There are 4 ways to get from Chicago to Jackson by plane, train, shuttle, 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  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Jackson (JAC) ORD - JAC

$322 - $1,360

Cheapest option

Bus, train, shuttle  •  41 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Lincoln, NE
  2. Take the train from Lincoln Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Salt Lake City Intermodal Hub to Maverick, Jackson, WY

$275 - $535

2 alternative options

Train, shuttle  •  40 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak California Zephyr
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Salt Lake City Intermodal Hub to Maverick, Jackson, WY Mountain States Express North

$279 - $671

Drive  •  21 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Jackson 1398.7 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Jackson is to drive which costs $130 - $200 and takes 21 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Jackson is to fly which costs $320 - $1,400 and takes 4 h 56 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Jackson is 1183 miles. The road distance is 1398.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to get from Chicago to Jackson, including transfers.

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

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Chicago to Jackson hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Jackson
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Jackson via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Jackson
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Jackson via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Jackson via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Jackson via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$360 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$430 - $600
Room
$750 - $1,100
Train from Lincoln Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
23 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$290 - $400
Room
$550 - $750
Bus operators
Alltrans
Website
jacksonholealltrans.com
Shuttle from Salt Lake City Intermodal Hub to Maverick, Jackson, WY
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
jacksonholealltrans.com
Windstar
Phone
+1 888-494-6378
Email
sara@gowindstar.com
Website
gowindstar.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Lincoln, NE
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
gowindstar.com

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