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There are 7 ways to get from Chicago to Ironwood Island by plane, bus, train or night bus

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 to Ironwood, travel  •  4h 19m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Ironwood (IWD) ORD - IWD
  2. Travel from Ironwood to Ironwood Island

6 alternative options

Fly to Hancock, travel  •  6h 20m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Hancock (CMX) ORD - CMX
  2. Travel from Hancock to Ironwood Island

Fly to Duluth, bus, travel  •  8h 29m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Duluth (DLH) ORD - DLH
  2. Take the bus from Duluth, MN to Ashland, WI
  3. Travel from Ashland, WI to Ironwood Island

Train, Amtrak Thruway, night bus, travel  •  13h 1m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Milwaukee to Escanaba, MI
  3. Take the night bus from Escanaba, MI to Wakefield
  4. Travel from Wakefield to Ironwood Island

Train, bus, travel  •  15h 4m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis
  2. Take the bus from St Paul, Mn to Duluth Transportation Center West
  3. Take the bus from Duluth, MN to Ashland, WI
  4. Travel from Ashland, WI to Ironwood Island

Bus, travel  •  15h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to St Paul, MN
  2. Take the bus from St Paul, Mn to Duluth Transportation Center West
  3. Take the bus from Duluth, MN to Ashland, WI
  4. Travel from Ashland, WI to Ironwood Island

Night bus, Amtrak Thruway, travel  •  14h 33m

  1. Take the night bus from Chicago Amtrak to Milwaukee
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Milwaukee to Escanaba, MI
  3. Take the night bus from Escanaba, MI to Ironwood, MI
  4. Travel from Ironwood, MI to Ironwood Island

Questions & Answers

The distance between Chicago and Ironwood Island is 386 miles.

The best way to get from Chicago to Ironwood Island without a car is to train and Amtrak Thruway and night bus and travel which takes 13h 1m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 19m to get from Chicago to Ironwood Island, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Ironwood Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Key Lime offers flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Ironwood Airport.

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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 $1 - $5.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to Ironwood Island.
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  • Distance: 385.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 19m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Ironwood Island, WI, USA?

There is no direct connection from Chicago to Ironwood Island. However, you can take the subway to O'Hare, take the walk to Chicago O'Hare airport, fly to Ironwood, then take the travel to Ironwood Island. Alternatively, you can take the subway to O'Hare, take the walk to Chicago O'Hare airport, fly to Hancock, then take the travel to Ironwood Island.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hancock
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $330
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Duluth
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Duluth via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Key Lime
Website
keylimeair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Ironwood
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$14 - $230
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 48m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$230 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Duluth, MN to Ashland, WI
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Night bus from Escanaba, MI to Wakefield
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Night bus from Escanaba, MI to Ironwood, MI
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Milwaukee to Escanaba, MI
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Bus from St Paul, Mn to Duluth Transportation Center West
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to St Paul, MN
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Book at
megabus.com
One way - 1 traveller
$60 - $70
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Chicago Amtrak to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $23
Flexible
$30 - $50

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