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Fly to Des Moines, taxi  •  4h

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Des Moines (DSM) ORD - DSM
  2. Take a taxi from Des Moines to Panora

$198 - $435

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Bus, taxi  •  8h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Des Moines, IA Chicago
  2. Take a taxi from Jordan Creek Pkwy / Vista Dr to Panora

$107 - $138

3 alternative options

Fly to Fort Dodge, drive  •  4h 53m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Fort Dodge (FOD) ORD - FOD
  2. Drive from Fort Dodge to Panora

$128 - $245

Train, bus, taxi  •  9h 53m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Galesburg Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Galesburg, Il to Burlington, Ia
  3. Take the bus from Burlington, Ia to Des Moines, Ia
  4. Take a taxi from Des Moines, Ia to Panora

$182 - $246

Drive  •  6h 24m

  1. Drive from Chicago to Panora 372.2 miles

$35 - $55

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Panora is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Panora is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Panora is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Panora is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Panora is to fly and taxi which costs $190 - $440 and takes 4h.

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The distance between Chicago and Panora is 349 miles. The road distance is 372.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Panora without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 8h 37m and costs $100 - $140.

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It takes approximately 4h to get from Chicago to Panora, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Des Moines Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 14m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Panora is 372 miles. It takes approximately 6h 24m to drive from Chicago to Panora.

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

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There are five+ hotels available in Panora. 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 $2 - $5.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to Panora.
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  • Distance: 349.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Panora, IA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Chicago to Panora. However, you can take the subway to O'Hare, take the walk to Chicago O'Hare airport, fly to Des Moines, then take the taxi to Panora. Alternatively, you can take the subway to O'Hare, take the walk to Chicago O'Hare airport, fly to Fort Dodge, then take the drive to Panora.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Des Moines
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Fort Dodge
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $230
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Des Moines
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $350
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Galesburg Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $80
Bus operators
Windstar
Phone
+1 888-494-6378
Email
sara@gowindstar.com
Website
gowindstar.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
gowindstar.com
Burlington Trailways
Phone
1(800) 992-4618
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Galesburg, Il to Burlington, Ia
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
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burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Burlington, Ia to Des Moines, Ia
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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burlingtontrailways.com
Other operators
Taxi from Des Moines to Panora
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Freedom Taxicab
Phone
+1 515-289-9800
Capitol Cab
Phone
+1 515-243-1111

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