There are 7 ways to get from Chicago to Vancouver 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 Chicago O'Hare to Vancouver  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Vancouver (YVR) ORD - YVR

$182 - $555

Cheapest option

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Seattle, train  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Seattle (SEA) ORD - SEA
  2. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak

$179 - $424

5 alternative options

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Bellingham  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Bellingham (BLI) ORD - BLI

$257 - $1,040

Fly Chicago Midway to Seattle, train  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Seattle (SEA) MDW - SEA
  2. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak

$229 - $453

Train, bus  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Everett Amtrak Empire Builder
  2. Take the bus from Everett, Wa to Vancouver, Bc 1420 / ...

$285 - $834

Bus  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Minneapolis, Mn
  2. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Missoula, MT 933
  3. Take the bus from Missoula, Mt to Seattle, Wa
  4. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Vancouver, Bc

$327 - $592

Drive  •  35 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Vancouver 2251 miles

$290 - $440

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Vancouver is to fly which costs $180 - $600 and takes 7 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Vancouver is to fly which costs $180 - $600 and takes 7 h 40 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Vancouver is 1783 miles. The road distance is 2251 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 40 min to get from Chicago to Vancouver, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Vancouver. However, there are services departing from Chicago, Il and arriving at Vancouver, Bc via Hennepin Ave & Maple St, Minneapolis, MN, Missoula, Mt and Seattle, Wa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 3 h.

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What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Vancouver, Canada?

Air Canada, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Chicago to Vancouver every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago to Vancouver via Minneapolis, Mn, Hennepin Ave & Maple St, Hennepin Ave & 9th St S, Minneapolis, MN, Missoula, MT, Missoula, Mt, and Seattle, Wa in around 2 days 3 h.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bellingham via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bellingham via Portland
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bellingham via Portland, Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bellingham via Kansas City, Portland
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Chicago Midway to Seattle via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Vancouver via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Vancouver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Vancouver via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Vancouver via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago Midway to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Everett Amtrak
Ave. Duration
44 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$260 - $390
Flexi Coach Seat
$470 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Everett, Wa to Vancouver, Bc
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Chicago, Il to Minneapolis, Mn
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Missoula, Mt to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $80
Flexible
$95 - $130
Bus from Seattle, Wa to Vancouver, Bc
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Missoula, MT
Ave. Duration
25 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com

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