There are 3 ways to get from Chicago to Galena by bus, car or plane
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Bus • 4 h
$35 - $55
2 alternative options
Drive • 3 h 17 min
$16 - $24
Fly • 3 h 7 min
$232 - $450
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Galena is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3 h 17 min.
The quickest way to get from Chicago to Galena is to fly which costs $230 - $450 and takes 3 h 7 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chicago and arriving at Galena. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h.
The distance between Chicago and Galena is 149 miles. The road distance is 165 miles.
The best way to get from Chicago to Galena without a car is to bus which takes 4 h and costs $35 - $55.
The bus from Chicago to Galena takes 4 h including transfers and departs once daily.
Chicago to Galena bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, depart from Chicago station.
The best way to get from Chicago to Galena is to bus which takes 4 h and costs $35 - $55. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $230 - $450 and takes 3 h 7 min.
The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Dubuque Airport is the direct flight which takes 53 min.
Chicago to Galena bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, arrive at Galena station.
What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Galena, IL, USA?
Burlington Trailways operates a bus from Chicago to Galena once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 4 h. Alternatively, American Airlines flies from Chicago to Galena 3 times a day.
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Dubuque
- Ave. Duration
- 55 min
- Every day
- Estimated price
- $260 - $650
Bus from Chicago to Galena
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More Questions & Answers
Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Galena is 165 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to drive from Chicago to Galena.
American Airlines offers flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Dubuque Airport.
There are 34+ hotels available in Galena. Prices start at $77 USD per night.
The best way to get from Chicago to Chicago O'Hare Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs $2 - $5.