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There are 5 ways to get from Chicago to Oconomowoc by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Hiawatha Service
  2. Take the bus from Wisconsin Ave. & 5th St. to Collins & Cross Parking Lot 905 / ...

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Bus Coach USA  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Waukesha, WI - Goerke's Corners Airport Express from Chicago O'hare / ...

$25 - $40

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Milwaukee, Wi 4712 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Wisconsin Ave. & 5th St. to Collins & Cross Parking Lot 905 / ...

Drive  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Oconomowoc 122 miles

$11 - $18

Fly, line 905 bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Milwaukee (MKE) ORD - MKE
  2. Take the line 905 bus from Goerkes Corners Park & Ride to Collins & Cross Parking Lot

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Oconomowoc is to drive which costs $11 - $18 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Oconomowoc is to drive which costs $11 - $18 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Oconomowoc. However, there are services departing from Chicago, Il and arriving at Collins & Cross Parking Lot via Wisconsin Ave. & 5th St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 31 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Oconomowoc is 97 miles. The road distance is 122 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Oconomowoc without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Chicago to Oconomowoc, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Milwaukee Airport is the direct flight which takes 47 min.

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Chicago to Oconomowoc bus services, operated by Waukesha County Transit, arrive at Collins & Cross Parking Lot station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Oconomowoc is 122 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to drive from Chicago to Oconomowoc.

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  • Distance: 96.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 41 min

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Oconomowoc, WI, USA?

You can take a bus from Chicago to Oconomowoc via Milwaukee, Wi and Wisconsin Ave. & 5th St. in around 4 h 31 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $490
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
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 Milwaukee Intermodal Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Waukesha County Transit
Website
ci.waukesha.wi.us
Bus from Wisconsin Ave. & 5th St. to Collins & Cross Parking Lot
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
waukesha-wi.gov
Bus from Goerkes Corners Park & Ride to Collins & Cross Parking Lot
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
waukesha-wi.gov
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 Milwaukee, Wi
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Waukesha, WI - Goerke's Corners
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
coachusaairportexpress.com

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

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There are 19+ hotels available in Oconomowoc. Prices start at $85 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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