There are 10 ways to get from Chicago to Cedar Point 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  •  5 h 10 min

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

$67 - $148

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Sandusky, Oh 1632

$57 - $109

8 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Cedar Point 295.1 miles

$28 - $45

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Toledo, train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Toledo (TOL) ORD - TOL
  2. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak

$156 - $410

Fly Chicago Midway to Cleveland, train  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Cleveland (CLE) MDW - CLE
  2. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak

$156 - $547

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Cleveland, train  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Cleveland (CLE) ORD - CLE
  2. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak

$156 - $558

Fly Chicago Midway to Detroit, bus, train  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Detroit (DTW) MDW - DTW
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
  3. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak

$177 - $361

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Detroit, bus, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Detroit (DTW) ORD - DTW
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
  3. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak

$167 - $412

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Akron, bus, train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Akron (CAK) ORD - CAK
  2. Take the bus from Akron Canton Airport to Cleveland, OH
  3. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak

$198 - $530

Fly Chicago Midway to Columbus, bus  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Columbus (CMH) MDW - CMH
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Sandusky, Oh

$179 - $507

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Cedar Point is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Cedar Point is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4 h 56 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Cedar Point is 258 miles. The road distance is 295.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 10 min to get from Chicago to Cedar Point, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Cedar Point, OH, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago to Cedar Point 3 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $130 and the journey takes 5 h. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Chicago to Cedar Point hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $85 and the journey takes 6 h 34 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Chicago Midway to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
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
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Akron
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
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 Akron
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Akron via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Toledo Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Cleveland Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
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 Chicago, Il to Sandusky, Oh
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $85
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
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Sandusky, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30

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