There are 9 ways to get from Chicago to El Contador by plane, shuttle, bus, 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.

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Queretaro, shuttle  •  10h 31m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Queretaro (QRO) ORD - QRO
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Queretaro Airport to San Miguel de Allende

$2079 - $5128

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Leon/Guanajuato, shuttle  •  12h 6m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) ORD - BJX
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Leon/Guanajuato Airport to San Miguel de Allende

$4879 - $9028

Fly Chicago Midway to Leon/Guanajuato, shuttle  •  10h 11m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) MDW - BJX
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Leon/Guanajuato Airport to San Miguel de Allende

$7379 - $19028

Fly Chicago O'Hare to San Luis Potosi, bus  •  12h 40m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to San Luis Potosi (SLP) ORD - SLP
  2. Take the bus from San Luis Potosí to San Luis de la Paz

$3904 - $14388

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Mexico City, bus  •  12h 53m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Mexico City (MEX) ORD - MEX
  2. Take the bus from Mexico Norte to Querétaro
  3. Take the bus from Querétaro to Dolores Hidalgo

$2934 - $9228

Fly Chicago Midway to Morelia, bus  •  12h 55m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Morelia (MLM) MDW - MLM
  2. Take the bus from Morelia to San Miguel de Allende

$6799 - $16708

Bus  •  45h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Dallas, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Dallas to Santiago de Querétaro
  3. Take the bus from Querétaro to Dolores Hidalgo

$4674 - $8054

Train, bus  •  2 days 0h

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Dallas Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Dallas to Santiago de Querétaro
  3. Take the bus from Querétaro to Dolores Hidalgo

$4668 - $8126

Drive  •  31h 53m

  1. Drive from Chicago to El Contador 3041.1 km

$5500 - $8000

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to El Contador is to fly and shuttle which costs $95 - $240 and takes 10h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to El Contador is to fly and shuttle which costs $340 - $900 and takes 10h 11m.

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The distance between Chicago and El Contador is 2604 km. The road distance is 3041.1 km.

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The best way to get from Chicago to El Contador without a car is to bus which takes 45h 57m and costs $210 - $380.

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It takes approximately 10h 31m to get from Chicago to El Contador, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Queretaro Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 19m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to El Contador is 3041 km. It takes approximately 31h 53m to drive from Chicago to El Contador.

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Aeroméxico, Viva Aerobus, Volaris and two other airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Queretaro Airport.

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There are 14+ hotels available in El Contador. Prices start at $2000 MXN per night.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Chicago O'Hare Airport is to subway which takes 43 min and costs $2 - $5.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to El Contador.
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  • Distance: 2604.4 km
  • Duration: 10h 31m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and El Contador, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Chicago to El Contador via Dallas, Tx, Dallas, Santiago de Querétaro, Querétaro, and Dolores Hidalgo in around 45h 57m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Queretaro via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2100 - $9500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Leon/Guanajuato via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3400 - $16000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Leon/Guanajuato via Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3600 - $16000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Leon/Guanajuato via Champaign, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3500 - $16000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Leon/Guanajuato via Little Rock, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3500 - $16000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Leon/Guanajuato via Will Rogers World, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3500 - $16000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to San Luis Potosi via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2900 - $13000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to San Luis Potosi via Memphis, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3000 - $14000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to San Luis Potosi via Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3000 - $14000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to San Luis Potosi via Champaign, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2900 - $14000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to San Luis Potosi via Little Rock, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 46m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3000 - $14000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to San Luis Potosi via St. Louis, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$2900 - $14000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to San Luis Potosi via Will Rogers World, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3000 - $14000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to San Luis Potosi via Indianapolis, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3000 - $14000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Mexico City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$4200 - $18000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Queretaro via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2400 - $10000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Leon/Guanajuato via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$4000 - $17000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to San Luis Potosi via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3400 - $14000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to San Luis Potosi via Atlanta, Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 23m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3800 - $16000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to San Luis Potosi via St. Louis, Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3400 - $14000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$4400 - $18000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Mexico City via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$4400 - $18000
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Queretaro via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2000 - $9000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Leon/Guanajuato via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3500 - $15000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Leon/Guanajuato via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3700 - $16000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to San Luis Potosi via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3100 - $13000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$4100 - $20000
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Queretaro
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$2000 - $5500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Queretaro via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2200 - $6000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Leon/Guanajuato via Cancun
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$4000 - $8000
Flights from Chicago Midway to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$6500 - $18000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2900 - $17000
Flights from Chicago Midway to Morelia
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$5500 - $15000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Queretaro via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2000 - $9000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Leon/Guanajuato via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3500 - $15000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Leon/Guanajuato via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3700 - $16000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to San Luis Potosi via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3100 - $13000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$4100 - $20000
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2700 - $16000
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Queretaro via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$1200 - $4100
Train operators
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
Train from Chicago Union Station to Dallas Union Station
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2100 - $3100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$2100 - $3100
Premium
$7000 - $10000
Flexi Coach Seat
$4300 - $6500
Business Seat
$4600 - $6500
Bus operators
BajioGo
Phone
+52 415 152 1999
Email
info@bajiogo.com
Website
bajiogo.com
Shuttle from Queretaro Airport to San Miguel de Allende
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$480
Schedules at
bajiogo.com
Shuttle from Leon/Guanajuato Airport to San Miguel de Allende
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$480
Schedules at
bajiogo.com
Estrella Blanca
Phone
800 507 5500
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from San Luis Potosí to San Luis de la Paz
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $280
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Economic
$170 - $270
Select
$190 - $280
Pegasso
Website
pegasso.mx
Bus from Mexico Norte to Querétaro
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$180 - $280
Schedules at
pegasso.mx
Internet Discount
$180 - $280
Regular Price
$210 - $310
Bus from Querétaro to Dolores Hidalgo
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
pegasso.mx
Internet Discount
$100 - $160
Regular Price
$110 - $170
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from México Norte to Querétaro
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$320 - $550
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Purchase in advance
$320 - $470
Regular
$360 - $550
Primera Plus
Phone
+52 477 710 0060
Website
wl.primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from México Central del Norte to Queretaro
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$310 - $430
Schedules at
wl.primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Morelia to San Miguel de Allende
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$300 - $410
Schedules at
wl.primeraplus.com.mx
Coordinados
Website
servicioscoordinados.com.mx
Bus from México Central Norte to Querétaro
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$265
Schedules at
servicioscoordinados.com.mx
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: +1 800 733 7330 and México: +52 81 8151 5253
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from México Central Norte to Querétaro
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$300 - $600
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$400 - $600
Primera
$400 - $550
Bus from Dallas to Santiago de Querétaro
Ave. Duration
22h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2100 - $4600
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$2100 - $4600
Primera
$3000 - $4300
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Mexico to Querétaro
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$280 - $400
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
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, Il to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2100 - $3000
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$2100 - $3000
Flexible
$3200 - $4500

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