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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Dallas/Ft.Worth, train  •  5h 40m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) ORD - DFW
  2. Take the train from DFW Terminal B Station to Fort Worth T&P Station

$50 - $228

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Fly Chicago Midway to Dallas, train  •  5h 52m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Dallas (DAL) MDW - DAL
  2. Take the train from Victory Station to T&P Station

$112 - $814

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Dallas, train  •  6h 19m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Dallas (DAL) ORD - DAL
  2. Take the train from Victory Station to T&P Station

$162 - $1,114

Train to South Bend, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth, train  •  7h 33m

  1. Take the train from Van Buren St. to South Bend Airport
  2. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) SBN - DFW
  3. Take the train from DFW Terminal B Station to Fort Worth T&P Station

$236 - $568

Train to Milwaukee, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth, train  •  7h 18m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee
  2. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) MKE - DFW
  3. Take the train from DFW Terminal B Station to Fort Worth T&P Station

$183 - $284

Fly Chicago Midway to Dallas/Ft.Worth, train  •  7h 16m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) MDW - DFW
  2. Take the train from DFW Terminal B Station to Fort Worth T&P Station

$86 - $458

Train  •  23h 40m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Fort Worth Texas Eagle

$100 - $150

Bus  •  25h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to Memphis
  2. Take the bus from Memphis, TN to Dallas, Tx - 801 South Riverfront Boulevard
  3. Take the bus from Dallas to Ft Worth

$113 - $172

Drive  •  15h 56m

  1. Drive from Chicago to Fort Worth 957.1 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Fort Worth is to fly and train which costs $110 - $850 and takes 5h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Fort Worth is to fly and train which costs $50 - $230 and takes 5h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Fort Worth. However, there are services departing from Chicago and arriving at Ft Worth via Memphis, TN, Commerce @ Lew Sterrett Crosswalk - E - Ns and Dallas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25h 33m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago Union Station station and arriving at Fort Worth. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23h 40m.

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The distance between Chicago and Fort Worth is 830 miles. The road distance is 957.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Fort Worth without a car is to train which takes 23h 40m and costs $100 - $150.

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It takes approximately 5h 40m to get from Chicago to Fort Worth, including transfers.

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Chicago to Fort Worth bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Chicago station.

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Chicago to Fort Worth train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Chicago Union Station.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Fort Worth is to train which takes 23h 40m and costs $100 - $150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $110 - $180 and takes 25h 33m.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to Fort Worth.
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  • Distance: 830.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 40m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Fort Worth, TX, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Union Station to Fort Worth once daily. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 23h 40m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago to Fort Worth via Memphis, Memphis, TN, Dallas, Tx - 801 South Riverfront Boulevard, Commerce @ Lew Sterrett Crosswalk - E - Ns, Commerce @ Austin - E - Ns, and Dallas in around 25h 33m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Columbia
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from South Bend to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $650
Flights from South Bend to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $650
Flights from Milwaukee to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Milwaukee to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Dallas
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$204
Flights from Chicago Midway to Dallas via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$204
Flights from Chicago Midway to Dallas via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$204
Flights from Chicago Midway to Dallas via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$204
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Dallas
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Dallas via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from South Bend to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Milwaukee to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Milwaukee to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Dallas via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from South Bend to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Milwaukee to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Milwaukee to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Flights from Chicago Midway to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Chicago Midway to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Chicago Midway to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Train operators
Trinity Metro
Phone
+1 817-215-8600
Website
ridetrinitymetro.org
Train from DFW Terminal B Station to Fort Worth T&P Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ridetrinitymetro.org
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Phone
214-979-1111
Website
dart.org
Train from Victory Station to T&P Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
mysouthshoreline.com
Train from Van Buren St. to South Bend Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Schedules at
mysouthshoreline.com
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 Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Chicago Union Station to Fort Worth
Ave. Duration
23h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $310
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 to Memphis
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Dallas to Ft Worth
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $16
Flexible
$27 - $40
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Memphis, TN to Dallas, Tx - 801 South Riverfront Boulevard
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Book at
megabus.com

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 13m.

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Chicago to Fort Worth bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Ft Worth station.

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Chicago to Fort Worth train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Fort Worth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Fort Worth is 957 miles. It takes approximately 15h 56m to drive from Chicago to Fort Worth.

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Spirit Airlines, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport.

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There are 221+ hotels available in Fort Worth. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Chicago O'Hare Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs $2 - $5.

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