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

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Edmonton, bus  •  15h 7m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Edmonton (YEG) ORD - YEG
  2. Take the bus from Edmonton Airport to Edson, AB - Best Western High Road Inn
  3. Take the bus from Edson, AB to Hinton, AB

$278 - $731

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Fly Chicago Midway to Edmonton, bus  •  15h 29m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Edmonton (YEG) MDW - YEG
  2. Take the bus from Edmonton Airport to Edson, AB - Best Western High Road Inn
  3. Take the bus from Edson, AB to Hinton, AB

$198 - $731

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Calgary, shuttle, bus, train  •  15h 41m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Calgary (YYC) ORD - YYC
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Calgary Airport to Banff, AB
  3. Take the bus from Banff, AB to Jasper, AB
  4. Take the train from Jasper to Hinton

$808 - $1,066

Fly Chicago Midway to Calgary, shuttle, bus, train  •  17h 11m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Calgary (YYC) MDW - YYC
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Calgary Airport to Banff, AB
  3. Take the bus from Banff, AB to Jasper, AB
  4. Take the train from Jasper to Hinton

$1,008 - $1,266

Train  •  2 days 23h

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Everett Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Everett Amtrak Station to Vancouver
  3. Take the train from Vancouver to Hinton

$441 - $806

Train, bus  •  3 days 9h

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Buffalo Depew Station
  2. Take the train from Buffalo to Toronto Union Station
  3. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Edmonton
  4. Take the bus from Edmonton, AB - Cold Shot Passenger Terminal to Hinton, AB

$660 - $1,693

Drive  •  31h 33m

  1. Drive from Chicago to Hinton 3013.2 km

$310 - $460

Chicago to Hinton by train

The train journey time between Chicago and Hinton is around 4 days 0h and covers a distance of around 4591 km. The fastest train normally takes 4 days 0h. Operated by Amtrak and VIA Rail, the Chicago to Hinton train service departs from Chicago Union Station and arrives in Hinton. Typically only one train runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
4 days 0h
Fastest train time:
4 days 0h
Trains per week:
1
Cheapest price:
$441
Carbon emissions:
242 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
14:15
Last train departs at:
14:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Chicago to Hinton train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Hinton is 1-833-784-4397.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Hinton is to drive which costs $240 - $360 and takes 31h 33m.

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The fastest way to get from Chicago to Hinton is to fly and bus which takes 15h 7m and costs $220 - $600.

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No, there is no direct train from Chicago station to Hinton. However, there are services departing from Chicago Union Station and arriving at Hinton via Everett Amtrak Station and Vancouver. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 23h.

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The distance between Chicago and Hinton is 2556 km. The road distance is 3013.2 km.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Hinton without a car is to train which takes 2 days 23h and costs $350 - $650.

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It takes approximately 15h 7m to get from Chicago to Hinton, including transfers.

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Chicago to Hinton train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Chicago Union Station.

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There is no direct flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Edmonton Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 40m and has one stopover.

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Hinton is 1h behind Chicago. It is currently 10:41 PM in Chicago and 9:41 PM in Hinton.

Chicago to Hinton train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Hinton station.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to Hinton.
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  • Distance: 2556.3 km
  • Duration: 15h 7m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Hinton, AB, Canada?

You can take a train from Chicago to Hinton via Everett Amtrak Station and Vancouver in around 2 days 23h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Edmonton via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Edmonton via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Edmonton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Edmonton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
9h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Edmonton via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Edmonton via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Chicago Midway to Edmonton via Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Edmonton via Minneapolis, Calgary
Ave. Duration
8h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Edmonton via Detroit, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h 48m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago Midway to Edmonton via Minneapolis, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
11h 19m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Edmonton via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $650
Flights from Chicago Midway to Edmonton via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
11h 16m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Chicago Midway to Calgary via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Calgary via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago Midway to Calgary via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Chicago Midway to Calgary via Minneapolis, Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Chicago Midway to Calgary via Minneapolis, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 59m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Edmonton via Atlanta, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago Midway to Edmonton via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Edmonton via Orlando
Ave. Duration
10h 1m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago Midway to Edmonton via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $650
Flights from Chicago Midway to Edmonton via Denver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
8h 3m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago Midway to Edmonton via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
11h 16m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Edmonton via Nashville, Calgary
Ave. Duration
8h 48m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Chicago Midway to Calgary via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Edmonton via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Edmonton via Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Edmonton via Cedar Rapids, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Chicago Midway to Edmonton via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Chicago Midway to Edmonton via Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $550
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Edmonton via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7h 54m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$688
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$688
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Jasper to Hinton
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$20 - $35
Business
$79 - $80
Economy
$45 - $46
EconomyPlus
$45 - $65
Train from Vancouver to Hinton
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$110 - $140
Business
$190 - $270
Economy
$160 - $190
EconomyPlus
$290 - $410
Train from Buffalo to Toronto Union Station
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$30 - $50
Business
$90 - $105
Economy
$59 - $63
EconomyPlus
$75 - $110
Train from Toronto Union Station to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
2 days 13h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$470 - $1,400
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$370 - $430
Business
$490 - $800
Economy
$470 - $600
EconomyPlus
$950 - $1,400
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 Everett Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
44h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$240 - $350
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Premium
$600 - $900
Flexi Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Business Seat
$550 - $800
Train from Everett Amtrak Station to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Business Seat
$55 - $85
Train from Chicago Union Station to Buffalo Depew Station
Ave. Duration
10h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Seat
$150 - $230
Bus operators
Sundog Transportation and Tours
Phone
1-888-786-3641
Email
info@sundogtours.com
Website
sundogtours.com
Bus from Edmonton Airport to Edson, AB - Best Western High Road Inn
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
sundogtours.com
Bus from Banff, AB to Jasper, AB
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
sundogtours.com
Cold Shot
Phone
+1 587-557-7719
Email
support@coldshot.ca
Website
coldshot.ca
Bus from Edson, AB to Hinton, AB
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
coldshot.ca
Bus from Edmonton, AB - Cold Shot Passenger Terminal to Hinton, AB
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
coldshot.ca
Banff Transportation Group
Phone
+1 403 762 0000
Email
INFO@BANFFTRANSPORTATION.COM
Website
banfftransportation.com
Shuttle from Calgary Airport to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$250 - $360
Schedules at
banfftransportation.com
1 Adult Calgary to Banff
$255
1 Adult Calgary to Lake Louise
$360

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Hinton is 3013 km. It takes approximately 31h 33m to drive from Chicago to Hinton.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., United Airlines and Air Canada offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Edmonton Airport.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Hinton. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Chicago O'Hare Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs $2 - $5.

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