There are 9 ways to get from Chicago to Atlantic City by plane, bus, tram, train 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 Chicago Midway to Philadelphia, bus  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Philadelphia (PHL) MDW - PHL
  2. Take the bus from Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj

$147 - $464

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  20 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Newark, Nj 1604
  2. Take the bus from Bus Lanes to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal 319

$91 - $229

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Philadelphia, bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Philadelphia (PHL) ORD - PHL
  2. Take the bus from Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj

$137 - $515

Fly Chicago Midway to New York La Guardia, bus  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to New York La Guardia (LGA) MDW - LGA
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Atlantic City, Nj

$120 - $539

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Trenton-Mercer, tram, train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Trenton-Mercer (TTN) ORD - TTN
  2. Take the tram from TRENTON TRANSIT CENTER station to PENNSAUKEN TRANSIT CENTER station
  3. Take the train from Pennsauken Transit Center to Atlantic City

$95 - $376

Bus D&J Bus  •  21 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to New York
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Broadway & Exchange Alley to Lakewood, NJ - Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Lakewood Bus Terminal to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal 559

$120 - $146

Train via Washington Union Station Amtrak  •  22 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from 30Th St. Phl. to Atlantic City

$212 - $573

Train  •  28 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Cardinal
  2. Take the train from 30Th St. Phl. to Atlantic City Atlantic City Rail Line

$153 - $418

Drive  •  13 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Atlantic City 824.6 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Atlantic City is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 13 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Atlantic City is to fly and bus which costs $140 - $470 and takes 5 h 44 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Atlantic City is 717 miles. The road distance is 824.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to get from Chicago to Atlantic City, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Atlantic City. However, there are services departing from Chicago, Il and arriving at Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal via Bus Lanes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chicago station to Atlantic City. However, there are services departing from Chicago Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Atlantic City via Washington Union Station Amtrak and 30Th St. Phl.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 12 min.

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What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Atlantic City, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Chicago to Atlantic City via Newark, Nj and Bus Lanes in around 20 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chicago to Atlantic City via Washington Union Station Amtrak, Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak, and 30Th St. Phl. in around 22 h 12 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Chicago Midway to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Philadelphia via Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Philadelphia via Grand Rapids
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Philadelphia via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Philadelphia via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Philadelphia via Lexington
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Philadelphia via Columbus
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Philadelphia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Chicago Midway to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Trenton-Mercer
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $480
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Tram from TRENTON TRANSIT CENTER station to PENNSAUKEN TRANSIT CENTER station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Pennsauken Transit Center to Atlantic City
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from 30Th St. Phl. to Atlantic City
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
25 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$290 - $400
Room
$550 - $750
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from New York, Ny to Atlantic City, Nj
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Chicago, Il to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Bus Lanes to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Lakewood Bus Terminal to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Schedules at
njtransit.com
D&J Bus
Bus from Chicago, IL to New York
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Chicago to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Academy Bus LLC
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Broadway & Exchange Alley to Lakewood, NJ - Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $19
Schedules at
academybus.com

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