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There are 7 ways to get from Chicago to Leland by plane, car, train, bus or night bus

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Traverse City  •  3h 35m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Traverse City (TVC) ORD - TVC

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Train, bus  •  10h 43m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Grand Rapids Vernon J. Ehlers Station Pere Marquette
  2. Take the bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Traverse City, MI 1484

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Fly Chicago Midway to Traverse City  •  6h 2m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Traverse City (TVC) MDW - TVC

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Manistee, drive  •  5h

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Manistee (MBL) ORD - MBL
  2. Drive from Manistee to Leland

Train, Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails  •  10h 13m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo Wolverine / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak to Hall St Transfer Station - Traverse City Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Night bus, Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails, bus  •  12h 37m

  1. Take the night bus from Chicago Train Station to Kalamazoo Bus Stop
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak to Hall St Transfer Station - Traverse City
  3. Take the bus from Downtown Hall St Transfer Station to W Nagonaba @ Northport Village Offices 10

Drive  •  6h 2m

  1. Drive from Chicago to Leland 345.5 miles

Chicago to Leland by night bus and bus

The journey time between Chicago and Leland is around 12h 37m and covers a distance of around 406 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 3h. Operated by Greyhound USA, Amtrak and BATA, the Chicago to Leland service departs from Chicago Train Station and arrives in Leland Library. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

7 Weekly Services
12h 37m Average Duration
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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Leland is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 6h 2m.

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The fastest way to get from Chicago to Leland is to fly which takes 3h 35m and costs $240 - $700.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago station to Leland. However, there are services departing from Chicago Train Station and arriving at Leland Library via Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak, Downtown Hall St Transfer Station and W Nagonaba @ Northport Village Offices. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 37m.

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The distance between Chicago and Leland is 238 miles. The road distance is 345.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Leland without a car is to train and Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails which takes 10h 13m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 35m to get from Chicago to Leland, including transfers.

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Chicago to Leland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Chicago Train Station.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Traverse City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Chicago to Leland bus services, operated by BATA, arrive at W Nagonaba @ Northport Village Offices station.

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Leland is 1h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 3:02 AM in Chicago and 4:02 AM in Leland.

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  • Distance: 238.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 35m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Leland, MI, USA?

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Chicago to Leland every 4 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Traverse City
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Chicago Midway to Traverse City via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Manistee
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Traverse City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Chicago Midway to Traverse City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Chicago Midway to Traverse City via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 28m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Traverse City
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Manistee
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $90
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$5 - $28
Child Coach - short notice
$18 - $29
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$16 - $55
Child Business Class - short notice
$17 - $55
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$22 - $40
Business Seat - advance purchase
$30 - $110
Business Seat - short notice
$35 - $90
Coach Seat - short notice
$17 - $90
Train from Chicago Union Station to Grand Rapids Vernon J. Ehlers Station
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $100
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$7 - $35
Child Coach - short notice
$22 - $35
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$18 - $60
Child Business Class - short notice
$20 - $60
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$25 - $50
Business Seat - advance purchase
$35 - $120
Business Seat - short notice
$40 - $110
Coach Seat - short notice
$21 - $100
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Traverse City, MI
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $80
Website
Indian Trails
Children 2-16
$13 - $18
College students
$17 - $24
Senior Citizens 62+
$18 - $26
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Chicago Train Station to Kalamazoo Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $55
Website
https://www.greyhound.com/
BATA
Phone
+1 231-941-2324
Website
bata.net
Bus from Downtown Hall St Transfer Station to W Nagonaba @ Northport Village Offices
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$0 - $3
Website
BATA
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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Leland is 346 miles. It takes approximately 6h 2m to drive from Chicago to Leland.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Traverse City Airport.

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There are 151+ hotels available in Leland. Prices start at $293 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Chicago O'Hare Airport is to subway which takes 46 min and costs $2 - $5.

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