There are 8 ways to get from Chicago to Green Lake by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

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

Train, taxi  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Columbus Amtrak Empire Builder
  2. Take a taxi from Columbus Amtrak to Green Lake

$166 - $251

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - Amtrak to Madison, WI - Dutch Mill P&R
  2. Take the bus from Madison, WI – Dutchmill Park & Ride to Waupun, WI 105 & 106

$110 - $129

6 alternative options

Train, bus, taxi  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Fond Du Lac, Wi
  3. Take a taxi from Fond Du Lac, Wi to Green Lake

$110 - $177

Train, bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Columbus Amtrak Empire Builder
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, WI - Amtrak to Waupun, WI 105 & 106

$111 - $174

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Green Lake 181.2 miles

$17 - $26

Fly to Appleton, taxi  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Appleton (ATW) ORD - ATW
  2. Take a taxi from Appleton to Green Lake

$322 - $735

Fly to Green Bay, taxi, bus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Green Bay (GRB) ORD - GRB
  2. Take a taxi from Green Bay to Green Bay, Wi
  3. Take the bus from Green Bay, Wi to Oshkosh
  4. Take a taxi from Oshkosh to Green Lake

$221 - $417

Fly to Milwaukee, bus, taxi  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Milwaukee (MKE) ORD - MKE
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Fond Du Lac, Wi
  3. Take a taxi from Fond Du Lac, Wi to Green Lake

$196 - $509

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Green Lake, WI, USA?

You can take a bus from Chicago to Green Lake via Madison, WI - Dutch Mill P&R, Madison, WI – Dutchmill Park & Ride, and Waupun, WI in around 5 h 54 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Appleton
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Green Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $490
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Appleton
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Green Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Columbus Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Fond Du Lac, Wi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
Bus from Green Bay, Wi to Oshkosh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Lamers Bus Lines
Phone
+1 800-236-1240
Website
golamers.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI to Fond Du Lac, WI
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Bus from Columbus, WI - Amtrak to Waupun, WI
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Bus from Madison, WI – Dutchmill Park & Ride to Waupun, WI
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Vangalder Bus
Phone
+1 608-752-5407
Email
vangalder@coachusa.com
Bus from Chicago, IL - Amtrak to Madison, WI - Dutch Mill P&R
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com
Other operators
Taxi from Columbus Amtrak to Green Lake
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Chicago to Green Lake?

The distance between Chicago and Green Lake is 244 km. The road distance is 290 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Chicago to Green Lake?

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Green Lake is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 17 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Chicago to Green Lake?

The quickest way to get from Chicago to Green Lake is to drive which takes 3 h 17 min and costs $17 - $26.

How long does it take to get from Chicago to Green Lake?

It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Chicago to Green Lake, including transfers.