There are 5 ways to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Pontiac by subway, train, bus, car or towncar

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

Subway, train  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the subway from O'Hare to LaSalle Blue Line
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Pontiac Amtrak Lincoln Service / ...

$31 - $70

Cheapest option

Subway, train via Joliet  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the subway from O'Hare to LaSalle
  2. Take the train from LaSalle Street to Joliet Ri
  3. Take the train from Joliet Union Station to Pontiac Amtrak

$28 - $59

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport to Uptown Station Southbound
  2. Take the train from Bloomington-Normal Amtrak to Pontiac Amtrak Lincoln Service / ...

$48 - $80

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Pontiac 99.4 miles

$9 - $15

Towncar  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take a town car from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Pontiac 99.4 miles

$240 - $330

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

There is no direct connection from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Pontiac. However, you can take the subway to LaSalle, take the walk to Chicago Union Station Amtrak, then take the train to Pontiac Amtrak. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Pontiac via Uptown Station and Bloomington-Normal Amtrak in around 3 h 58 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Pontiac Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Bloomington-Normal Amtrak to Pontiac Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Joliet Union Station to Pontiac Amtrak
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from LaSalle Street to Joliet
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport to Uptown Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Pontiac
Estimated price
$240 - $330

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Pontiac is 136 km. The road distance is 159 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Pontiac is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Pontiac is to drive which takes 1 h 40 min and costs $9 - $15.

It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Pontiac, including transfers.