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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, drive  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Mattoon Amtrak City Of New Orleans / ...
  2. Drive from Mattoon Amtrak to Robinson

$45 - $101

6 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Effingham, Il 1227 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Effingham, Il to Robinson

$156 - $230

Drive  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Robinson 258.1 miles

$25 - $40

Fly to Evansville, drive  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Evansville (EVV) ORD - EVV
  2. Drive from Evansville to Robinson

$170 - $667

Fly to Decatur, drive  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Decatur (DEC) ORD - DEC
  2. Drive from Decatur to Robinson

$63 - $87

Fly to Champaign, train, taxi  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Champaign (CMI) ORD - CMI
  2. Take the train from Champaign-Urbana Amtrak to Effingham Amtrak
  3. Take a taxi from Effingham Amtrak to Robinson

$287 - $673

Fly to Springfield, drive  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Springfield (SPI) ORD - SPI
  2. Drive from Springfield to Robinson

$100 - $365

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Robinson, IL, USA?

There is no direct connection from Chicago to Robinson. However, you can take the train to Mattoon Amtrak then take the drive to Robinson. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Effingham, Il then take the taxi to Robinson.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Evansville
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Champaign
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Evansville
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Champaign
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Decatur
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Mattoon Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
Train from Champaign-Urbana Amtrak to Effingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Effingham, Il
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Other operators
Taxi from Effingham, Il to Robinson
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Chicago to Robinson?

The distance between Chicago and Robinson is 319 km. The road distance is 413 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Chicago to Robinson?

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Robinson is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 37 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Chicago to Robinson?

The quickest way to get from Chicago to Robinson is to drive which takes 4 h 37 min and costs $25 - $40.

How long does it take to get from Chicago to Robinson?

It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Chicago to Robinson, including transfers.