There are 10 ways to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Galesburg by plane, bus, train, car or shuttle

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 Peoria, bus  •  3 h 6 min

  1. ORD - PIA

$208 - $478

Cheapest option

Train  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Southwest Chief / ...

$37 - $95

8 alternative options

Fly to Moline, bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. ORD - MLI

$214 - $437

Fly to Burlington, train  •  3 h 50 min

  1. ORD - BRL

$90 - $121

Fly to Bloomington, bus  •  4 h 27 min

  1. ORD - BMI

$128 - $509

Fly to Springfield, Amtrak Thruway  •  4 h 25 min

  1. ORD - SPI

Fly to Champaign, bus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. ORD - CMI

$168 - $502

Bus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Southbound
  2. 1401

$55 - $75

Drive  •  3 h 14 min

  1. 195.4 miles

$19 - $28

Shuttle, train  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Southwest Chief / ...

$91 - $140

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

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Galesburg 5 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Galesburg via Peoria and Peoria, IL in around 5 h 20 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Moline
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bloomington
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Champaign
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Moline
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Champaign
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Air Choice One
Website
airchoiceone.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Burlington
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Burlington Amtrak to Galesburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Galesburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
Train from Princeton Amtrak to Galesburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Peoria, IL to Galesburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Moline, IL to Galesburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Bloomington/Normal, IL to Galesburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Champaign, IL to Galesburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Amtrak
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport to Peoria
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com
Act II Transport
Website
actiitransportation.com
Shuttle from O'Hare International Airport to Princeton, IL
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
actiitransportation.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Galesburg is 235 km. The road distance is 313 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Galesburg is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Galesburg is to fly and bus which takes 3 h 6 min and costs $200 - $480.

No, there is no direct bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Galesburg. However, there are services departing from Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport and arriving at Galesburg Amtrak via Peoria, IL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Galesburg, including transfers.