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

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

Train  •  4h 51m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Columbus Amtrak Station Empire Builder

$102 - $174

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to Madison - Langdon & N Park
  2. Take the bus from Madison to Beaver Dam, WI 106

$69 - $96

4 alternative options

Drive  •  3h 15m

  1. Drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Fox Lake 167.4 miles

$16 - $24

Fly to Madison, taxi  •  3h 55m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Madison (MSN) ORD - MSN
  2. Take a taxi from Madison to Fox Lake

$344 - $739

Fly to Appleton, drive  •  4h 18m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Appleton (ATW) ORD - ATW
  2. Drive from Appleton to Fox Lake

$230 - $618

Subway, fly to Milwaukee, train, taxi  •  6h 4m

  1. Take the subway from Midway to LaSalle/Van Buren
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Milwaukee (MKE) ORD - MKE
  3. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Columbus Amtrak Station
  4. Take a taxi from Columbus Amtrak Station to Fox Lake

$206 - $535

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Fox Lake is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Fox Lake is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3h 15m.

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The distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) and Fox Lake is 137 miles. The road distance is 167.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Fox Lake without a car is to train which takes 4h 51m and costs $100 - $180.

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It takes approximately 4h 51m to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Fox Lake, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Fox Lake is to train which takes 4h 51m and costs $100 - $180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $65 - $100 and takes 7h 31m.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Madison Airport is the direct flight which takes 47m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Fox Lake is 167 miles. It takes approximately 3h 15m to drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Fox Lake.

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

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There are six+ hotels available in Fox Lake. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Fox Lake.
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  • Distance: 137.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 51m

What companies run services between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW), USA and Fox Lake, WI, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Fox Lake 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 2h 47m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Fox Lake via LaSalle/Van Buren, Chicago, Madison - Langdon & N Park, Madison, and Beaver Dam, WI in around 7h 31m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Madison
Ave. Duration
53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Appleton
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $490
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Madison
Ave. Duration
53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Appleton
Ave. Duration
57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
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 Columbus Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Columbus Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Lamers Bus Lines
Phone
+1 800-236-1240
Website
golamers.com
Bus from Madison to Beaver Dam, WI
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
golamers.com
Other operators
Taxi from Madison to Fox Lake
Ave. Duration
56m
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Union Cab of Madison
Phone
+1 608-242-2000
Website
unioncab.coop
Madison Taxi
Phone
+1 608-255-8294
Website
madtaxi.com
Green Cab of Madison
Phone
+1 608-255-1234
Website
greencabmadison.com

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