There are 6 ways to get from Chicago to West Bend by train, taxi, bus, subway 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

Train, taxi  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Hiawatha Service
  2. Take a taxi from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to West Bend

$123 - $179

Cheapest option

Bus, line 143 bus  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Milwaukee, Wi 4716 / ...
  2. Take the line 143 bus from Wisconsin & N5 #7 to Grafton Commons #2756 143

$68 - $102

4 alternative options

Train, line 61 bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Hiawatha Service
  2. Take the line 61 bus from Capitol & N35 #3031 to Germantown & Walmart #9119 61

$86 - $132

Train, line 143 bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Hiawatha Service
  2. Take the line 143 bus from Wisconsin & N5 #7 to Grafton Commons #2756 143

$81 - $127

Subway, bus, line 80 bus, line 61 bus, taxi  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the subway from Jackson-Blue to O'Hare
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak
  3. Take the line 80 bus from S6 & Clybourn #1964 to Capitol & N35 #3031 80
  4. Take the line 61 bus from Capitol & N35 #3031 to Germantown & Walmart #9119 61
  5. Take a taxi from Germantown & Walmart #9119 to West Bend

$81 - $113

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to West Bend 126.2 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to West Bend is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to West Bend is to train and taxi which costs $120 - $180 and takes 2 h 9 min.

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The distance between Chicago and West Bend is 111 miles. The road distance is 126.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to West Bend without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2 h 9 min and costs $120 - $180.

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It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to get from Chicago to West Bend, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to West Bend is 126 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to drive from Chicago to West Bend.

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There are 17+ hotels available in West Bend. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to West Bend.
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  • Distance: 111.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 9 min

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and West Bend, WI, USA?

You can take a bus from Chicago to West Bend via Milwaukee, Wi, Wisconsin & N5 #7, and Grafton Commons #2756 in around 4 h 6 min.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Milwaukee County Transit
Website
ridemcts.com
Bus from Capitol & N35 #3031 to Germantown & Walmart #9119
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ridemcts.com
Bus from Wisconsin & N5 #7 to Grafton Commons #2756
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ridemcts.com
Bus from S6 & Clybourn #1964 to Capitol & N35 #3031
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ridemcts.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.

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 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
Coach USA
Other operators
Taxi from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to West Bend
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Yellow Cab Co-op
Phone
+1 414-271-1800
Website
yellowcabmilwaukee.com
American United Taxi Cab
Phone
+1 414-220-5000

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