There are 9 ways to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Niagara Falls 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 Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Buffalo (BUF) ORD - BUF
  2. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$126 - $386

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  17 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Toronto - Royal York Hotel 5500 / ...
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls VIA Rail

$76 - $207

7 alternative options

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Erie, bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Erie (ERI) ORD - ERI
  2. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Buffalo, Ny

$188 - $823

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Toronto, train  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Toronto (YYZ) ORD - YYZ
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$139 - $439

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Rochester, train  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Rochester (ROC) ORD - ROC
  2. Take the train from Rochester to Niagara Falls Station

$169 - $428

Fly Chicago Midway to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Buffalo (BUF) MDW - BUF
  2. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$147 - $437

Train  •  14 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station VIA Rail / ...

$99 - $285

Bus  •  16 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Toronto, On 5530 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, On to Niagara Falls, On 317 / ...

$79 - $196

Drive  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Niagara Falls 540.2 miles

$50 - $80

What companies run services between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), USA and Niagara Falls, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Niagara Falls via LaSalle, Chicago Union Station Amtrak, Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak, and Buffalo in around 14 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Niagara Falls via Cumberland, Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Il, Chicago, Il, and Toronto, On in around 16 h 36 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Rochester via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Erie
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Rochester via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Erie via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Rochester via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
Train from Rochester to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$28 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
Economy Plus
$55 - $85
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$95 - $140
Train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $60
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$22 - $35
Economy
$25 - $35
Economy Plus
$40 - $60
Business
$35 - $50
Business Plus/Sleeper
$65 - $95
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
Train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Niagara Frontier
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Erie, Pa to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Chicago, Il to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Toronto, On to Niagara Falls, On
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Megabus CA
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$13 - $19
Online Fare
$14 - $29
Standard Fare
$23 - $35
Refundable
$27 - $40
Bus from Chicago, IL to Toronto - Royal York Hotel
Ave. Duration
12 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $95
Standard Fare
$80 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Niagara Falls?

The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Niagara Falls is 735 km. The road distance is 864 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Niagara Falls?

The cheapest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 9 h 16 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Niagara Falls?

The quickest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Niagara Falls is to fly and line 40 bus which takes 3 h 14 min and costs $120 - $390.

How long does it take to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Niagara Falls?

It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Niagara Falls, including transfers.