There are 7 ways to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Ann Arbor by plane, bus, subway, train or car

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Detroit  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Detroit (DTW) ORD - DTW

$124 - $313

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Bus Greyhound Canada  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Ann Arbor, MI 5509 / 5534 / ...

$27 - $70

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Toledo, bus  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Toledo (TOL) ORD - TOL
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, OH to Ann Arbor, MI

$131 - $362

Subway to Chicago Midway, fly to Detroit  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the subway from O'Hare to Washington-Blue
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Detroit (DTW) MDW - DTW

$131 - $279

Train  •  5 h 59 min

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

$47 - $125

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 16 min

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

$39 - $91

Drive  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Ann Arbor 259.6 miles

$25 - $40

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The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Ann Arbor is 216 miles. The road distance is 259.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Ann Arbor without a car is to train which takes 5 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Ann Arbor, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Ann Arbor is to fly which takes 2 h 18 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 59 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 7 h.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 17 min.

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Ann Arbor is 1 h ahead of Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD). It is currently 7:59 AM in Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and 8:59 AM in Ann Arbor.

Yes, the driving distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Ann Arbor is 260 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Ann Arbor.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Chicago O'Hare 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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Map of how to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Ann Arbor.
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  • Distance: 215.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 18 min

What companies run services between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), USA and Ann Arbor, MI, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Ann Arbor hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Ann Arbor 3 times a day. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toledo
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
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 Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Chicago, IL to Ann Arbor, MI
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$25 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $50
Standard Fare
$40 - $65
Refundable
$45 - $70
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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