There are 7 ways to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Mackinaw City by plane, bus, 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 Pellston  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Pellston (PLN) ORD - PLN

$239 - $1,187

Cheapest option

Train, bus via Grand Rapids  •  13 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Grand Rapids Amtrak Pere Marquette
  2. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to Mackinaw City 1484

$72 - $150

5 alternative options

Fly to Traverse City, bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Traverse City (TVC) ORD - TVC
  2. Take the bus from Traverse City, MI to Mackinaw City

$188 - $609

Fly to Saginaw, bus  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Saginaw (MBS) ORD - MBS
  2. Take the bus from Bay City, MI to Mackinaw

$171 - $395

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  12 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Kalamazoo, Mi 5508 / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak to Mackinaw City, MI 8364

Train, bus  •  13 h

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to East Lansing Amtrak Blue Water
  2. Take the bus from East Lansing, MI to Mackinaw E Lansing

$77 - $165

Drive  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Mackinaw City 432.6 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Mackinaw City is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Mackinaw City is to fly and bus which takes 4 h 45 min and costs $180 - $650.

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The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Mackinaw City is 494 km. The road distance is 692 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Mackinaw City, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), USA and Mackinaw City, MI, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Mackinaw City every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Mackinaw City via UIC-Halsted, Chicago, Il, Kalamazoo, Mi, and Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak in around 12 h 46 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Traverse City
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Saginaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Pellston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Pellston via Covington, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Pellston via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Traverse City
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to East Lansing Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Grand Rapids Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Traverse City, MI to Mackinaw City
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Bay City, MI to Mackinaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from East Lansing, MI to Mackinaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids to Mackinaw City
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Traverse City, MI to Mackinaw City, MI
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak to Mackinaw City, MI
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Kalamazoo, Mi
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50

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