There are 7 ways to get from Chicago to Iron Mountain by train, 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.

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Train, bus, drive  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee to Peshtigo
  3. Drive from Peshtigo to Iron Mountain

$59 - $104

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Bus  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Green Bay, Wi
  2. Take the bus from Green Bay, WI - Transit to Escanaba
  3. Take the bus from Escanaba, MI to Iron Mountain, MI

$55 - $103

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Train, Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  12 h

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Escanaba, MI
  3. Take the bus from Escanaba, MI to Iron Mountain, MI

$68 - $138

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  12 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Milwaukee, Wi
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Escanaba, MI
  3. Take the bus from Escanaba, MI to Iron Mountain, MI

$56 - $114

Bus, Amtrak Thruway via Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport  •  13 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Escanaba, MI
  3. Take the bus from Escanaba, MI to Iron Mountain, MI

$63 - $119

Drive  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Iron Mountain 306.8 miles

$30 - $45

Fly, drive  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Marquette (MQT) ORD - MQT
  2. Drive from Marquette to Iron Mountain

$90 - $398

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Iron Mountain. However, there are services departing from Chicago, Il and arriving at Iron Mountain, MI via Green Bay, WI - Transit and Escanaba, MI. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 35 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Iron Mountain is 275 miles. The road distance is 306.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Iron Mountain without a car is to train and Amtrak Thruway and bus which takes 12 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 23 min to get from Chicago to Iron Mountain, including transfers.

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Chicago to Iron Mountain bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Chicago, Il station.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Marquette Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 19 min.

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Chicago to Iron Mountain bus services, operated by Indian Trails, arrive at Iron Mountain, MI station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Iron Mountain is 307 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to drive from Chicago to Iron Mountain.

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American Airlines offers flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Marquette Airport.

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There are seven+ hotels available in Iron Mountain. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 275 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 23 min

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Iron Mountain, MI, USA?

You can take a bus from Chicago to Iron Mountain via Green Bay, Wi, Green Bay, WI - Transit, Escanaba, and Escanaba, MI in around 12 h 35 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Marquette
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station
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 - $220
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Milwaukee to Peshtigo
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Milwaukee to Escanaba
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Escanaba, MI to Iron Mountain, MI
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Green Bay, WI - Transit to Escanaba
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Escanaba, MI
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.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 Green Bay, Wi
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Chicago, Il to Milwaukee, Wi
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Coach USA

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