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Fly to Saginaw  •  2h 51m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Saginaw (MBS) ORD - MBS

$232 - $397

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Flint Amtrak Station Blue Water
  2. Take the bus from Flint, MI to Saginaw, MI 1485

$71 - $95

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Fly to Flint, taxi  •  3h 44m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Flint (FNT) ORD - FNT
  2. Take a taxi from Flint to Freeland

$252 - $525

Fly to Lansing, drive  •  4h 19m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Lansing (LAN) ORD - LAN
  2. Drive from Lansing to Freeland

$140 - $398

Train, Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails  •  8h 3m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to East Lansing Amtrak Station Blue Water
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from East Lansing to Saginaw Amtrak Station

Bus, Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails  •  9h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to Battle Creek "Greyhound"
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Battle Creek to Saginaw Amtrak Station

Drive  •  5h 15m

  1. Drive from Chicago to Freeland 304.1 miles

$29 - $45

Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Saginaw (MBS) flights

The flight time between Chicago O'Hare (ORD) and Saginaw (MBS) is around 1h 49m and covers a distance of around 223 miles. The fastest flight normally takes 1h 5m. Services are operated by United Airlines and Delta. Typically 21 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
1h 49m
Fastest flight journey time:
1h 5m
Flight distance:
223 miles
Flights per week:
21
Cheapest price:
$77
Carbon emissions:
117 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
05:35
Last flight departs at:
18:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Saginaw (MBS) flight schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Freeland is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Freeland is to fly which costs $230 - $400 and takes 2h 51m.

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The distance between Chicago and Freeland is 213 miles. The road distance is 304.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Freeland without a car is to train and bus which takes 7h 8m and costs $70 - $95.

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It takes approximately 2h 51m to get from Chicago to Freeland, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Freeland is to fly which takes 2h 51m and costs $230 - $400. Alternatively, you can bus and Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails, which costs and takes 9h 18m.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Saginaw Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Freeland is 1h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 3:12 PM in Chicago and 4:12 PM in Freeland.

Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Freeland is 304 miles. It takes approximately 5h 15m to drive from Chicago to Freeland.

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United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Saginaw Airport.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to Freeland.
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  • Distance: 212.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 51m

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

United Airlines and Delta fly from Chicago to Freeland 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago to Freeland via Battle Creek and Saginaw Amtrak Station in around 9h 18m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Saginaw
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $490
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Flint
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $370
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lansing
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $380
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Flint
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lansing
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $380
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Saginaw via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
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 Flint Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$70 - $110
Train from Chicago Union Station to East Lansing Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Seat
$60 - $90
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Flint, MI to Saginaw, MI
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
indiantrails.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Flint to Saginaw Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Bus from East Lansing to Saginaw Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Bus from Battle Creek to Saginaw Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
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 Battle Creek
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $65
Other operators
Taxi from Flint to Freeland
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Hey Taxi!
Phone
+1 810-629-7080
Website
heytaxi.us
Aztec Taxi
Phone
+1 810-449-9740

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