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

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Fly Chicago Midway to Gulfport/Biloxi, taxi  •  6h 48m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Gulfport/Biloxi (GPT) MDW - GPT
  2. Take a taxi from Gulfport/Biloxi to Picayune

$262 - $695

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to New Orleans, train  •  7h 54m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to New Orleans (MSY) ORD - MSY
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Picayune Amtrak Station

$54 - $294

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Gulfport/Biloxi, taxi  •  7h 11m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Gulfport/Biloxi (GPT) ORD - GPT
  2. Take a taxi from Gulfport/Biloxi to Picayune

$388 - $421

Fly Chicago Midway to New Orleans, train  •  7h 44m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to New Orleans (MSY) MDW - MSY
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Picayune Amtrak Station

$118 - $554

Train  •  22h 4m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal City Of New Orleans
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Picayune Amtrak Station Crescent

$120 - $168

Bus, train  •  28h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to Atlanta
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta to New Orleans
  3. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Picayune Amtrak Station

$155 - $212

Drive  •  15h 3m

  1. Drive from Chicago to Picayune 892.2 miles

$85 - $130

Chicago to Picayune by trains

The train journey time between Chicago and Picayune is around 36h 17m and covers a distance of around 990 miles. The fastest train normally takes 36h 17m. Operated by Amtrak, the Chicago to Picayune train service departs from Chicago Union Station and arrives in Picayune Amtrak Station. Typically five trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
36h 17m
Fastest train time:
36h 17m
Trains per week:
5
Cheapest price:
$120
Carbon emissions:
83 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
20:05
Last train departs at:
20:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Chicago to Picayune train schedules

Chicago → Picayune
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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Picayune is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 15h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Picayune is to fly and taxi which costs $260 - $700 and takes 6h 48m.

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No, there is no direct train from Chicago station to Picayune station. However, there are services departing from Chicago Union Station and arriving at Picayune Amtrak Station via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 4m.

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The distance between Chicago and Picayune is 797 miles. The road distance is 892.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Picayune without a car is to train which takes 22h 4m and costs $120 - $170.

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It takes approximately 6h 48m to get from Chicago to Picayune, including transfers.

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Chicago to Picayune train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Chicago Union Station.

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There is no direct flight from Chicago Midway Airport to Gulfport/Biloxi Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 17m and has one stopover.

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Chicago to Picayune train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Picayune Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Picayune is 892 miles. It takes approximately 15h 3m to drive from Chicago to Picayune.

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  • Distance: 797.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 48m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Picayune, MS, USA?

You can take a train from Chicago to Picayune via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal in around 22h 4m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Gulfport/Biloxi via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Chicago Midway to Gulfport/Biloxi via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Chicago Midway to Gulfport/Biloxi via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Gulfport/Biloxi via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Chicago Midway to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Chicago Midway to New Orleans via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Chicago Midway to New Orleans via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Chicago Midway to New Orleans via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Chicago Midway to New Orleans via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New Orleans via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $290
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Gulfport/Biloxi via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Gulfport/Biloxi via Austin, Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Gulfport/Biloxi via St. Louis, Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New Orleans via Houston
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Gulfport/Biloxi via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$551
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Gulfport/Biloxi via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$551
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New Orleans via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $750
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
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 New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Picayune Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
Train from Chicago Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
19h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Seat
$200 - $290
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 Chicago to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $110
Flexible
$110 - $170
Bus from Atlanta to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $130
Other operators
Taxi from Gulfport/Biloxi to Picayune
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Gulf Coast Yellow Cab
Phone
+1-228-385-7777

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Southwest Airlines and Delta offer flights from Chicago Midway Airport to Gulfport/Biloxi Airport.

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There are seven+ hotels available in Picayune. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Chicago Midway Airport is to subway which takes 23 min and costs $2 - $5.

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