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There are 7 ways to get from Chicago to Jackson Hole by plane, bus, train or car ferry

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Cordova, travel  •  12h 26m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Cordova (CDV) ORD - CDV
  2. Travel from Cordova to Jackson Hole

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Anchorage, bus, travel  •  12h 52m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Anchorage (ANC) ORD - ANC
  2. Take the bus from Anchorage, AK - Airport to Whittier Cruise Terminal - Alaska
  3. Travel from Whittier Cruise Terminal - Alaska to Jackson Hole

Fly Chicago Midway to Anchorage, bus, travel  •  14h 15m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Anchorage (ANC) MDW - ANC
  2. Take the bus from Anchorage, AK - Airport to Whittier Cruise Terminal - Alaska
  3. Travel from Whittier Cruise Terminal - Alaska to Jackson Hole

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Valdez, travel  •  12h 37m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Valdez (VDZ) ORD - VDZ
  2. Travel from Valdez to Jackson Hole

Fly Chicago Midway to Valdez, travel  •  15h 44m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Valdez (VDZ) MDW - VDZ
  2. Travel from Valdez to Jackson Hole

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Kenai, travel  •  14h 38m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Kenai (ENA) ORD - ENA
  2. Travel from Kenai to Jackson Hole

Train, car ferry, travel  •  6 days 13h

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Everett Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Everett Amtrak Station to Bellingham Amtrak Station
  3. Take the car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Whittier
  4. Travel from Whittier to Jackson Hole

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Jackson Hole is 800-232-4636.

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The social distance requirement in Jackson Hole is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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The distance between Chicago and Jackson Hole is 2777 miles.

The best way to get from Chicago to Jackson Hole without a car is to train and car ferry and travel which takes 6 days 13h and costs .

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It takes approximately 12h 26m to get from Chicago to Jackson Hole, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Cordova Airport. The quickest flight takes 8h 39m and has one stopover.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc. offers flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Cordova 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 $2 - $5.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to Jackson Hole.
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  • Distance: 2776.6 miles
  • Duration: 12h 26m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Jackson Hole, AK, USA?

There is no direct connection from Chicago to Jackson Hole. However, you can take the subway to O'Hare, take the walk to Chicago O'Hare airport, fly to Cordova, then take the travel to Jackson Hole. Alternatively, you can take the subway to O'Hare, take the walk to Chicago O'Hare airport, fly to Anchorage, take the walk to Anchorage, AK - Airport, take the bus to Whittier Cruise Terminal - Alaska, then take the travel to Jackson Hole.

Airlines
Ravn
Website
ravnalaska.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Valdez via Anchorage
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Valdez via Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Valdez via Denver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Valdez via Salt Lake City, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
15h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Valdez via Vancouver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Chicago Midway to Valdez via Minneapolis, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Valdez via Denver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Chicago Midway to Valdez via Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Chicago Midway to Valdez via Detroit, Minneapolis, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
21h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Valdez via Atlanta, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$750 - $950
Flights from Chicago Midway to Valdez via Salt Lake City, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kenai via Anchorage
Ave. Duration
8h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kenai via Minneapolis, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$430 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kenai via Denver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kenai via Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kenai via Salt Lake City, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kenai via Fairbanks, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kenai via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
12h 54m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kenai via Newark, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kenai via Houston, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
13h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kenai via Atlanta, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
13h 19m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kenai via Detroit, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$490 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Anchorage via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $490
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Anchorage via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Anchorage via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $650
Flights from Chicago Midway to Anchorage via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$700 - $850
Flights from Chicago Midway to Anchorage via Detroit
Ave. Duration
12h 22m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Anchorage via Minneapolis, Seattle
Ave. Duration
14h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $700
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cordova via Anchorage
Ave. Duration
12h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
6h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $440
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
9h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $440
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
6h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Anchorage via Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Anchorage via Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
9h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Anchorage via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
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 Everett Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
44h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$190 - $280
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Premium
$500 - $700
Flexi Coach Seat
$410 - $600
Business Seat
$440 - $650
Train from Everett Amtrak Station to Bellingham Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $35
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Park Connection Motor Coach
Website
alaskacoach.com
Bus from Anchorage, AK - Airport to Whittier Cruise Terminal - Alaska
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
alaskacoach.com
Ferry operators
Alaska DOT
Phone
+1 800-642-0066
Website
dot.state.ak.us
Car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Whittier
Ave. Duration
4 days 12h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$550 - $900
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Book at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$550 - $800
Vehicle
$1,900 - $2,800

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