There are 8 ways to get from Chicago to Howard University by plane, subway, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Chicago Midway to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Reagan Washington (DCA) MDW - DCA

$105 - $418

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Washington, Dc 1632 / ...

$78 - $193

6 alternative options

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Reagan Washington (DCA) ORD - DCA

$100 - $369

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Washington Dulles (IAD) ORD - IAD

$112 - $386

Fly Chicago Midway to Baltimore, subway  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Baltimore (BWI) MDW - BWI
  2. Take the subway from GREENBELT station to SHAW station

$107 - $416

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Baltimore, subway  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Baltimore (BWI) ORD - BWI
  2. Take the subway from GREENBELT station to SHAW station

$82 - $367

Train  •  17 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Capitol Limited

$112 - $309

Drive  •  11 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Howard University 699.9 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Howard University is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 11 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Howard University is to fly which costs $100 - $420 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Howard University is 597 miles. The road distance is 699.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to get from Chicago to Howard University, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Howard University. However, there are services departing from Chicago, Il and arriving at Florida Ave Nw & Georgia Ave Nw via Massachusetts Ave Ne & Columbus Cir Ne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 37 min.

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What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Howard University, DC, USA?

Southwest Airlines and Delta fly from Chicago to Howard University every 2 hours. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Chicago to Howard University once daily. Tickets cost $100 - $310 and the journey takes 17 h 25 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Reagan Washington via Columbus
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Baltimore via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Baltimore via Columbus
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Baltimore via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Columbus
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Covington
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Rochester
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Baltimore via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Baltimore via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Covington
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Baltimore via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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 Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
18 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$140 - $190

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