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There are 7 ways to get from Chicago to Mount Olive by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Carlinville Amtrak Station Lincoln Service / ...

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Bus, taxi  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to St Louis "Greyhound"
  2. Take a taxi from St Louis to Mount Olive

Drive  •  4h 12m

  1. Drive from Chicago to Mount Olive 254.3 miles

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Decatur, drive  •  4h 23m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Decatur (DEC) ORD - DEC
  2. Drive from Decatur to Mount Olive

Fly Chicago Midway to St. Louis, train, taxi  •  5h 56m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to St. Louis (STL) MDW - STL
  2. Take the train from St. Louis to Carlinville Amtrak Station
  3. Take a taxi from Carlinville Amtrak Station to Mount Olive

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Springfield, train, taxi  •  5h 7m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Springfield (SPI) ORD - SPI
  2. Take the train from Springfield to Carlinville Amtrak Station
  3. Take a taxi from Carlinville Amtrak Station to Mount Olive

Fly Chicago O'Hare to St. Louis, train, taxi  •  6h 18m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to St. Louis (STL) ORD - STL
  2. Take the train from St. Louis to Carlinville Amtrak Station
  3. Take a taxi from Carlinville Amtrak Station to Mount Olive

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The most affordable way to get from Chicago to Mount Olive is to drive, which costs $24 - $40 and takes 4h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Mount Olive is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 4h 12m.

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The distance between Chicago and Mount Olive is 224 miles. The road distance is 254.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Mount Olive without a car is to train which takes 4h 30m and costs $80 - $120.

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It takes approximately 4h 30m to get from Chicago to Mount Olive, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Decatur Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 2m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Mount Olive is 254 miles. It takes approximately 4h 12m to drive from Chicago to Mount Olive.

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United Airlines offers flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Decatur Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Mount Olive. 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 Mount Olive.
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  • Distance: 224.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 30m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Mount Olive, IL, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Union Station to Carlinville Amtrak Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 3h 58m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $240
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Decatur
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $220
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $350
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to St. Louis via Quincy
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $280
GoJet Airlines
Website
gojetairlines.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $270
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to St. Louis via Quincy
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $280
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Carlinville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Train from St. Louis to Carlinville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$25 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
Train from Springfield to Carlinville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$29 - $45
Bus operators
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 to St Louis
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $90
Other operators
Taxi from St Louis to Mount Olive
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
On Time Cab Service
Phone
+1-314-606-9679
Website
ontimecabservice.com
Chesterfield Taxi
Phone
+1 314-734-0100
Website
chesterfieldtaxi.com

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