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

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Fly to South Bend  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to South Bend (SBN) ORD - SBN

$309 - $611

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Subway, bus  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the subway from O'Hare to Clinton-Blue Blue Line
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Elkhart, IN Chicago

$30 - $45

5 alternative options

Fly to Fort Wayne, bus  •  4 h

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Fort Wayne (FWA) ORD - FWA
  2. Take the bus from Ft Wayne, IN to Elkhart, IN

$130 - $307

Fly to Kalamazoo, bus  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Kalamazoo (AZO) ORD - AZO
  2. Take the bus from Kalamazoo, MI to Elkhart, IN

$195 - $489

Subway, train  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the subway from O'Hare to Clinton-Blue Blue Line
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Elkhart Amtrak Capitol Limited / ...

$32 - $70

Bus  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport to South Bend, IN O´hare-Notre Dame

$38 - $57

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elkhart 129.5 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elkhart is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elkhart is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elkhart. However, there are services departing from Chicago O'Hare Airport and arriving at Elkhart, IN via South Bend, IN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 13 min.

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The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Elkhart is 102 miles. The road distance is 129.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elkhart without a car is to subway and train which takes 3 h 43 min and costs $30 - $70.

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elkhart, including transfers.

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Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elkhart bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Chicago O'Hare Airport station.

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The best way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elkhart is to fly which takes 2 h 19 min and costs $300 - $650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $60 and takes 4 h 13 min.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to South Bend Airport is the direct flight which takes 49 min.

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Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elkhart bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at South Bend, IN station.

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Map of how to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elkhart.
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  • Distance: 101.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 19 min

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

United Airlines flies from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elkhart 5 times a day. Alternatively, Coach USA operates a bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elkhart hourly. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to South Bend
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Fort Wayne
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kalamazoo
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Fort Wayne
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kalamazoo
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
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 Elkhart Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Bus operators
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Ft Wayne, IN to Elkhart, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $28
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hoosierride.com
Bus from Kalamazoo, MI to Elkhart, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Elkhart, IN
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
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hoosierride.com

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More Questions & Answers

Elkhart is 1 h ahead of Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD). It is currently 12:14 AM in Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and 1:14 AM in Elkhart.

Yes, the driving distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elkhart is 130 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elkhart.

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United Airlines offers flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to South Bend Airport.

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There are 191+ hotels available in Elkhart. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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