There are 7 ways to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Gary by subway, train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Subway, train  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the subway from O'Hare to Jackson-Blue Blue Line
  2. Take the train from Van Buren St. to Gary Metro Center Ssl

$9 - $13

6 alternative options

Subway, bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the subway from O'Hare to UIC-Halsted Blue Line
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Gary, In 1632 / ...

$12 - $26

Line 4923 bus, bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 4923 bus from Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Il to Chicago, Il 4923
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Gary, In 1632 / ...

$20 - $42

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Gary 47.7 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Gary 47.7 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  51 min

  1. Take a town car from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Gary 47.7 miles

$150 - $210

Shuttle  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Gary

$16 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Gary is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Gary is to taxi which costs $140 - $170 and takes 51 min.

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The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Gary is 39 miles. The road distance is 47.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Gary without a car is to subway and train which takes 1 h 59 min and costs $9 - $13.

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It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Gary, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Gary is 48 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Gary.

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The nearest airport to Gary is Chicago Midway (MDW) Airport which is 24.6 miles away. Other nearby airports include Chicago O'Hare (ORD) (39.3 miles), South Bend (SBN) (54.3 miles), Milwaukee (MKE) (98.4 miles) and Fort Wayne (FWA) (120.3 miles).

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There are 75+ hotels available in Gary. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Gary.
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  • Distance: 39.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 59 min

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

You can take a bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Gary via Cumberland, Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Il, and Chicago, Il in around 2 h 39 min.

Train operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
transitchicago.com
Subway from O'Hare to Jackson-Blue
Ave. Duration
42 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
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
nictd.com
Train from Van Buren St. to Gary Metro Center
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $8
Schedules at
nictd.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Gary, In
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Il to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $12
Flexible
$14 - $18
Other operators
Taxi from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Gary
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
303 Taxi
Phone
+1 847-303-0303
Website
303taxi.com
Executive Taxi
Phone
+1 217-637-8808
https://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en.html
Website
cityofchicago.org
Pink Taxi
Phone
+1 847-940-TAXI
Website
pinktaxi.org
Yellow Cab Chicago
Phone
+1 312-829-4222
Website
facebook.com
Flash Cab
Phone
+1 773-561-4444
Website
flashcab.com
https://www.cityofchicago.org/
Website
cityofchicago.org
Checker
Phone
+1 312-243-2537
Website
checkertaxichicago.com
303 Taxi Naperville
Phone
+1 630-303-0303
Website
303taxi.com
Naerville Dupage Taxi
Phone
+1 630-961-3232
Website
napervilledupagetaxi.com
Naperville Vest Taxi
Phone
+1 630-358-4020
Website
napervillebesttaxiinc.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Gary
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Shuttle from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Gary
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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