 15m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Moline to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $750
Flights from Waterloo to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Flights from Moline to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Bus operators
Windstar
Phone
+1 888-494-6378
Email
sara@gowindstar.com
Website
gowindstar.com
Bus from Iowa City - Coralville to Moline Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
gowindstar.com
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Cedar Rapids,IA to Waterloo, IA
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Cedar Rapids, IA to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Cedar Rapids,IA to Rockford, IL
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Suburban Express
Website
suburbanexpress.com
Bus from Iowa City, IA - University of Iowa to Oakbrook. IL - Mall
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Schedules at
suburbanexpress.com
Vangalder Bus
Phone
+1 608-752-5407
Email
vangalder@coachusa.com
Bus from Rockford,IL-Rockford Bus Terminal to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cedar Rapids to Iowa City - Coralville
Ave. Duration
31m
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Century Cab
Phone
+1 319-365-0505
Website
centurycabiowa.com
American Class Taxi
Phone
+1 319-363-8294
Website
americanclasstaxi.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 249 miles. It takes approximately 4h 9m to drive from Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD).

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Cedar Rapids Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport.

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There are 261+ hotels available in Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD). Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cedar Rapids to Cedar Rapids Airport is to line 11 bus which takes 20m and costs $2.

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