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There are 7 ways to get from Chicago to Grand-Canyon by plane, bus, shuttle, train or car

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Flagstaff, bus  •  10h 46m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Flagstaff (FLG) ORD - FLG
  2. Take the bus from Flagstaff Pulliam Airport to Grand Canyon

$232 - $905

Cheapest option

Bus  •  47h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Phoenix, Az
  2. Take the bus from Phoenix Airport to Flagstaff
  3. Take the bus from Flagstaff, AZ to Grand Canyon

$214 - $512

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Las Vegas, shuttle  •  13h 5m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Las Vegas (LAS) ORD - LAS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Las Vegas @ Circus Circus to Grand Canyon National Park Visitor Center

Fly Chicago Midway to Las Vegas, shuttle  •  12h 56m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Las Vegas (LAS) MDW - LAS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Las Vegas @ Circus Circus to Grand Canyon National Park Visitor Center

Fly Chicago Midway to Flagstaff, bus  •  10h 2m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Flagstaff (FLG) MDW - FLG
  2. Take the bus from Flagstaff Pulliam Airport to Grand Canyon

$472 - $1,954

Train, bus  •  34h 54m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Flagstaff Amtrak Station Southwest Chief
  2. Take the bus from Flagstaff, AZ to Grand Canyon

$243 - $678

Drive  •  27h 24m

  1. Drive from Chicago to Grand-Canyon 1754.7 miles

$170 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Grand-Canyon is to drive which costs $170 - $250 and takes 27h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Grand-Canyon is to fly and bus which costs $470 - $2,000 and takes 10h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Grand-Canyon. However, there are services departing from Chicago, Il and arriving at Grand Canyon via Phoenix, Az, Phoenix Airport and Flagstaff, AZ. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47h 17m.

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The distance between Chicago and Grand-Canyon is 1379 miles. The road distance is 1754.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Grand-Canyon without a car is to train and bus which takes 34h 54m and costs $240 - $700.

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It takes approximately 10h 46m to get from Chicago to Grand-Canyon, including transfers.

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Chicago to Grand-Canyon bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Chicago, Il station.

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There is no direct flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Flagstaff Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 7m and has one stopover.

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Chicago to Grand-Canyon bus services, operated by Arizona Shuttle, arrive at Grand Canyon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Grand-Canyon is 1755 miles. It takes approximately 27h 24m to drive from Chicago to Grand-Canyon.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to Grand-Canyon.
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  • Distance: 1379.2 miles
  • Duration: 10h 46m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Grand-Canyon, AZ, USA?

You can take a bus from Chicago to Grand-Canyon via Phoenix, Az, Phoenix 44 St Transit Ctr, Az, Phoenix Airport, Flagstaff, Flagstaff, AZ, and Grand Canyon in around 47h 17m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Flagstaff via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Flagstaff via Austin, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8h 46m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Flagstaff via Des Moines, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Flagstaff via Denver, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Flagstaff via Milwaukee, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Flagstaff via Tucson, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Flagstaff via San Antonio, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9h 46m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Flagstaff via El Paso, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9h 46m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Flagstaff via St. Louis, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Las Vegas via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago Midway to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Flagstaff via Kansas City, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 29m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Flagstaff via St. Louis, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Flagstaff via Las Vegas, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,000
Flights from Chicago Midway to Flagstaff via Minneapolis, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Flagstaff via Houston Hobby Apt, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9h 4m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,100
Flights from Chicago Midway to Flagstaff via Denver, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9h 7m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Flagstaff via Los Angeles, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9h 7m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Las Vegas via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Las Vegas via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Las Vegas via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago Midway to Flagstaff via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,800
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Las Vegas via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
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 Flagstaff Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
31h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Flexi Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$450 - $650
Room
$800 - $1,100
Bus operators
Arizona Shuttle
Phone
+1 (800) 888-2749
Website
arizonashuttle.com
Bus from Flagstaff Pulliam Airport to Grand Canyon
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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Arizona Shuttle
Bus from Flagstaff, AZ to Grand Canyon
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Book at
Arizona Shuttle
GO123 HOPPER
Email
https://www.go123hopper.com/contact/
Website
go123hopper.com
Shuttle from Las Vegas @ Circus Circus to Grand Canyon National Park Visitor Center
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
go123hopper.com
Book at
go123hopper.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, Il to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
38h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$170 - $430
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$170 - $280
Flexible
$330 - $430
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Phoenix Airport to Flagstaff
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $15
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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American Airlines offers flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Flagstaff Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Grand-Canyon. 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 42m and costs $2 - $5.

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