There are 7 ways to get from Chicago to Fallingwater by plane, car, train, taxi or bus

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 Clarksburg, drive  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Clarksburg (CKB) ORD - CKB
  2. Drive from Clarksburg to Fallingwater

$149 - $717

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Train  •  11 h 47 min

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

$146 - $300

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Fly Chicago Midway to Pittsburgh, train  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Pittsburgh (PIT) MDW - PIT
  2. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Connellsville Amtrak

$234 - $457

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Pittsburgh, train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Pittsburgh (PIT) ORD - PIT
  2. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Connellsville Amtrak

$214 - $538

Fly Chicago Midway to Morgantown, taxi  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Morgantown (MGW) MDW - MGW
  2. Take a taxi from Morgantown to Fallingwater

$312 - $894

Bus, taxi  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Cleveland, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa
  3. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Greensburg
  4. Take a taxi from Greensburg to Fallingwater

$199 - $326

Drive  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Fallingwater 521.9 miles

$50 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Fallingwater is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 8 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Fallingwater is to fly and drive which costs $140 - $750 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Fallingwater is 450 miles. The road distance is 521.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Fallingwater without a car is to train which takes 11 h 47 min and costs $140 - $300.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Chicago to Fallingwater, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Clarksburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 26 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Fallingwater is 522 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 42 min to drive from Chicago to Fallingwater.

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United Airlines offers flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Clarksburg Airport.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Fallingwater. Prices start at $72 USD 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 Fallingwater.
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  • Distance: 449.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Fallingwater, PA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago to Fallingwater once daily. Tickets cost $80 - $220 and the journey takes 11 h 19 min.

Airlines
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Morgantown via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Morgantown via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Morgantown via Covington, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Morgantown via Nashville, Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Morgantown via Columbus, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Morgantown via Cleveland, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Morgantown via St. Louis, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Chicago Midway to Morgantown via Atlanta, Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Clarksburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Pittsburgh via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Connellsville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Chicago Union Station to Connellsville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $220
Room
$340 - $470
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, Il to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $95
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Greensburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
Other operators
Taxi from Morgantown to Fallingwater
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190

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