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There are 10 ways to get from Chicago to Manchester-by-the-Sea by plane, train, 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.

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Fly Chicago Midway to Boston, train  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Boston (BOS) MDW - BOS
  2. Take the train from Lynn to Manchester

$97 - $399

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Boston, train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Boston (BOS) ORD - BOS
  2. Take the train from Lynn to Manchester

$82 - $280

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Fly Chicago Midway to Providence, train  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Providence (PVD) MDW - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston Back Bay Station
  3. Take the train from North Station to Manchester

$118 - $509

Fly Chicago Midway to Manchester, I-93, train  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Manchester (MHT) MDW - MHT
  2. Take the I-93 from North Londonderry, NH - exit 5 to Boston, MA
  3. Take the train from North Station to Manchester

$173 - $506

Bus to Milwaukee, fly to Boston  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Airport
  2. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Boston (BOS) MKE - BOS

$157 - $365

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Providence, train  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Providence (PVD) ORD - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston Back Bay Station
  3. Take the train from North Station to Manchester

$118 - $660

Bus D&J Bus  •  23 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to New York Djb149 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York to Boston, MA New York

$120 - $139

Train  •  23 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Boston Back Bay Station Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from North Station to Manchester Newburyport/Rockport Line

$144 - $401

Bus Greyhound USA  •  25 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to New York, Ny 1604
  2. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station Ny / ...

$106 - $277

Drive  •  17 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Manchester-by-the-Sea 1025 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Manchester-by-the-Sea is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 17 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Manchester-by-the-Sea is to fly and train which costs $95 - $400 and takes 6 h 8 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Manchester-by-the-Sea is 868 miles. The road distance is 1025 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Manchester-by-the-Sea without a car is to bus which takes 23 h 13 min and costs $120 - $140.

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It takes approximately 6 h 8 min to get from Chicago to Manchester-by-the-Sea, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Manchester-by-the-Sea is to bus which takes 23 h 13 min and costs $120 - $140. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $140 - $410 and takes 23 h 27 min.

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The quickest flight from Chicago Midway Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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Manchester-by-the-Sea is 1 h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 3:46 PM in Chicago and 4:46 PM in Manchester-by-the-Sea.

Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Manchester-by-the-Sea is 1025 miles. It takes approximately 17 h 5 min to drive from Chicago to Manchester-by-the-Sea.

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Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Chicago Midway Airport to Boston Airport.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to Manchester-by-the-Sea.
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  • Distance: 867.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 8 min

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Chicago to Manchester-by-the-Sea via New York, Boston, MA, Summer St @ South Station - Red Line entrance, Salem Commuter Rail Station, and Salem in around 23 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chicago to Manchester-by-the-Sea via Boston Back Bay Station, Back Bay, North Station, and North Station in around 23 h 27 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Chicago Midway to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Chicago Midway to Providence
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Providence via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Providence via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Manchester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Milwaukee to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Milwaukee to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Milwaukee to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Milwaukee to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Boston via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Milwaukee to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Boston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Chicago Midway to Providence via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Chicago Midway to Manchester via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Milwaukee to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Milwaukee to Boston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Lynn to Manchester
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
MBTA
Train from Providence to Back Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
MBTA
Train from North Station to Manchester
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
MBTA
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
21 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Bus operators
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from North Londonderry, NH - exit 5 to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
tickets.bostonexpressbus.com
Coach USA
D&J Bus
Bus from Chicago, IL to New York
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Chicago to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from New York to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com
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
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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