There are 3 ways to get from Chicago to Elkhorn by train, taxi, bus 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

Train, taxi  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago OTC to Harvard Up-Nw
  2. Take a taxi from Harvard to Elkhorn

$58 - $73

2 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - Amtrak to Janesville, WI
  2. Take a taxi from Janesville, WI to Elkhorn

$157 - $187

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Elkhorn 89.2 miles

$8 - $13

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Elkhorn, WI, USA?

There is no direct connection from Chicago to Elkhorn. However, you can take the train to Harvard then take the taxi to Elkhorn. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Janesville, WI then take the taxi to Elkhorn.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago OTC to Harvard
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Vangalder Bus
Phone
+1 608-752-5407
Email
vangalder@coachusa.com
Bus from Chicago, IL - Amtrak to Janesville, WI
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com
Other operators
Taxi from Harvard to Elkhorn
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Chicago to Elkhorn?

The distance between Chicago and Elkhorn is 116 km. The road distance is 143 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Chicago to Elkhorn?

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Elkhorn is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 41 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Chicago to Elkhorn?

The quickest way to get from Chicago to Elkhorn is to drive which takes 1 h 41 min and costs $8 - $13.

How long does it take to get from Chicago to Elkhorn?

It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Chicago to Elkhorn, including transfers.