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There are 6 ways to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Charlevoix by plane, bus, car or train

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Fly Chicago Midway to Pellston, bus  •  5h 27m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Pellston (PLN) MDW - PLN
  2. Take the bus from Pellston to Charlevoix, MI

$220 - $760

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Bus  •  12h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Kalamazoo, Mi
  2. Take the bus from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids, MI
  3. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to Charlevoix, MI

$63 - $128

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Fly Chicago Midway to Manistee, drive  •  3h 28m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Manistee (MBL) MDW - MBL
  2. Drive from Manistee to Charlevoix

$75 - $185

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Traverse City, bus  •  5h 30m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Traverse City (TVC) ORD - TVC
  2. Take the bus from Traverse City, MI to Charlevoix, MI

$179 - $641

Train, bus  •  11h 32m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Grand Rapids Vernon J. Ehlers Station Pere Marquette
  2. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to Charlevoix, MI 1484

$67 - $139

Drive  •  6h 30m

  1. Drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Charlevoix 355.3 miles

$35 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Charlevoix is to drive which costs $35 - $50 and takes 6h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Charlevoix is to fly and drive which costs $70 - $190 and takes 3h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) station to Charlevoix. However, there are services departing from Midway Orange Line Station and arriving at Charlevoix, MI via Cicero & 24th Place Terminal, Chicago, Il, Kalamazoo and Grand Rapids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 31m.

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The distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) and Charlevoix is 275 miles. The road distance is 355.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Charlevoix without a car is to train and bus which takes 11h 32m and costs $65 - $140.

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It takes approximately 5h 27m to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Charlevoix, including transfers.

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

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There is no direct flight from Chicago Midway Airport to Pellston Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 32m and has one stopover.

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Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Charlevoix bus services, operated by Indian Trails, arrive at Charlevoix, MI station.

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Charlevoix is 1h ahead of Chicago Midway Airport (MDW). It is currently 11:29 PM in Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) and 12:29 AM in Charlevoix.

Map of how to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Charlevoix.
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  • Distance: 275.3 miles
  • Duration: 5h 27m

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

You can take a bus from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Charlevoix via Cicero & 24th Place, Cicero & 24th Place Terminal, Harrison & Morgan, Chicago, Il, Kalamazoo, Mi, Kalamazoo, and Grand Rapids in around 12h 31m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Traverse City
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Pellston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Traverse City
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Regional Sky
Website
regionalsky.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Manistee
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $250
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Grand Rapids Vernon J. Ehlers Station
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Pellston to Charlevoix, MI
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Traverse City, MI to Charlevoix, MI
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids to Charlevoix, MI
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $55
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Kalamazoo, Mi
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $28
Flexible
$40 - $60

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Charlevoix is 355 miles. It takes approximately 6h 30m to drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Charlevoix.

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

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There are 114+ hotels available in Charlevoix. Prices start at $130 USD per night.

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