There are 10 ways to get from Chicago to Auburn Hills by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  7 h 26 min

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

$55 - $138

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago Amtrak, Il to Detroit Amtrak 5508

$37 - $81

8 alternative options

Bus Indian Trails  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to East Lansing, MI 1482
  2. Take the bus from East Lansing, MI to Pontiac, MI 1493

$50 - $74

Drive  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Auburn Hills 293.7 miles

$28 - $45

Fly Chicago Midway to Detroit, bus, line 756 bus  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Detroit (DTW) MDW - DTW
  2. Take the bus from Outer Drive & Michigan to Phoenix Center
  3. Take the line 756 bus from Phoenix Center to Opdyke & X From Commercial Dr

$130 - $272

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Detroit, bus, line 756 bus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Detroit (DTW) ORD - DTW
  2. Take the bus from Outer Drive & Michigan to Phoenix Center
  3. Take the line 756 bus from Phoenix Center to Opdyke & X From Commercial Dr

$120 - $323

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Toledo, bus  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Toledo (TOL) ORD - TOL
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi
  3. Take the bus from Jefferson + Griswold to Phoenix Center

$133 - $371

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Flint, bus, line 756 bus  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Flint (FNT) ORD - FNT
  2. Take the bus from Flint to Pontiac Amtrak
  3. Take the line 756 bus from Phoenix Center to Opdyke & X From Commercial Dr

$91 - $414

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Saginaw, bus  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Saginaw (MBS) ORD - MBS
  2. Take the bus from Saginaw, MI to Pontiac Amtrak

$150 - $373

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Lansing, bus, line 756 bus  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Lansing (LAN) ORD - LAN
  2. Take the bus from East Lansing, MI to Pontiac, MI
  3. Take the line 756 bus from Phoenix Center to Opdyke & X From Commercial Dr

$142 - $743

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Auburn Hills is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Auburn Hills is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4 h 52 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Auburn Hills is 233 miles. The road distance is 293.7 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 7 h 26 min to get from Chicago to Auburn Hills, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Auburn Hills. However, there are services departing from Chicago Amtrak, Il and arriving at Opdyke & X From Commercial Dr via Woodward & Baltimore Nb and Phoenix Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 40 min.

More details

The best way to get from Chicago to Auburn Hills is to train which takes 7 h 26 min and costs $55 - $140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $85 and takes 8 h 40 min.

Mode details

Auburn Hills is 1 h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 1:39 AM in Chicago and 2:39 AM in Auburn Hills.

Map of how to get from Chicago to Auburn Hills.
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  • Distance: 232.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 26 min

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Auburn Hills, MI, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago to Auburn Hills 3 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $140 and the journey takes 6 h 5 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Chicago to Auburn Hills hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $80 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Flint
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Saginaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lansing
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toledo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Flint
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lansing
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Pontiac Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago Amtrak, Il to Detroit Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to East Lansing, MI
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from East Lansing, MI to Pontiac, MI
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Flint to Pontiac Amtrak
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Saginaw, MI to Pontiac Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Southeast Michigan SMART
Phone
+1 866-962-5515
Website
smartbus.org
Bus from Outer Drive & Michigan to Phoenix Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Bus from Phoenix Center to Opdyke & X From Commercial Dr
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Bus from Jefferson + Griswold to Phoenix Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org

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