Travel from Chicago to Mississippi

Train, bus or fly from Chicago to Mississippi?

Southwest Airlines flies from Chicago to Southaven twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago to Jackson via Memphis, TN in around 15 hours 5 minutes.

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How to get from Chicago to Mississippi

ModeDurationPrice
From Adams/Wabash subway to Chicago Midway airport, fly to Memphis airport, then taxi to Southaven.3 h 7 min$192
From Jackson-Blue subway to Chicago O'Hare airport, fly to Memphis airport, then taxi to Southaven.3 h 34 min$163
From Jackson-Blue subway to Chicago O'Hare airport, fly to Jackson/Vicksburg airport, then taxi to Jackson.4 h 11 min$489
From Jackson-Blue subway to Chicago O'Hare airport, fly to Meridian airport, then taxi to Meridian.4 h$404
From Chicago, IL bus to Memphis, TN then bus to Jackson, MS.15 h 5 min$104
From Chicago Union Station Amtrak train to Jackson Amtrak.15 h 7 min$210
From Chicago drive to Jackson.12 h 3 min$88

How long does it take to get from Chicago to Mississippi?

It takes approximately 3 hours 7 minutes to get from Chicago to Mississippi, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Chicago and Mississippi?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Jackson Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 hours 7 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Chicago and Mississippi?

No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Mississippi. However, there are services departing from Chicago, IL and arriving at Jackson, MS via Memphis, TN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 hours 5 minutes.

Operators from Chicago to Mississippi

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Chicago Transit (CTA)Chicago Transit (CTA)
Southwest AirlinesSouthwest Airlines
American AirlinesAmerican Airlines
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
DeltaDelta
Greyhound USA+1 214-849-8100Greyhound USA
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak