There are 6 ways to get from Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) by plane, bus 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 from Cedar Rapids  •  2 h 36 min

  1. CID - ORD

$121 - $701

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 17 min

  1. 1486

$53 - $79

4 alternative options

Bus to Waterloo, fly  •  4 h 43 min

  1. ALO - ORD

$166 - $715

Bus Suburban Express  •  7 h 35 min

  1. 510ia / ...

$54 - $81

Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 14 min

  1. 1492 / ...
  2. 4566 / ...

$54 - $111

Drive  •  4 h 9 min

  1. 249.2 miles

$24 - $35

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

United Airlines and American 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 3 h 15 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Waterloo to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Cedar Rapids,IA to Waterloo, IA
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Cedar Rapids to Chicago Cumberland Ave, IL
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Cedar Rapids, IA to Davenport, IA
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $50
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
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Schedules at
suburbanexpress.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Davenport, Ia to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cedar Rapids and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 309 km. The road distance is 399 km.

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

The quickest way to get from Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to fly which takes 2 h 36 min and costs $120 - $700.

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 7 h 35 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), including transfers.