There are 8 ways to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Bloomington by plane, bus, car, subway, train or night bus

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

Fly to Bloomington  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Bloomington (BMI) ORD - BMI

$100 - $469

Cheapest option

Subway, train  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the subway from O'Hare to LaSalle Blue Line
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak Lincoln Service / ...

$16 - $195

6 alternative options

Fly to Peoria, bus  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Peoria (PIA) ORD - PIA
  2. Take the bus from Peoria, Bradley University to Uptown Station

$199 - $460

Fly to Champaign, bus  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Champaign (CMI) ORD - CMI
  2. Take the bus from Champaign, IL to Bloomington/Normal, IL

$163 - $492

Fly to Springfield, drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Springfield (SPI) ORD - SPI
  2. Drive from Springfield to Bloomington

$94 - $345

Bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport to Uptown Station Southbound / ...

$18 - $40

Subway, night bus  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the subway from O'Hare to UIC-Halsted Blue Line
  2. Take the night bus from Chicago, Il to Bloomington Pilot Sta 4821

$21 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Bloomington 135 miles

$13 - $20

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Bloomington is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Bloomington is to fly which takes 1 h 33 min and costs $100 - $470.

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The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Bloomington is 189 km. The road distance is 216 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Bloomington, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport and arriving at Uptown Station. Services depart four times a day, and operate Thursday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), USA and Bloomington, IL, USA?

American Airlines flies from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Bloomington 3 times a day. Alternatively, Peoria Charter Coach Company operates a bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Bloomington 4 times a day. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Suburban Express also services this route 4 times a week.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bloomington
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Champaign
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Champaign
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Train operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
transitchicago.com
Subway from O'Hare to LaSalle
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Subway from O'Hare to UIC-Halsted
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$14 - $21
Business Seat
$28
Roomette
$183
Bedroom
$330 - $350
Bus operators
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Peoria, Bradley University to Uptown Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport to Uptown Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com
Burlington Trailways
Suburban Express
Website
suburbanexpress.com
Bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport to Normal, IL - ISU
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
suburbanexpress.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Chicago, Il to Bloomington Pilot Sta
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45

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