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There are 8 ways to get from Chicago to Wellington County by train, taxi, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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

Train, taxi  •  11h 44m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Port Huron Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Sarnia to Kitchener
  3. Take a taxi from Kitchener to Wellington County

$269 - $373

Cheapest option

Train to Milwaukee, fly to Toronto, bus  •  8h 21m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee
  2. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Toronto (YYZ) MKE - YYZ
  3. Take the bus from Toronto Pearson International Airport to Arthur, Ontario

$104 - $566

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  14h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to Detroit
  2. Take the train from Windsor to Toronto Union Station
  3. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Arthur, Ontario

$157 - $283

Drive  •  8h 30m

  1. Drive from Chicago to Wellington County 759.3 km

$75 - $120

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Toronto, bus  •  7h 5m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Toronto (YYZ) ORD - YYZ
  2. Take the bus from Toronto Pearson International Airport to Arthur, Ontario

$196 - $306

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Erie, drive  •  7h 28m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Erie (ERI) ORD - ERI
  2. Drive from Erie to Wellington County

$198 - $761

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo, shuttle, bus  •  9h 35m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Buffalo (BUF) ORD - BUF
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Buffalo Airport to Toronto Airport
  3. Take the bus from Toronto Pearson International Airport to Orangeville, ON

$307 - $570

Fly Chicago Midway to Buffalo, shuttle, bus  •  9h 17m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Buffalo (BUF) MDW - BUF
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Buffalo Airport to Toronto Airport
  3. Take the bus from Toronto Pearson International Airport to Orangeville, ON

$327 - $780

Chicago to Wellington County by bus, car and train

The journey time between Chicago and Wellington County is around 26h and covers a distance of around 979 km. The fastest journey normally takes 26h. Operated by Greyhound USA, VIA Rail, Toronto Transit and others, the Chicago to Wellington County service departs from Chicago and arrives in Arthur, Ontario. Typically three services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
26h
Fastest journey time:
26h
Journey distance:
979 km
Services per week:
3
Cheapest price:
$156
Carbon emissions:
95 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
16:15
Last service departs at:
16:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Chicago to Wellington County bus, car and train schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Wellington County is 1-833-784-4397.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Wellington County is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 8h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Wellington County is to fly and bus which costs $150 - $250 and takes 7h 5m.

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The distance between Chicago and Wellington County is 620 km. The road distance is 759.3 km.

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It takes approximately 11h 44m to get from Chicago to Wellington County, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Toronto Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 39m.

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Wellington County is 1h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 1:51 AM in Chicago and 2:51 AM in Wellington County.

Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Wellington County is 759 km. It takes approximately 8h 30m to drive from Chicago to Wellington County.

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

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There are three+ hotels available in Wellington County. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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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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Map of how to get from Chicago to Wellington County.
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  • Distance: 620.2 km
  • Duration: 11h 44m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Wellington County, ON, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Chicago to Wellington County. However, you can take the train to Port Huron Amtrak Station, take the drive to Sarnia, take the train to Kitchener, then take the taxi to Wellington County. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Chicago to Wellington County via Detroit, Windsor, Toronto Union Station, Bay St At Front St West, Bay St At Dundas St West, and Toronto, ON in around 14h 45m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Erie
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Milwaukee to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Milwaukee to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toronto via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $550
Flights from Milwaukee to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Milwaukee to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$172 - $173
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $550
Flights from Milwaukee to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $370
Flights from Milwaukee to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $470
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
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 Port Huron Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Premium
$280 - $390
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
Train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$230 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Sarnia to Kitchener
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$30 - $50
Business
$90 - $105
Economy
$60 - $63
EconomyPlus
$75 - $110
Train from Windsor to Toronto Union Station
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $180
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$50 - $70
Business
$110 - $150
Economy
$80 - $95
EconomyPlus
$120 - $180
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.

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 to Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $110
TOK Coachlines
Phone
+1 1800 387 7097
Email
info@tokcoachlines.com
Website
tokcoachlines.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Arthur, Ontario
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Schedules at
tokcoachlines.com
Bus from Toronto Pearson International Airport to Arthur, Ontario
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Schedules at
tokcoachlines.com
Niagara Airbus
Grey-Bruce Airbus
Phone
1-800-361-0393
Email
info@greybruceairbus.com
Website
greybruceairbus.com
Bus from Toronto Pearson International Airport to Orangeville, ON
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
greybruceairbus.com
Book at
greybruce.betterez.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kitchener to Wellington County
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
United Taxi
Phone
+1 519 888 9999
Website
unitedtaxi.ca
Waterloo Taxi
Phone
+1 519-888-7777
Website
waterlootaxi.ca
United Taxi
Phone
+1 519-888-9999
Website
unitedtaxi.ca
City Cabs
Phone
+1 519-747-7777
Website
citycabs.ca

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