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There are 7 ways to get from Chicago to West Bend by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

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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Train, taxi  •  2h 9m

  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  •  4h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Milwaukee, Wi 4712 / ...

$69 - $103

5 alternative options

Train, line 57 bus  •  3h 25m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Hiawatha Service
  2. Take the line 57 bus from St Paul & N5 #1017 to Germantown & Walmart #9119 57

$86 - $132

Train, line 143 bus  •  3h 43m

  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

Bus, line 57 bus  •  4h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak Airport Express from Chicago O'hare / ...
  2. Take the line 57 bus from St Paul & N5 #1017 to Germantown & Walmart #9119 57

$81 - $113

Drive  •  2h 13m

  1. Drive from Chicago to West Bend 126.2 miles

$12 - $18

Fly, drive  •  3h 54m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Appleton (ATW) ORD - ATW
  2. Drive from Appleton to West Bend

$229 - $616

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

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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 2h 9m.

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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 2h 9m and costs $120 - $180.

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

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Appleton Airport is the direct flight which takes 53m.

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

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Appleton Airport.

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There are 17+ hotels available in West Bend. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Chicago O'Hare Airport is to subway which takes 42m and costs $2 - $5.

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

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Chicago to West Bend every 4 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 2h 20m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Appleton
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Appleton
Ave. Duration
56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
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 Milwaukee Intermodal Station
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
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 St Paul & N5 #1017 to Germantown & Walmart #9119
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ridemcts.com
Bus from Wisconsin & N5 #7 to Grafton Commons #2756
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
coachusaairportexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to West Bend
Ave. Duration
40m
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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