There are 5 ways to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Ann Arbor by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Detroit (DTW) MDW - DTW

$129 - $263

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Ann Arbor, Mi 5530 / ...

$33 - $75

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Train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Ann Arbor Amtrak Wolverine

$47 - $124

Bus Hoosier Ride  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago Midway Airport to South Bend, IN - Airport Midway-Notre Dame
  2. Take the bus from South Bend, IN to Ann Arbor, MI Indianopolis

$59 - $96

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Ann Arbor 242.5 miles

$23 - $35

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Ann Arbor. However, there are services departing from Archer & Cicero and arriving at Ann Arbor, Mi via Madison & Dearborn/State and Chicago, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 53 min.

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The distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) and Ann Arbor is 209 miles. The road distance is 242.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Ann Arbor without a car is to train which takes 5 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Ann Arbor, including transfers.

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Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Ann Arbor bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Chicago, Il station.

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The best way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Ann Arbor is to fly which takes 2 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 41 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 6 h 53 min.

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The quickest flight from Chicago Midway Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Ann Arbor bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Ann Arbor, Mi station.

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Ann Arbor is 1 h ahead of Chicago Midway Airport (MDW). It is currently 4:50 PM in Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) and 5:50 PM in Ann Arbor.

Yes, the driving distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Ann Arbor is 243 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Ann Arbor.

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  • Distance: 209.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 1 min

What companies run services between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW), USA and Ann Arbor, MI, USA?

Southwest Airlines and Delta fly from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Ann Arbor every 4 hours. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Ann Arbor 3 times a day. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Ann Arbor Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Ann Arbor, Mi
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $70

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Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Chicago Midway Airport to Detroit Airport.

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There are 110+ hotels available in Ann Arbor. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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