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

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Fly  •  2h 17m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Kalamazoo (AZO) ORD - AZO

$187 - $283

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Subway, bus  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the subway from O'Hare to Clinton-Blue Blue Line
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - 630 West Harrison Street to Kalamazoo, MI Chicago / ...

$18 - $40

3 alternative options

Subway, train  •  3h 58m

  1. Take the subway from O'Hare to Clinton-Blue Blue Line
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo Amtrak Station Wolverine / ...

$32 - $50

Bus  •  5h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Kalamazoo, Mi 5508 / ...

$32 - $49

Drive  •  2h 45m

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Kalamazoo 164.8 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Kalamazoo is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Kalamazoo is to fly which costs $180 - $290 and takes 2h 17m.

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No, there is no direct train from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Kalamazoo station. However, there are services departing from O'Hare and arriving at Kalamazoo Amtrak Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 58m.

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The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Kalamazoo is 121 miles. The road distance is 164.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Kalamazoo without a car is to subway and train which takes 3h 58m and costs $30 - $50.

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It takes approximately 2h 17m to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Kalamazoo, including transfers.

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Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Kalamazoo train services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), depart from O'Hare station.

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The best way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Kalamazoo is to fly which takes 2h 17m and costs $180 - $290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5h 7m.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Kalamazoo Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Kalamazoo is 1h ahead of Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD). It is currently 3:44 PM in Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and 4:44 PM in Kalamazoo.

Map of how to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Kalamazoo.
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  • Distance: 121.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 17m

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

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Kalamazoo every 4 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Chicago, Il to Kalamazoo, Mi 5 times a day. Tickets cost $21 - $30 and the journey takes 2h 30m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kalamazoo
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $290
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kalamazoo
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $290
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Chicago, IL - 630 West Harrison Street to Kalamazoo, MI
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
International
$35 - $55
Online Fare
$16 - $23
Advanced Purchase
$22 - $35
Standard Fare
$29 - $33
Refundable
$37 - $40
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Kalamazoo, MI
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
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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
2h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $30
Flexible
$40 - $60

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Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Kalamazoo train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Kalamazoo Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Kalamazoo is 165 miles. It takes approximately 2h 45m to drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Kalamazoo.

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

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There are 19+ hotels available in Kalamazoo. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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