There are 6 ways to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Petoskey by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly, bus  •  3 h 55 min

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

$193 - $617

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI 1482
  2. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to Petoskey, MI 1484

$72 - $118

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  12 h 10 min

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

$82 - $178

Train, bus via Grand Rapids  •  12 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Grand Rapids Amtrak Pere Marquette
  2. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to Petoskey, MI 1484

$77 - $158

Bus via Kalamazoo, Mi  •  12 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Kalamazoo, Mi
  2. Take the bus from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids, MI
  3. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to Petoskey, MI

$79 - $184

Drive  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Petoskey 381 miles

$35 - $55

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The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Petoskey is 279 miles. The road distance is 381 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Petoskey without a car is to train and bus which takes 12 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Petoskey, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Traverse City Airport is the direct flight which takes 59 min.

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Petoskey is 1 h ahead of Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD). It is currently 4:46 AM in Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and 5:46 AM in Petoskey.

Yes, the driving distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Petoskey is 381 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 49 min to drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Petoskey.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Traverse City Airport.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Petoskey. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Petoskey.
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  • Distance: 278.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 55 min

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

You can take a bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Petoskey via Cumberland, Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Il, Chicago, Il, Kalamazoo, Mi, Kalamazoo, Grand Rapids, MI, Grand Rapids, and Petoskey, MI in around 12 h 50 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Traverse City
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Traverse City
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
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 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 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 Petoskey, MI
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from East Lansing, MI to Petoskey, MI
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids to Petoskey, MI
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $55
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
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 Kalamazoo, Mi
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50

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