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There are 7 ways to get from Chicago to Guadalajara by plane, 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.

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Guadalajara  •  9h 40m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Guadalajara (GDL) ORD - GDL

$156 - $571

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Fly Chicago Midway to Guadalajara  •  9h 37m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Guadalajara (GDL) MDW - GDL

$186 - $670

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Leon/Guanajuato, bus  •  12h 40m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) ORD - BJX
  2. Take the bus from León to Guadalajara

$273 - $854

Fly Chicago Midway to Leon/Guanajuato, bus  •  12h 21m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) MDW - BJX
  2. Take the bus from León to Guadalajara

$263 - $853

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Puerto Vallarta, bus  •  13h 17m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) ORD - PVR
  2. Take the bus from Riviera Nayarit to Zapopan

$175 - $274

Bus  •  45h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Dallas, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Laredo, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Nuevo Laredo to Guadalajara

$201 - $466

Drive  •  34h 11m

  1. Drive from Chicago to Guadalajara 2040.4 miles

$270 - $400

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Guadalajara is to fly and bus which costs $170 - $280 and takes 13h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Guadalajara is to fly which costs $180 - $700 and takes 9h 37m.

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The distance between Chicago and Guadalajara is 1740 miles. The road distance is 2040.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 9h 40m to get from Chicago to Guadalajara, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Guadalajara is to fly which takes 9h 40m and costs $150 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $200 - $470 and takes 45h 1m.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Guadalajara Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 35m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Guadalajara is 2040 miles. It takes approximately 34h 11m to drive from Chicago to Guadalajara.

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Delta, Volaris, American Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Guadalajara Airport.

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There are 427+ hotels available in Guadalajara. Prices start at $21 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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Map of how to get from Chicago to Guadalajara.
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  • Distance: 1739.7 miles
  • Duration: 9h 40m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Guadalajara, Mexico?

Aeroméxico, Interjet and five other airlines fly from Chicago to Guadalajara hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago to Guadalajara via Dallas, Tx, Laredo, Tx, Nuevo Laredo, Guadalajara, and San Pedrito in around 45h 1m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Guadalajara via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Leon/Guanajuato via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Puerto Vallarta via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Guadalajara via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Leon/Guanajuato via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Puerto Vallarta via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Puerto Vallarta via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,800
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Guadalajara via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 8m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago Midway to Guadalajara via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago Midway to Guadalajara via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 16m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Leon/Guanajuato via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago Midway to Leon/Guanajuato via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago Midway to Leon/Guanajuato via Detroit
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Guadalajara via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 8m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago Midway to Guadalajara via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Leon/Guanajuato via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago Midway to Leon/Guanajuato via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago Midway to Leon/Guanajuato via Detroit
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Puerto Vallarta via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $2,100
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Leon/Guanajuato via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7h 13m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Chicago Midway to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Bus operators
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from León to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from León to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$19 - $29
Full Fare
$18 - $25
Regular Price
$26
Internet Discount
$22
Bus from Riviera Nayarit to Zapopan
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$24 - $35
Full Fare
$25 - $35
Bus from Nuevo Laredo to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$60 - $90
Full Fare
$80 - $120
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 Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$90 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $240
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Laredo, Tx
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110

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