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There are 7 ways to get from Chicago to Montana State University by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Chicago O'Hare  •  5h 10m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Bozeman (BZN) ORD - BZN

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Fly from Chicago Midway  •  7h 8m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Bozeman (BZN) MDW - BZN

Train to Milwaukee, fly  •  8h 36m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee
  2. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Bozeman (BZN) MKE - BZN

Train to South Bend, fly  •  8h 43m

  1. Take the train from Van Buren St. to South Bend Airport
  2. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Bozeman (BZN) SBN - BZN

Train, bus, drive  •  37h 22m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Shelby Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Shelby Amtrak Station to Great Falls Transfer Center
  3. Take the bus from Great Falls, MT to Boulder, MT
  4. Drive from Boulder, MT to Cardinal Distributing

Bus, drive  •  39h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to Minneapolis
  2. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Butte, MT 933
  3. Take the bus from Butte, MT to Boulder, MT
  4. Drive from Boulder, MT to Cardinal Distributing

Drive  •  21h 46m

  1. Drive from Chicago to Montana State University 1433.4 miles

Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Bozeman (BZN) flights

The flight time between Chicago O'Hare (ORD) and Bozeman (BZN) is around 5h 45m and covers a distance of around 1190 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 10m. The fastest flight normally takes 3h 15m. Services are operated by American Airlines, United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and others. Typically 114 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
4h 35m
Layover time:
1h 10m
Total time:
5h 45m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
3h 15m
Flight distance:
1190 miles
Flights per week:
114
Cheapest price:
$106
Carbon emissions:
630 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
05:15
Last flight departs at:
18:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Bozeman (BZN) flight schedules

Chicago → Montana State University
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COVID-19 help in United States

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 800-232-4636

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, travel within United States is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Montana State University is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Montana State University is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Montana State University is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 22 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Montana State University is to drive which costs $140 - $210 and takes 21h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Montana State University is to fly which costs $150 - $370 and takes 5h 10m.

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It is 1200 miles from Chicago to Montana State University. It is approximately 1433.4 miles to drive.

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It takes approximately 5h 10m to get from Chicago to Montana State University, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Bozeman Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 15m.

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Montana State University is 1h behind Chicago. It is currently 4:25 PM in Chicago and 3:25 PM in Montana State University.

Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Montana State University is 1433 miles. It takes approximately 21h 46m to drive from Chicago to Montana State University.

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

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There are 62+ hotels available in Montana State University. Prices start at $100 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 $1 - $5.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to Montana State University.
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  • Distance: 1200.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 10m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Montana State University, MT, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Chicago to Montana State University hourly.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bozeman via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Bozeman via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Bozeman via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Chicago Midway to Bozeman via Dallas
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Bozeman via Kansas City, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Milwaukee to Bozeman via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Milwaukee to Bozeman via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bozeman
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bozeman via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Milwaukee to Bozeman via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Milwaukee to Bozeman via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from South Bend to Bozeman via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from South Bend to Bozeman via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bozeman via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bozeman via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Bozeman via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 8m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $900
Flights from Milwaukee to Bozeman via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $650
Flights from Milwaukee to Bozeman via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $900
Flights from Milwaukee to Bozeman via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $850
Flights from Milwaukee to Bozeman via Detroit
Ave. Duration
9h 4m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $750
Flights from South Bend to Bozeman via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $750
Flights from South Bend to Bozeman via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $800
Flights from South Bend to Bozeman via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 9m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $950
Flights from South Bend to Bozeman via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bozeman
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Milwaukee to Bozeman via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 33m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Milwaukee to Bozeman via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from South Bend to Bozeman via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 18m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bozeman
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Milwaukee to Bozeman via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 33m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Milwaukee to Bozeman via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Chicago Union Station to Shelby Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
28h 2m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Premium
$400 - $550
Flexi Coach Seat
$280 - $420
Business Seat
$310 - $440
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
mysouthshoreline.com
Train from Van Buren St. to South Bend Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Schedules at
mysouthshoreline.com
Bus operators
Northern Transit Interlocal
Salt Lake Express
Phone
+1 208-656-8824
Email
info@saltlakeexpress.com
Website
saltlakeexpress.com
Bus from Great Falls, MT to Boulder, MT
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $50
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
One Way Child (2-12 yr)
$23 - $35
One Way Adult (13+ yr)
$30 - $50
Bus from Butte, MT to Boulder, MT
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
One Way Child (2-12 yr)
$17 - $24
One Way Adult (13+ yr)
$23 - $35
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 Chicago to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $70
Flexible
$75 - $110
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Butte, MT
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $260
Book at
jeffersonlines.com

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