There are 5 ways to get from Chicago to Western Michigan University by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Kalamazoo Amtrak Wolverine / ...

$36 - $79

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Kalamazoo, Mi 5508 / ...

$22 - $48

3 alternative options

Bus Indian Trails  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Western Michigan University 1482

$23 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Western Michigan University 145.5 miles

$14 - $21

Fly  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Kalamazoo (AZO) ORD - AZO

$176 - $479

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Western Michigan University is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Western Michigan University is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 26 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Western Michigan University is 108 miles. The road distance is 145.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to get from Chicago to Western Michigan University, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chicago, IL and arriving at Western Michigan University. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Western Michigan University, MI, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago to Western Michigan University 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $80 and the journey takes 2 h 6 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Chicago to Western Michigan University hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kalamazoo
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kalamazoo
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Kalamazoo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $240
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 Chicago, Il to Kalamazoo, Mi
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Western Michigan University
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com

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