There are 4 ways to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Mendota by subway, train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Subway, train  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the subway from O'Hare to Clinton-Blue Blue Line
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Mendota Amtrak Carl Sandburg / ...

$30 - $65

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Naperville Rt59 4567 / ...
  2. Take the train from Naperville Amtrak to Mendota Amtrak Carl Sandburg / ...

$43 - $92

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Mendota 102.4 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take a town car from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Mendota 102.4 miles

$240 - $340

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Mendota is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Mendota is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Mendota is 70 miles. The road distance is 102.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Mendota, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Mendota.
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  • Distance: 69.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 16 min

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

There is no direct connection from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Mendota. However, you can take the subway to Clinton-Blue, take the walk to Chicago Union Station Amtrak, then take the train to Mendota Amtrak. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Mendota via Cumberland, Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Il, Chicago, Il, Naperville Rt59, and Naperville Amtrak in around 4 h 59 min.

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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Mendota Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Naperville Amtrak to Mendota Amtrak
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Naperville Rt59
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Mendota
Estimated price
$240 - $340

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