There are 9 ways to get from Chicago to Novi by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train via Ann Arbor Amtrak  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Ann Arbor Amtrak Wolverine

$91 - $169

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Megabus  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Chicago to Downtown Detroit

$30 - $41

7 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Royal Oak Amtrak Wolverine

$54 - $133

Drive  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Novi 264.3 miles

$25 - $40

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Lansing, bus  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Lansing (LAN) ORD - LAN
  2. Take the bus from Lansing, Mi to Southfield, Mi

$163 - $772

Fly Chicago Midway to Detroit, line 275 bus, line 330 bus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Detroit (DTW) MDW - DTW
  2. Take the line 275 bus from Outer Drive & Michigan to 7 Mile Rd & Grand River Ne
  3. Take the line 330 bus from Grand River + 7 Mile Rd Se to Grand River & Haggerty Ns

$130 - $272

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Detroit, line 275 bus, line 330 bus  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Detroit (DTW) ORD - DTW
  2. Take the line 275 bus from Outer Drive & Michigan to 7 Mile Rd & Grand River Ne
  3. Take the line 330 bus from Grand River + 7 Mile Rd Se to Grand River & Haggerty Ns

$120 - $323

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Toledo, bus  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Toledo (TOL) ORD - TOL
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi
  3. Take the bus from Griswold & Larned to Bonaventure Skating Center

$131 - $369

Train to South Bend, fly to Detroit  •  7 h 54 min

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

$181 - $922

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Novi. However, there are services departing from Chicago and arriving at Bonaventure Skating Center via Michigan @ Washington B. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 23 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Novi is 218 miles. The road distance is 264.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Novi without a car is to train which takes 4 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Chicago to Novi, including transfers.

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Chicago to Novi bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Chicago station.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Novi is to train which takes 4 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can Megabus, which costs and takes 7 h 23 min.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Lansing Airport is the direct flight which takes 56 min.

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Chicago to Novi bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Downtown Detroit station.

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Novi is 1 h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 10:27 AM in Chicago and 11:27 AM in Novi.

Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Novi is 264 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to drive from Chicago to Novi.

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  • Distance: 217.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 34 min

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Novi, MI, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago to Novi 3 times a day. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Chicago to Novi twice daily. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from South Bend to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lansing
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toledo
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lansing
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Ann Arbor Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Chicago Union Station to Royal Oak Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
nictd.com
Train from Van Buren St. to South Bend Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
nictd.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Lansing, Mi to Southfield, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Southeast Michigan SMART
Phone
+1 866-962-5515
Website
smartbus.org
Bus from Outer Drive & Michigan to 7 Mile Rd & Grand River Ne
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Bus from Grand River + 7 Mile Rd Se to Grand River & Haggerty Ns
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Bus from Griswold & Larned to Bonaventure Skating Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Lansing Airport.

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There are 92+ hotels available in Novi. Prices start at $74 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 .

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