There are 4 ways to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Waterloo by plane, bus 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 to Waterloo  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Waterloo (ALO) ORD - ALO

$144 - $631

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago Cumberland Ave, IL to Waterloo, IA 1486

$42 - $68

2 alternative options

Fly to Cedar Rapids, bus  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Cedar Rapids (CID) ORD - CID
  2. Take the bus from Cedar Rapids to Waterloo, IA

$152 - $693

Drive  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Waterloo 298.1 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Waterloo is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 4 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Waterloo is to fly which costs $140 - $650 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Waterloo is 231 miles. The road distance is 298.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Waterloo, including transfers.

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

American Airlines flies from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Waterloo twice daily. Alternatively, Burlington Trailways operates a bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Waterloo once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cedar Rapids
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cedar Rapids
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Cedar Rapids to Waterloo, IA
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Chicago Cumberland Ave, IL to Waterloo, IA
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com

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