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There are 5 ways to get from Chicago to University of Missouri by plane, bus, train, taxi, night 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.

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Fly  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Columbia (COU) ORD - COU

$177 - $390

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the night bus from Chicago, Il to St Louis, Mo 4821
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Columbia, Mo 1323 / ...

$81 - $169

3 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to St Louis, Mo 1353 / ...
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Columbia, Mo 1323 / ...

$83 - $173

Train, taxi  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to St. Louis Gateway Station
  2. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Jefferson City Amtrak Station
  3. Take a taxi from Jefferson City Amtrak Station to University of Missouri

$156 - $293

Drive  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to University of Missouri 414.4 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to University of Missouri is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 6 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to University of Missouri is to fly which costs $170 - $390 and takes 3 h 14 min.

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The distance between Chicago and University of Missouri is 321 miles. The road distance is 414.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to University of Missouri without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 16 min and costs $80 - $180.

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It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Chicago to University of Missouri, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chicago to University of Missouri is to fly which takes 3 h 14 min and costs $170 - $390. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $80 - $180 and takes 9 h 16 min.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Columbia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 16 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to University of Missouri is 414 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 51 min to drive from Chicago to University of Missouri.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Columbia Airport.

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There are 36+ hotels available in University of Missouri. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 321.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 14 min

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and University of Missouri, MO, USA?

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Chicago to University of Missouri 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago to University of Missouri via St Louis, Mo and Columbia, Mo in around 9 h 16 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Columbia
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Columbia
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
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 Chicago Union Station to St. Louis Gateway Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Jefferson City Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
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, Il to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Columbia, Mo
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Other operators
Taxi from Jefferson City Amtrak Station to University of Missouri
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90

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The best way to get from Chicago to Chicago O'Hare Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs $2 - $5.

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