COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply in United States. Learn More.

There are 6 ways to get from Chicago to Simar by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly from Chicago O'Hare  •  3h 30m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Duluth (DLH) ORD - DLH

$132 - $185

Cheapest option

Fly from Chicago Midway  •  5h 8m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Duluth (DLH) MDW - DLH

$88 - $495

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  11h 20m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Empire Builder
  2. Take the bus from St. Paul to Duluth, MN 907 / ...

$115 - $164

Bus  •  11h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to St Paul, MN Chicago
  2. Take the bus from St. Paul to Duluth, MN 907 / ...

$94 - $148

Bus via Madison  •  13h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago Union Station to Madison, WI-Langdon & N Park
  2. Take the bus from UW Madison - Langdon St to Mall of America - IKEA - Bloomington
  3. Take the bus from Mall of America to Groome Transportation Duluth

$176 - $204

Drive  •  8h 4m

  1. Drive from Chicago to Simar 482.2 miles

$45 - $70

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in United States

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions may still be in place within United States. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for United States.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .
For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for United States.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for United States due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for United States

Currently, we are unable to provide domestic travel restriction information for travelling within United States. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status within United States, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for United States

Currently, we are unable to provide travel restriction information for leaving United States. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status in United States, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for United States

Last updated: August 12 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Simar is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 8h 4m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Chicago to Simar is to fly which costs $130 - $190 and takes 3h 30m.

More details

The distance between Chicago and Simar is 415 miles. The road distance is 482.2 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Chicago to Simar without a car is to train and bus which takes 11h 20m and costs $110 - $170.

More details

It takes approximately 3h 30m to get from Chicago to Simar, including transfers.

More details

The best way to get from Chicago to Simar is to fly which takes 3h 30m and costs $130 - $190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $90 - $150 and takes 11h 42m.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Duluth Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 28m.

Search flights

Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Simar is 482 miles. It takes approximately 8h 4m to drive from Chicago to Simar.

Get driving directions

Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Duluth Airport.

Search flights

There are 45+ hotels available in Simar. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Chicago to Simar.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 415.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 30m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Simar, MN, USA?

United Airlines and Delta fly from Chicago to Simar every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago to Simar via St Paul, MN, St. Paul, and Duluth, MN in around 11h 42m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Duluth via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Chicago Midway to Duluth via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Chicago Midway to Duluth via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Chicago Midway to Duluth via Kansas City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Duluth
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $420
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot
Ave. Duration
7h 48m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$230 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from St. Paul to Duluth, MN
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Megabus
Vangalder Bus
Phone
+1 608-752-5407
Email
vangalder@coachusa.com
Bus from Chicago Union Station to Madison, WI-Langdon & N Park
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com
Badger Bus
Website
badgerbus.com
Bus from UW Madison - Langdon St to Mall of America - IKEA - Bloomington
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
badgerbus.com
Book at
badgerbus.com
Groome Transportation
Phone
+1 (478) 471-1616
Email
maconoffice@groometrans.com
Website
groometransportation.com
Bus from Mall of America to Groome Transportation Duluth
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80
Website
Groome Transportation

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The best way to get from Chicago to Chicago O'Hare Airport is to subway which takes 43 min and costs $2 - $5.

More details