There are 7 ways to get from Chicago to Frankenmuth by plane, train, 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

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Flint  •  3 h 16 min

  1. ORD - FNT

$157 - $495

Cheapest option

Bus  •  34 h 25 min

  1. 1482

$75 - $95

5 alternative options

Fly Chicago Midway to Flint  •  2 h 57 min

  1. MDW - FNT

$177 - $384

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Saginaw  •  3 h 30 min

  1. ORD - MBS

$152 - $375

Train  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Blue Water

$128 - $219

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  10 h 2 min

  1. 5530
  2. 8150

Drive  •  4 h 54 min

  1. 293 miles

$28 - $45

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Frankenmuth, MI, USA?

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Chicago to Frankenmuth every 4 hours. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Chicago to Frankenmuth once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 4 h 50 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Flint
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Flint
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Flint
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Saginaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Flint Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Battle Creek, Mi
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Saginaw, MI
Ave. Duration
34 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chicago and Frankenmuth is 357 km. The road distance is 469 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Frankenmuth is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4 h 54 min.

The quickest way to get from Chicago to Frankenmuth is to fly which takes 2 h 57 min and costs $170 - $390.

It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Chicago to Frankenmuth, including transfers.