Travel from Chicago to Portage-Station

Bus or train from Chicago to Portage Station?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago to Portage Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $95 and the journey takes 3 h 16 min. Alternatively, Vangalder Bus operates a bus from Chicago to Portage Station hourly. Tickets cost $30 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min. Lamers Bus Lines also services this route once daily.

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How to get from Chicago to Portage Station

From Chicago Union Station Amtrak train to Portage Amtrak. 3 h 16 min $66. From Chicago, IL - Amtrak bus to Madison, WI University, walk to Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin, then bus to Portage, WI - Amtrak. 5 h 15 min $44. From Chicago drive to Portage Station. 3 h 4 min $21. From Jackson-Blue subway to Chicago O'Hare airport, fly to Madison airport, line 20 bus to North Transfer Point, line 02 bus to Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin, then bus to Portage Station. 5 h 47 min $312. From Jackson-Blue subway to Chicago O'Hare airport, fly to Milwaukee airport, bus to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak, then train to Portage Station. 5 h 51 min $277. From Jackson-Blue subway to Chicago O'Hare airport, fly to Wausau/Marshfield airport, taxi to Wausau / Rothschild, WI, then Amtrak Thruway to Portage Station. 5 h 50 min. From Jackson-Blue subway to Chicago O'Hare airport, fly to La Crosse airport, taxi to La Crosse Amtrak, then train to Portage Station. 5 h 38 min $333.

Operators from Chicago to Portage Station

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak
Vangalder Bus+1 608-752-5407Vangalder Bus
Lamers Bus LinesLamers Bus Lines
Chicago Transit (CTA)Chicago Transit (CTA)
American AirlinesAmerican Airlines
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
Metro Transit-City of MadisonMetro Transit-City of Madison
Milwaukee County TransitMilwaukee County Transit
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    Chicago to Portage Station:

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      1 Train
      • One-Way approx: USD $35 - $95
      • Duration: 3 h 16 min
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      • One-Way approx: USD $42 - $45
      • Duration: 5 h 15 min
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      3 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $17 - $26
      • Duration: 3 h 4 min
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      4 Fly to Madison, bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $208 - $574
      • Duration: 5 h 47 min
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      5 Fly to Milwaukee, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $143 - $456
      • Duration: 5 h 51 min
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      6 Fly to Wausau/Marshfield, Amtrak Thruway
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      • Duration: 5 h 50 min
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      7 Fly to La Crosse, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $193 - $734
      • Duration: 5 h 38 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $193 - $734
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