Directions from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Columbus Airport (CMH)

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Recommended option

Fly from Chicago O'Hare  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Columbus (CMH) ORD - CMH

$110 - $270

Cheapest option

Train, bus Barons Bus  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Millennium Station to Gary Metro Center Ssl
  2. Take the bus from Gary, IN to Columbus, OH Schedules 0023 and 0024 / ...

$42 - $112

6 alternative options

Fly from Chicago Midway  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Columbus (CMH) MDW - CMH

$133 - $408

Bus to Milwaukee, fly  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Airport
  2. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Columbus (CMH) MKE - CMH

$76 - $463

Train Amtrak, bus  •  10 h

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak Capitol Limited / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Columbus, Oh 1097 / ...

$70 - $180

Bus Hoosier Ride  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport to South Bend, IN
  2. Take the bus from South Bend, IN to Columbus, OH 0353

$75 - $127

Bus Greyhound USA  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Toledo, Oh 1604
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Columbus, Oh 1097 / ...

$62 - $146

Drive  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Columbus Airport (CMH) 381.1 miles

$35 - $55

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

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Columbus Airport (CMH) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Columbus Airport (CMH) via South Bend, IN and Columbus, OH in around 11 h 6 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
OneJet
Website
onejet.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 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
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
nictd.com
Train from Millennium Station to Gary Metro Center
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $8
Schedules at
nictd.com
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
coachusaairportexpress.com
Bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport to South Bend, IN
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
tickets.airportsupersaver.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Chicago, Il to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Hoosier Ride
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from South Bend, IN to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Schedules at
hoosierride.com
Book at
hos.tdstickets.com
Bus from Gary, IN to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Schedules at
hoosierride.com
Book at
hos.tdstickets.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Columbus Airport (CMH) is 475 km. The road distance is 610 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Columbus Airport (CMH) is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Columbus Airport (CMH) is to fly which takes 1 h 12 min and costs $110 - $270.

No, there is no direct bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Columbus Airport (CMH). However, there are services departing from Chicago O'Hare Airport and arriving at Columbus, OH - Airport via South Bend, IN and Columbus, OH. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 6 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Columbus (CMH), including transfers and time at the airport.