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There are 5 ways to get from Chicago to Caledonia by bus, train, subway or car

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Bus  •  2h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to Rockford "Greyhound"

$50 - $66

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Bus via Rockford Amtrak Station  •  2h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago Union Station to Rockford Amtrak Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Train  •  2h 14m

  1. Take the train from Chicago OTC to Harvard Up-Nw

$60 - $77

Subway, bus  •  3h 6m

  1. Take the subway from Jackson-Blue to O'Hare Blue Line
  2. Take the bus from Chicago - OHare Airport to Rockford,IL-Rockford Bus Terminal

Drive  •  1h 29m

  1. Drive from Chicago to Caledonia 80.4 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Caledonia is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1h 29m.

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The fastest way to get from Chicago to Caledonia is to drive. Taking this option will cost $7 - $12 and takes 1h 29m.

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The distance between Chicago and Caledonia is 74 miles. The road distance is 80.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Caledonia without a car is to bus which takes 2h 3m and costs $50 - $70.

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It takes approximately 2h 3m to get from Chicago to Caledonia, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Caledonia is to bus which takes 2h 3m and costs $50 - $70. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $60 - $80 and takes 2h 14m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Caledonia is 80 miles. It takes approximately 1h 29m to drive from Chicago to Caledonia.

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  • Distance: 73.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 3m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Caledonia, IL, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Chicago to Rockford once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 1h 50m. Alternatively, Metra operates a train from Chicago OTC to Harvard every 3 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $12 and the journey takes 1h 50m.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago OTC to Harvard
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Website
Metra
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 to Rockford
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$30 - $50
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
Bus from Chicago Union Station to Rockford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Vangalder Bus
Phone
+1 608-752-5407
Email
vangalder@coachusa.com
Bus from Chicago Union Station to Rockford,IL-Rockford Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com
Bus from Chicago - OHare Airport to Rockford,IL-Rockford Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
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govangalder.com

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