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There are 10 ways to get from Chicago to Vienna by plane, subway, bus, train 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 Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles, subway, line 463 bus  •  4h 52m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Washington Dulles (IAD) ORD - IAD
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to TYSONS CORNER station
  3. Take the line 463 bus from Tysons Corner Metro Bay A to Maple Ave and Center St

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Baltimore, subway  •  6h 20m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Baltimore (BWI) ORD - BWI
  2. Take the subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to VIENNA station

$79 - $427

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Fly Chicago Midway to Reagan Washington, subway, line 463 bus  •  4h 48m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Reagan Washington (DCA) MDW - DCA
  2. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to VIENNA station
  3. Take the line 463 bus from Vienna Metro North Bay F to Maple Ave and Center St

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Reagan Washington, subway  •  5h 1m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Reagan Washington (DCA) ORD - DCA
  2. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to VIENNA station

$101 - $372

Fly Chicago Midway to Baltimore, subway  •  5h 59m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Baltimore (BWI) MDW - BWI
  2. Take the subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to VIENNA station

$104 - $476

Train to Milwaukee, fly to Reagan Washington  •  6h 21m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station
  2. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Reagan Washington (DCA) MKE - DCA

$143 - $610

Train via ROCKVILLE station  •  18h 25m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Rockville Amtrak Capitol Limited

$88 - $124

Bus  •  20h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Washington, Dc 1602 / ...

$82 - $123

Train  •  25h 16m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Alexandria Amtrak Station Cardinal

$96 - $135

Drive  •  11h 32m

  1. Drive from Chicago to Vienna 698.9 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Vienna is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 11h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Vienna is to fly and subway which costs $100 - $380 and takes 5h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Chicago, Il and arriving at Maple Ave and Center St via Washington DC, West Falls Church Station & Bus Bay D and Tysons Corner Metro Bay A. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 11m.

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The distance between Chicago and Vienna is 586 miles. The road distance is 698.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Vienna without a car is to train via ROCKVILLE station which takes 18h 25m and costs $85 - $130.

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It takes approximately 4h 52m to get from Chicago to Vienna, including transfers.

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Chicago to Vienna bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Chicago, Il station.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Vienna is to train via ROCKVILLE station which takes 18h 25m and costs $85 - $130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $80 - $130 and takes 20h 11m.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Washington Dulles Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 44m.

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Chicago to Vienna bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Washington, Dc station.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to Vienna.
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  • Distance: 585.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 52m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Vienna, VA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago to Vienna once daily. Tickets cost $80 - $120 and the journey takes 16h 36m. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Chicago to Vienna 3 times a day. Tickets cost $75 - $110 and the journey takes 17h 30m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Baltimore via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Baltimore via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Baltimore via Covington
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Baltimore via Columbus
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Milwaukee to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Columbus
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Covington
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Grand Rapids
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Dayton
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Milwaukee to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Milwaukee to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Baltimore via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Baltimore via Covington
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Milwaukee to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Covington
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Baltimore via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to TYSONS CORNER station
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from ROSSLYN station to VIENNA station
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to VIENNA station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
wmata.com
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 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
Train from Chicago Union Station to Rockville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Premium
$290 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Seat
$170 - $240
Train from Chicago Union Station to Alexandria Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
23h 14m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Premium
$310 - $430
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $280
Business Seat
$200 - $280
Bus operators
Fairfax Connector
Website
fairfaxcounty.gov
Bus from Tysons Corner Metro Bay A to Maple Ave and Center St
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
fairfaxcounty.gov
Bus from Vienna Metro North Bay F to Maple Ave and Center St
Ave. Duration
9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
fairfaxcounty.gov
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $110
Flexible
$110 - $170

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Vienna is 1h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 11:43 PM in Chicago and 12:43 AM in Vienna.

Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Vienna is 699 miles. It takes approximately 11h 32m to drive from Chicago to Vienna.

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Air Canada, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Washington Dulles Airport.

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There are 925+ hotels available in Vienna. Prices start at $93 USD per night.

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

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