There are 10 ways to get from Cincinnati to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) by plane, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Covington to Chicago O'Hare  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Covington (CVG) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) CVG - ORD

$57 - $322

Cheapest option

Megabus  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the Megabus from University of Cincinnati to Chicago

$30 - $44

8 alternative options

Bus to Dayton, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
  2. Fly from Dayton (DAY) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) DAY - ORD

$146 - $267

Bus to Lexington, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky
  2. Fly from Lexington (LEX) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) LEX - ORD

$212 - $665

Fly Covington to Chicago Midway  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Covington (CVG) to Chicago Midway (MDW) CVG - MDW

$155 - $671

Fly Cincinnati to Chicago Midway  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Cincinnati (LUK) to Chicago Midway (MDW) LUK - MDW

$165 - $261

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Chicago, Il 4970

$35 - $84

Bus, train  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from University of Cincinnati to Indianapolis, IN
  2. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Hoosier State / ...

$54 - $127

Bus Barons Bus  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from University of Cincinnati to Richmond, IN
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, IN to Michigan City, IN
  3. Take the bus from Michigan City, IN to Chicago O'Hare Airport

$57 - $118

Drive  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Cincinnati to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) 307.6 miles

$30 - $45

What companies run services between Cincinnati, OH, USA and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), USA?

United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from Cincinnati to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) hourly. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Cincinnati to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) 4 times a day. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 5 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Covington to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Dayton to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $420
Flights from Lexington to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Covington to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Dayton to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $420
Flights from Lexington to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Covington to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Covington to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Covington to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Dayton to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Lexington to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $650
Texas Sky
Website
texassky.com
Flights from Cincinnati to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from University of Cincinnati to Chicago
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from University of Cincinnati to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Barons Bus
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from University of Cincinnati to Richmond, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $24
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Richmond, IN to Michigan City, IN
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Schedules at
baronsbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cincinnati and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 427 km. The road distance is 492 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cincinnati to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to Megabus which costs $30 - $45 and takes 6 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Cincinnati to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to fly which takes 2 h 47 min and costs $55 - $330.

No, there is no direct bus from Cincinnati to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD). However, there are services departing from University of Cincinnati and arriving at Chicago O'Hare Airport via Richmond, IN and Michigan City, IN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 54 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Cincinnati to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), including transfers.