Select from 5 ways to get there

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak Capitol Limited / ...

$85 - $166

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to Toledo, OH

$69 - $94

4 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Toledo, Oh 1604

$69 - $119

Drive  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Bowling Green 249.8 miles

$24 - $40

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Toledo  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Toledo (TOL) ORD - TOL

$127 - $355

Fly Chicago Midway to Detroit, bus, taxi  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Detroit (DTW) MDW - DTW
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
  3. Take a taxi from Toledo, Oh to Bowling Green

$178 - $346

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Bowling Green, OH, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago to Bowling Green 3 times a day. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 3 h 59 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Chicago to Bowling Green hourly. Tickets cost $29 - $70 and the journey takes 4 h 50 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toledo
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Other operators
Taxi from Toledo, Oh to Bowling Green
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chicago and Bowling Green is 335 km. The road distance is 400 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Bowling Green is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 4 h 8 min.

The quickest way to get from Chicago to Bowling Green is to fly which takes 3 h 12 min and costs $120 - $360.

It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to get from Chicago to Bowling Green, including transfers.