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There are 4 ways to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Western Illinois University by train, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Macomb Amtrak Station Carl Sandburg / ...

$42 - $104

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4h 9m

  1. Drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Western Illinois University 239.2 miles

$23 - $35

Fly to Burlington, drive  •  5h 6m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Burlington (BRL) ORD - BRL
  2. Drive from Burlington to Western Illinois University

$59 - $77

Subway, fly to Quincy, train  •  5h 47m

  1. Take the subway from Midway to LaSalle/Van Buren
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Quincy (UIN) ORD - UIN
  3. Take the train from Quincy Amtrak Station to Macomb Amtrak Station

$193 - $764

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Western Illinois University is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Western Illinois University is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 9m.

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The distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) and Western Illinois University is 179 miles. The road distance is 239.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Western Illinois University without a car is to train which takes 5h 11m and costs $40 - $110.

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It takes approximately 5h 11m to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Western Illinois University, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Burlington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Western Illinois University is 239 miles. It takes approximately 4h 9m to drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Western Illinois University.

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Air Choice One offers flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Burlington Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in Western Illinois University. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Western Illinois University.
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  • Distance: 179.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 11m

What companies run services between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW), USA and Western Illinois University, IL, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Western Illinois University twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 3h 19m.

Airlines
Air Choice One
Website
airchoiceone.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Burlington
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $120
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Quincy
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
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 Macomb Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Quincy Amtrak Station to Macomb Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200

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