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There are 7 ways to get from Chicago to Lehigh Acres by plane, bus, car or train

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Recommended option

Fly from Chicago Midway  •  4h 37m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Ft. Myers (RSW) MDW - RSW

Cheapest option

Bus, drive  •  31h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago IL to West Palm Beach FL
  2. Take the bus from WPB ITC at BAY P to BLG HRS at SR-80 40
  3. Drive from BLG HRS at SR-80 to Lehigh Acres

5 alternative options

Fly from Chicago O'Hare  •  5h 6m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Ft. Myers (RSW) ORD - RSW

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  34h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago Bus Station to Atlanta Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta Bus Station to Orlando
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Orlando, FL to Fort Myers, FL

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  45h 13m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Rockville Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Tampa
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Tampa Union Station to Fort Myers, FL

Train, Amtrak Thruway via Lakeland  •  2 days 3h

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Alexandria
  2. Take the train from Alexandria to Lakeland Amtrak Station
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Lakeland to Fort Myers, FL

Drive  •  21h 31m

  1. Drive from Chicago to Lehigh Acres 1309.2 miles

Chicago Midway (MDW) to Ft. Myers (RSW) flights

69 Weekly Planes
4h 23m Average Duration
$180 Cheapest Price
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Lehigh Acres is to bus and drive which costs $90 - $120 and takes 31h 14m.

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The fastest way to get from Chicago to Lehigh Acres is to fly which takes 4h 37m and costs $160 - $500.

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The distance between Chicago and Lehigh Acres is 1145 miles. The road distance is 1309.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Lehigh Acres without a car is to bus and Amtrak Thruway which takes 34h 38m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 37m to get from Chicago to Lehigh Acres, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Lehigh Acres is to fly which takes 4h 37m and costs $160 - $500. Alternatively, you can bus and Amtrak Thruway, which costs and takes 34h 38m.

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Lehigh Acres is 1h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 9:18 AM in Chicago and 10:18 AM in Lehigh Acres.

Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Lehigh Acres is 1309 miles. It takes approximately 21h 31m to drive from Chicago to Lehigh Acres.

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There are 131+ hotels available in Lehigh Acres. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 1144.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 37m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Lehigh Acres, FL, USA?

Southwest Airlines and Delta fly from Chicago to Lehigh Acres every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago to Lehigh Acres via Atlanta Bus Station, Orlando, Florida Mall Ave And Crystal Clear Ln, S Orange Ave And S Lucerne Cir E, Orlando, FL, and Fort Myers, FL in around 34h 38m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Ft. Myers via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Ft. Myers via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Ft. Myers via Columbus
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Ft. Myers via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Ft. Myers via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Ft. Myers via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $430
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $380
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Ft. Myers via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $400
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Rockville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$30 - $100
Child Coach - short notice
$50 - $85
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$45 - $160
Child Business Class - short notice
$50 - $160
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$70 - $190
Business Seat - advance purchase
$95 - $300
Business Seat - short notice
$100 - $320
Coach Seat - short notice
$80 - $240
Train from Washington Union Station to Tampa
Ave. Duration
21h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$40 - $130
Child Coach - short notice
$65 - $120
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$60 - $200
Child Business Class - short notice
$65 - $200
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$90 - $250
Business Seat - advance purchase
$120 - $390
Business Seat - short notice
$130 - $410
Coach Seat - short notice
$110 - $310
Train from Chicago Union Station to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
23h 32m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$35 - $120
Child Coach - short notice
$60 - $110
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$55 - $180
Child Business Class - short notice
$60 - $180
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$80 - $220
Business Seat - advance purchase
$110 - $350
Business Seat - short notice
$120 - $370
Coach Seat - short notice
$100 - $280
Train from Alexandria to Lakeland Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
20h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$40 - $130
Child Coach - short notice
$60 - $110
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$60 - $190
Child Business Class - short notice
$65 - $190
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$85 - $240
Business Seat - advance purchase
$120 - $380
Business Seat - short notice
$130 - $400
Coach Seat - short notice
$100 - $300
Bus operators
Palmland Bus Lines
Website
palmlandlines.com
Bus from Chicago IL to West Palm Beach FL
Ave. Duration
27h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Schedules at
palmlandlines.com
Palm Tran
Phone
+1 561-841-4287
Email
PT-CustomerService@pbcgov.org
Website
pbcgov.com
Bus from WPB ITC at BAY P to BLG HRS at SR-80
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Website
https://www.palmtran.org
Children 0-8
$0
Students, Seniors 65+
$1
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
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago Bus Station to Atlanta Bus Station
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
https://www.greyhound.com/
Flixbus USA
Phone
+1 (855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Chicago Bus Station to Atlanta Bus Station
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $180
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Adult
$55 - $180
Bus from Atlanta Bus Station to Orlando
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Adult
$35 - $120
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Orlando, FL to Fort Myers, FL
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Bus from Tampa Union Station to Fort Myers, FL
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Bus from Lakeland to Fort Myers, FL
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html

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