There are 5 ways to get from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo Amtrak Wolverine / ...

$30 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound Canada  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Kalamazoo, MI 5509 / 5534 / ...

$18 - $45

3 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  2 h 49 min

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

$20 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo 147.8 miles

$14 - $21

Fly  •  3 h 49 min

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

$174 - $477

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo is to train which costs $30 - $80 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chicago, Il and arriving at Kalamazoo, Mi. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago Union Station station and arriving at Kalamazoo Amtrak. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

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The distance between Chicago Union Station and Kalamazoo is 110 miles. The road distance is 147.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo without a car is to train which takes 2 h 6 min and costs $30 - $80.

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The train from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo Amtrak takes 2 h 6 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Chicago, Il station.

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Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Chicago Union Station.

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The best way to get from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo is to train which takes 2 h 6 min and costs $30 - $80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $20 - $50 and takes 2 h 49 min, you could also fly, which costs $170 - $480 and takes 3 h 49 min.

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Map of how to get from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo.
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  • Distance: 109.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 6 min

What companies run services between Chicago Union Station, IL, USA and Kalamazoo, MI, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $80 and the journey takes 2 h 6 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kalamazoo
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kalamazoo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $800
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 Kalamazoo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Chicago, IL to Kalamazoo, MI
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$18 - $26
Online Fare
$21 - $40
Standard Fare
$30 - $45
Refundable
$35 - $50
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Kalamazoo
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com

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