There are 7 ways to get from Chicago to Upper Peninsula of Michigan by plane, car, car ferry, train or bus

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 Chicago O'Hare to Marquette, drive  •  5 h 5 min

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

$89 - $396

6 alternative options

Fly Chicago Midway to Manistee, drive, car ferry  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Manistee (MBL) MDW - MBL
  2. Drive from Manistee to Ironton, MI
  3. Take the car ferry from Ironton, MI to Ironton, MI
  4. Drive from Ironton, MI to Upper Peninsula of Michigan

$94 - $219

Train, bus  •  10 h 18 min

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

$148 - $238

Bus  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Milwaukee, Wi
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee to Escanaba
  3. Take the bus from Escanaba, MI to Manistique

$135 - $213

Train, bus via Green Bay, WI  •  11 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee to Green Bay, WI 916
  3. Take the bus from Green Bay, WI - Transit to Escanaba
  4. Take the bus from Escanaba, MI to Manistique

$164 - $237

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  12 h 56 min

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

Drive  •  7 h 27 min

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

$35 - $60

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

You can take a bus from Chicago to Upper Peninsula of Michigan via Milwaukee, Wi, Milwaukee, Escanaba, Escanaba, MI, and Manistique in around 10 h 39 min.

Airlines
Texas Sky
Website
texassky.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Manistee
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $250
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Marquette
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Milwaukee to Escanaba
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Escanaba, MI to Manistique
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Green Bay, WI - Transit to Escanaba
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Escanaba, MI
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Green Bay, WI to Escanaba, MI
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Milwaukee, Wi
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Chicago, Il to Green Bay, Wi
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Milwaukee to Green Bay, WI
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Ferry operators
car ferry
Car ferry from Ironton, MI to Ironton, MI
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$4

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chicago and Upper Peninsula of Michigan is 495 km. The road distance is 629 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Upper Peninsula of Michigan is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 7 h 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Chicago to Upper Peninsula of Michigan is to fly and drive which takes 5 h 5 min and costs $85 - $400.

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