There are 9 ways to get from Chicago to North Dakota 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.

Recommended option

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Fargo  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Fargo (FAR) ORD - FAR

$195 - $571

Cheapest option

Train  •  13 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Fargo Amtrak Empire Builder

$90 - $270

7 alternative options

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Bismarck  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Bismarck (BIS) ORD - BIS

$182 - $458

Fly Chicago Midway to Fargo  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Fargo (FAR) MDW - FAR

$195 - $570

Fly Chicago Midway to Grand Forks  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Grand Forks (GFK) MDW - GFK

$211 - $497

Fly Chicago Midway to Bismarck  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Bismarck (BIS) MDW - BIS

$172 - $497

Fly Chicago Midway to Minot  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Minot (MOT) MDW - MOT

$224 - $1,106

Bus  •  16 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Milwaukee, Wi
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee to Minneapolis, MN 966 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Fargo, ND 933 / ...

$140 - $212

Drive  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Fargo 645.2 miles

$60 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to North Dakota is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 10 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to North Dakota is to fly which takes 3 h 37 min and costs $190 - $600.

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The distance between Chicago and North Dakota is 1201 km. The road distance is 1032 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from Chicago to North Dakota, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Fargo Amtrak. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 9 min.

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What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and North Dakota, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Chicago to Fargo every 2 hours. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Chicago to Fargo 3 times a day. Tickets cost $90 - $270 and the journey takes 13 h 9 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Fargo via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bismarck via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Fargo via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Fargo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Fargo via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Grand Forks via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $950
Flights from Chicago Midway to Grand Forks via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $950
Flights from Chicago Midway to Bismarck via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $550
Flights from Chicago Midway to Bismarck via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $550
Flights from Chicago Midway to Minot via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago Midway to Minot via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago Midway to Minot via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Fargo
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bismarck
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bismarck via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Fargo
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bismarck
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Fargo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Coach Seat
$190 - $270
Room
$390 - $550
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Milwaukee, Wi
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Milwaukee to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Fargo, ND
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com

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