There are 5 ways to get from Chicago to Rock Island by bus, car 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

Bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. 1205 / ...

$23 - $55

4 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 55 min

  1. 169.5 miles

$16 - $24

Fly to Moline, bus  •  4 h 9 min

  1. ORD - MLI

$190 - $445

Fly to Dubuque, drive  •  3 h 57 min

  1. ORD - DBQ

$158 - $365

Fly to Cedar Rapids, bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. ORD - CID

$150 - $755

Questions & Answers

The distance between Chicago and Rock Island is 248 km. The road distance is 271 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Rock Island is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Chicago to Rock Island is to drive which takes 2 h 55 min and costs $16 - $24.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chicago, IL and arriving at Davenport, IA. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 10 min.

The bus from Chicago, IL to Davenport, IA takes 3 h 10 min including transfers and departs hourly.

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Rock Island, IL, USA?

Burlington Trailways operates a bus from Chicago to Rock Island hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min. Greyhound USA also services this route hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Moline
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Dubuque
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cedar Rapids
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Moline
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cedar Rapids
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Davenport, IA
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Moline, IL to Davenport, IA
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Cedar Rapids, IA to Davenport, IA
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Davenport, Ia
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Moline, Il to Davenport, Ia
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $15
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$7 - $10
Flexible
$12 - $15

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