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

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Train, bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Hiawatha Service
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Oshkosh 4716 / ...

$42 - $94

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Oshkosh 4716

$22 - $55

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Bus via Milwaukee Airport  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Airport Airport Express from Chicago O'hare / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee Airport to Oshkosh, WI – Univ. of Wisconsin 210

$43 - $67

Drive  •  3 h

  1. Drive from Chicago to Oshkosh 174.5 miles

$17 - $25

Fly to Appleton, line 10 bus  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Appleton (ATW) ORD - ATW
  2. Take the line 10 bus from Winneconne Ave & Lake St. to 835 High Ave.

$247 - $637

Fly to Green Bay, bus  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Green Bay (GRB) ORD - GRB
  2. Take the bus from Green Bay, Wi to Oshkosh

$161 - $337

Fly to Milwaukee, bus  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Milwaukee (MKE) ORD - MKE
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee Airport to Oshkosh, WI – Univ. of Wisconsin

$133 - $402

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chicago, Il and arriving at Oshkosh. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Oshkosh is 156 miles. The road distance is 174.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Oshkosh without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Chicago to Oshkosh, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Appleton Airport is the direct flight which takes 52 min.

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Chicago to Oshkosh bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Oshkosh station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Oshkosh is 174 miles. It takes approximately 3 h to drive from Chicago to Oshkosh.

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

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Book your Chicago to Oshkosh bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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  • Distance: 156.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 14 min

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Chicago to Oshkosh every 2 hours. Tickets cost $22 - $55 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Appleton
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Green Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $490
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Appleton
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Green Bay
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $500
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
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 Milwaukee, Wi to Oshkosh
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Chicago, Il to Oshkosh
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Green Bay, Wi to Oshkosh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Lamers Bus Lines
Phone
+1 800-236-1240
Website
golamers.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI to Oshkosh Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Bus from Milwaukee Airport to Oshkosh, WI – Univ. of Wisconsin
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Bus from Green Bay, WI - Metro to Oshkosh, WI - Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Coach USA
Oshkosh GO Transit
Phone
+1 920-232-5340
Website
ci.oshkosh.wi.us
Bus from Winneconne Ave & Lake St. to 835 High Ave.
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ci.oshkosh.wi.us

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