There are 6 ways to get from Chicago to Upper Peninsula of Michigan by plane, car, train, bus or night bus

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Fly, drive  •  5h 12m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Marquette (MQT) ORD - MQT
  2. Drive from Marquette to Upper Peninsula of Michigan

$94 - $446

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Train, Amtrak Thruway, drive  •  8h 40m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to General Mitchell Intl. Airport Amtrak Station
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from General Mitchell Intl. Airport Amtrak Station to Escanaba, MI
  3. Drive from Escanaba, MI to Upper Peninsula of Michigan

Bus, night bus via Green Bay  •  12h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Green Bay, Wi
  2. Take the night bus from Green Bay, WI to Escanaba, MI
  3. Take the night bus from Escanaba, MI to Manistique, MI

$134 - $173

Train, night bus  •  10h 7m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station
  2. Take the night bus from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Escanaba Amtrak Bus Stop
  3. Take the night bus from Escanaba, MI to Manistique, MI

$143 - $194

Bus, night bus  •  10h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to Milwaukee, WI
  2. Take the night bus from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Escanaba Amtrak Bus Stop
  3. Take the night bus from Escanaba, MI to Manistique, MI

$127 - $176

Drive  •  7h 25m

  1. Drive from Chicago to Upper Peninsula of Michigan 393 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Upper Peninsula of Michigan is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 7h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Upper Peninsula of Michigan is to fly and drive which costs $90 - $450 and takes 5h 12m.

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The distance between Chicago and Upper Peninsula of Michigan is 309 miles. The road distance is 393 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Upper Peninsula of Michigan without a car is to bus and night bus via Green Bay which takes 12h 3m and costs $130 - $180.

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It takes approximately 5h 12m to get from Chicago to Upper Peninsula of Michigan, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Marquette Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 17m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Upper Peninsula of Michigan is 393 miles. It takes approximately 7h 25m to drive from Chicago to Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

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American Airlines offers flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Marquette Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 309.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 12m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Upper Peninsula of Michigan, MI, USA?

There is no direct connection from Chicago to Upper Peninsula of Michigan. However, you can take the subway to O'Hare, take the walk to Chicago O'Hare airport, fly to Marquette, then take the drive to Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Alternatively, you can take the train to General Mitchell Intl. Airport Amtrak Station, take the walk to General Mitchell Intl. Airport Amtrak Station, take the Amtrak Thruway to Escanaba, MI, then take the drive to Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Marquette
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
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 General Mitchell Intl. Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Bus 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
Bus from General Mitchell Intl. Airport Amtrak Station to Escanaba, MI
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Night bus from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Escanaba Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
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 Green Bay, Wi
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Night bus from Green Bay, WI to Escanaba, MI
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Night bus from Escanaba, MI to Manistique, MI
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Night bus from Milwaukee, WI to Escanaba, MI
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
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