There are 6 ways to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Champaign by plane, bus, subway, train or car

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 Champaign  •  1 h

  1. ORD - CMI

$138 - $452

Cheapest option

Subway, bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Blue Line
  2. 1351 / ...

$21 - $50

4 alternative options

Fly to Decatur, bus  •  3 h 18 min

  1. ORD - DEC

$83 - $111

Bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Chicago Area to Champaing SOUTH

$29 - $75

Subway, train  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Blue Line
  2. Illini / ...

$32 - $80

Drive  •  2 h 33 min

  1. 149.8 miles

$14 - $22

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

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Champaign every 4 hours. Alternatively, Peoria Charter Coach Company operates a bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Champaign every 3 hours. Tickets cost $29 - $34 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Champaign
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Decatur
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $390
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Champaign
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Train operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
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
Subway from O'Hare to LaSalle
Ave. Duration
44 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 Champaign-Urbana Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Rs Decatur Il, Il to Champaign, Il
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Bus from Chicago, Il to Champaign, Il
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport to Champaign, IL, Altgeld Hall
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $34
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com
Illini Shuttle
Website
illinishuttle.com
Bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare Airport to Urbana, IL - U. Of I. Altgeld Hall,
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
illinishuttle.com
Book at
busline.com
Express Air Coach
Website
expressaircoach.com
Bus from Chicago O'Hare International to Champaign Urbana, Altgeld Hall
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
expressaircoach.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Champaign is 209 km. The road distance is 240 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Champaign is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2 h 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Champaign is to fly which takes 1 h and costs $130 - $460.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport and arriving at Champaign, IL, Altgeld Hall. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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