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

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Monterrey  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Monterrey (MTY) ORD - MTY

$111 - $257

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Fly Chicago Midway to Monterrey  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Monterrey (MTY) MDW - MTY

$201 - $766

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Laredo, bus  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Laredo (LRD) ORD - LRD
  2. Take the bus from Nuevo Laredo to Monterrey

$244 - $1,028

Fly Chicago O'Hare to McAllen, bus  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to McAllen (MFE) ORD - MFE
  2. Take the bus from Reynosa to Monterrey

$194 - $933

Bus  •  35 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Dallas, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Nuevo Laredo, Mx
  3. Take the bus from Nuevo Laredo to Monterrey

$150 - $365

Train, bus  •  40 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to San Antonio Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to Laredo
  3. Take the bus from Nuevo Laredo to Monterrey Central de Autobuses

Drive  •  24 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Monterrey 1518.3 miles

$200 - $300

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Monterrey is to fly which costs $110 - $260 and takes 7 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Monterrey is to fly which costs $110 - $260 and takes 7 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Monterrey. However, there are services departing from Chicago, Il and arriving at Monterrey via Dallas, Tx and Nuevo Laredo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 25 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Monterrey is 1340 miles. The road distance is 1518.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Monterrey without a car is to bus which takes 35 h 25 min and costs $150 - $370.

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It takes approximately 7 h 3 min to get from Chicago to Monterrey, including transfers.

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Chicago to Monterrey bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Chicago, Il station.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Monterrey is to fly which takes 7 h 3 min and costs $110 - $260. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $150 - $370 and takes 35 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Monterrey Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 55 min.

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Chicago to Monterrey bus services, operated by Estrella Blanca, arrive at Monterrey station.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to Monterrey.
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  • Distance: 1340.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 3 min

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Monterrey, Mexico?

United Airlines, American Airlines and four other airlines fly from Chicago to Monterrey every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago to Monterrey via Dallas, Tx, Nuevo Laredo, Mx, and Nuevo Laredo in around 35 h 25 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Monterrey via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Laredo via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Laredo via Fayetteville, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Laredo via Covington, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Laredo via St. Louis, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Laredo via Cedar Rapids, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to McAllen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to McAllen via St. Louis, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to McAllen via Fayetteville, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Monterrey via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Laredo via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Laredo via Austin, Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Laredo via Kansas City, Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Laredo via Jackson/Vicksburg, Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to McAllen via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to McAllen via New Orleans, Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Monterrey via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Monterrey via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Monterrey via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago Midway to Monterrey via Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Chicago Midway to Monterrey via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Monterrey via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Monterrey via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago Midway to Monterrey via Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Chicago Midway to Monterrey via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Monterrey via San Antonio
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
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 San Antonio Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
32 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$160 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$290 - $430
Business Coach Seat
$350 - $490
Room
$650 - $900
Bus operators
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Nuevo Laredo to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$11 - $18
Primera Select
$16 - $21
Bus from Reynosa to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$11 - $18
Primera Select
$16 - $22
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from Reynosa to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$18 - $26
Ejecutivo
$20 - $22
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Reynosa to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
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, Il to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
19 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$90 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $240
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Nuevo Laredo, Mx
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110
Turimex Internacional
Website
turimex.com
Bus from San Antonio to Laredo
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
turimex.com
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Nuevo Laredo to Monterrey Central de Autobuses
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$20 - $29
Full Fare
$18 - $26

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Monterrey is 1518 miles. It takes approximately 24 h 42 min to drive from Chicago to Monterrey.

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

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There are 177+ hotels available in Monterrey. Prices start at $35 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 $2 - $5.

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