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There are 9 ways to get from Chicago to Hilton Head Island by plane, taxi, bus, train or car

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Savannah, taxi  •  4h 51m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Savannah (SAV) ORD - SAV
  2. Take a taxi from Savannah to Hilton Head Island

$202 - $685

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Hilton Head  •  5h 3m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Hilton Head (HHH) ORD - HHH

$72 - $375

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Fly Chicago Midway to Savannah, taxi  •  6h 21m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Savannah (SAV) MDW - SAV
  2. Take a taxi from Savannah to Hilton Head Island

$472 - $1,135

Fly Chicago Midway to Hilton Head  •  6h 53m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Hilton Head (HHH) MDW - HHH

$152 - $605

Bus, Savannah 16 via Atlanta  •  19h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to Atlanta - Marta Civic Center Chicago
  2. Take the Savannah 16 from Atlanta Airport, GA to Savannah, GA

$217 - $276

Bus, Savannah 16  •  22h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Atlanta, Ga 1151 / ...
  2. Take the Savannah 16 from Atlanta Airport, GA to Savannah, GA

$243 - $299

Train, bus  •  31h 34m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Toledo Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Beaufort, Sc
  3. Take the bus from Lowes to Hwy 278 302

$116 - $167

Bus  •  32h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Columbus, OH
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Beaufort, Sc
  3. Take the bus from Lowes to Hwy 278 302

$97 - $194

Drive  •  16h 17m

  1. Drive from Chicago to Hilton Head Island 967.5 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Hilton Head Island is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 16h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Hilton Head Island is to fly and taxi which costs $200 - $700 and takes 4h 51m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Hilton Head Island. However, there are services departing from Chicago, IL and arriving at Hwy 278 & King Neptune via Columbus, Oh, Lowes and Hwy 278 & Dilton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 15m.

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The distance between Chicago and Hilton Head Island is 773 miles. The road distance is 967.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Hilton Head Island without a car is to bus and Savannah 16 via Atlanta which takes 19h 42m and costs $210 - $280.

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It takes approximately 4h 51m to get from Chicago to Hilton Head Island, including transfers.

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Chicago to Hilton Head Island bus services, operated by Hoosier Ride, depart from Chicago, IL station.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Hilton Head Island is to fly which takes 5h 3m and costs $70 - $380. Alternatively, you can bus and Savannah 16 via Atlanta, which costs $210 - $280 and takes 19h 42m.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Savannah Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 9m.

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Chicago to Hilton Head Island bus services, operated by Palmetto Breeze Transit, arrive at Hwy 278 station.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to Hilton Head Island.
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  • Distance: 773.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 51m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Hilton Head Island, SC, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Chicago to Hilton Head Island 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago to Hilton Head Island via Atlanta - Marta Civic Center, Civic Center Station, Airport Station, Atlanta Airport, GA, and Savannah, GA in around 19h 42m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Savannah via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hilton Head via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $440
Flights from Chicago Midway to Savannah via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago Midway to Savannah via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago Midway to Savannah via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hilton Head via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hilton Head via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Savannah
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Savannah via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hilton Head
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hilton Head via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hilton Head via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Savannah
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Savannah via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hilton Head
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
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 Toledo Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to Atlanta - Marta Civic Center
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Book at
megabus.com
Savannah16
Phone
+1-404-500-3966
Website
savannah16.com
Bus from Atlanta Airport, GA to Savannah, GA
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
savannah16.com
Book at
savannah16.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 Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $110
Flexible
$110 - $160
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Beaufort, Sc
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $110
Flexible
$110 - $170
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Beaufort, Sc
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $150
Palmetto Breeze Transit
Phone
843-757-5782
Website
palmettobreezetransit.com
Bus from Lowes to Hwy 278
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
palmettobreezetransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from Savannah to Hilton Head Island
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Yellow Cab of Savannah
Phone
+1 912-604-9845
Website
yellowcabsavannah.com
A1 Taxi of Savannah
Phone
+1 912-925-9900
Website
facebook.com

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Hilton Head Island is 1h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 4:06 PM in Chicago and 5:06 PM in Hilton Head Island.

Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Hilton Head Island is 967 miles. It takes approximately 16h 17m to drive from Chicago to Hilton Head Island.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Savannah Airport.

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There are 1337+ hotels available in Hilton Head Island. 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 43 min and costs $2 - $5.

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