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There are 4 ways to get from Chicago to Jasper National Park by plane, bus or train

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 Calgary, bus  •  13 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Calgary (YYC) ORD - YYC
  2. Take the bus from Calgary International Airport, AB to Banff, AB
  3. Take the bus from Banff, AB to Jasper, AB

$342 - $675

3 alternative options

Fly to Kamloops, bus  •  18 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Kamloops (YKA) ORD - YKA
  2. Take the bus from Kamloops, BC to Lake Louise, AB
  3. Take the bus from Lake Louise, AB to Jasper, AB

$412 - $1,620

Train  •  2 days 20 h

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Everett Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Everett Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station
  3. Take the train from Vancouver to Jasper

$398 - $1,059

Bus, train  •  3 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Toronto - Royal York Hotel 5500 / ...
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Jasper VIA Rail

$397 - $712

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Jasper National Park is to fly and bus which costs $340 - $700 and takes 13 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Jasper National Park is to fly and bus which costs $340 - $700 and takes 13 h 24 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Jasper National Park is 1599 miles.

The best way to get from Chicago to Jasper National Park without a car is to train which takes 2 days 20 h and costs $390 - $1,100.

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It takes approximately 13 h 24 min to get from Chicago to Jasper National Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Calgary Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 40 min.

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American Airlines, Delta, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and two other airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Calgary Airport.

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There are 41+ hotels available in Jasper National Park. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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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 Jasper National Park.
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  • Distance: 1598.6 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 24 min

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Jasper National Park, AB, Canada?

You can take a train from Chicago to Jasper National Park via Everett Amtrak, Vancouver Pacific Central Station, Vancouver, and Jasper in around 2 days 20 h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kamloops via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kamloops via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kamloops via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kamloops via Toronto, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
10 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $2,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kamloops via Toronto, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $2,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
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
Ave. Duration
44 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$260 - $390
Flexi Coach Seat
$470 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Train from Everett Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$160 - $240
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Vancouver to Jasper
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$80 - $100
Economy
$100 - $150
EconomyPlus
$130 - $190
Business
$180 - $250
Train from Toronto to Jasper
Ave. Duration
2 days 20 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$350 - $600
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$310 - $320
Economy
$350 - $480
EconomyPlus
$410 - $600
Business
$650 - $900
Bus operators
Brewster Express
Phone
1-866-606-6700
Website
banffjaspercollection.com
Bus from Calgary International Airport, AB to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Book at
bookings.banffjaspercollection.com
Bus from Banff, AB to Jasper, AB
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Book at
bookings.banffjaspercollection.com
Bus from Lake Louise, AB to Jasper, AB
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Book at
bookings.banffjaspercollection.com
Rider Express
Phone
1-833-583-3636
Email
contact@riderexpress.ca
Bus from Kamloops, BC to Lake Louise, AB
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
riderexpress.ca
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Chicago, IL to Toronto - Royal York Hotel
Ave. Duration
12 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$75 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130

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