How to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Sterling

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Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Princeton Amtrak Southwest Chief / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Princeton Amtrak to Sterling

$162 - $235

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Naperville Bnsf / ...
  2. Take the bus from Naperville Rt59 to Dixon, Il 4567 / ...

$73 - $150

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Dixon, Il 4567 / ...

$74 - $115

Bus via Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Il  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Dixon, Il 4567 / ...

$82 - $131

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Sterling 113.2 miles

$11 - $16

Towncar  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take a town car from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Sterling 113.2 miles

$260 - $360

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Sterling hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Princeton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Naperville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Naperville
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Dixon, Il
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Naperville Rt59 to Dixon, Il
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Other operators
Taxi from Princeton Amtrak to Sterling
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Sterling
Estimated price
$260 - $360

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Sterling is 150 km. The road distance is 181 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Sterling is to drive which costs $11 - $16 and takes 1 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Sterling is to drive which takes 1 h 55 min and costs $11 - $16.

It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Sterling, including transfers.

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