There are 5 ways to get from Chicago to Durango by plane, bus, shuttle, 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 to Durango  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Durango (DRO) ORD - DRO

$232 - $1,105

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  30 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Denver Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Grand Junction, Co
  3. Take the bus from Grand Junction, CO to Durango, CO

$207 - $514

3 alternative options

Fly to Montrose, bus, shuttle  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Montrose (MTJ) ORD - MTJ
  2. Take the bus from Montrose to Telluride
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Telluride to Durango

$562 - $1,210

Bus  •  39 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport to Peoria
  2. Take the bus from Peoria, IL to Denver, CO
  3. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Grand Junction, Co
  4. Take the bus from Grand Junction, CO to Durango, CO

$210 - $332

Drive  •  22 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Durango 1344.5 miles

$130 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Durango is to drive which costs $130 - $190 and takes 22 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Durango is to fly which takes 7 h 30 min and costs $230 - $1,100.

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The distance between Chicago and Durango is 1805 km. The road distance is 2151 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 30 min to get from Chicago to Durango, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Durango, CO, USA?

United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Chicago to Durango every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago to Durango via O'Hare, Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport, Peoria, Peoria, IL, Denver, CO, Denver, Co, Grand Junction, Co, and Grand Junction, CO in around 39 h 37 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Durango via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Durango via Rapid City, Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Durango via Madison, Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Montrose
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Montrose via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Montrose via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Durango via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Durango via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Durango via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Montrose
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Montrose via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Montrose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Denver Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $400
Room
$500 - $750
Bus operators
Mountain Limo
Website
mountain-limo.com
Bus from Montrose to Telluride
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
mountain-limo.com
High Up Shuttles
Website
highuptours.com
Shuttle from Telluride to Durango
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$315
Schedules at
highuptours.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Denver, Co to Grand Junction, Co
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Road Runner Stagelines
Website
roadrunnerstagelines.com
Bus from Grand Junction, CO to Durango, CO
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$38 - $42
Schedules at
roadrunnerstagelines.com
Book at
roadrunnerstagelines.com
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport to Peoria
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com
Burlington Trailways

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