There are 7 ways to get from Chicago to Kent by plane, bus, taxi, train 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.

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Akron  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Akron (CAK) ORD - CAK

$232 - $545

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Bus  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Akron, Oh 1620 / ...

$75 - $153

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Fly Chicago Midway to Cleveland, bus, taxi  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Cleveland (CLE) MDW - CLE
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh
  3. Take a taxi from Akron, Oh to Kent

$168 - $553

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Cleveland, bus, taxi  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Cleveland (CLE) ORD - CLE
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh
  3. Take a taxi from Akron, Oh to Kent

$168 - $564

Train, taxi  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Cleveland Amtrak Capitol Limited / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Cleveland Amtrak to Kent

$158 - $279

Train, bus  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Toledo Amtrak Capitol Limited / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Akron, Oh 4440 / ...

$105 - $211

Drive  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Kent 368.1 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The distance between Chicago and Kent is 330 miles. The road distance is 368.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Kent without a car is to train and taxi which takes 6 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from Chicago to Kent, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Kent is to fly which takes 3 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 7 min.

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

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Kent is 1 h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 6:33 AM in Chicago and 7:33 AM in Kent.

Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Kent is 368 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to drive from Chicago to Kent.

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Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Akron Airport.

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There are 65+ hotels available in Kent. Prices start at $61 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 .

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Map of how to get from Chicago to Kent.
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  • Distance: 330 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 30 min

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Kent, OH, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Chicago to Kent every 4 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Chicago to Kent every 3 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $110 and the journey takes 9 h 50 min. Barons Bus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Akron
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Akron
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Akron via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Chicago Midway to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$260 - $360
Train from Chicago Union Station to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Bus operators
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 Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Akron, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Chicago, Il to Akron, Oh
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Other operators
Taxi from Akron, Oh to Kent
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Tri County Taxi
Phone
+1 330-376-5555
Website
facebook.com
Anytime Taxi
Phone
+1 330-252-7400
Website
anytimetaxiakron.com
Rides 4 Less Taxi
Phone
+1 330-203-0609
Website
taxicabakron.com

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