There are 9 ways to get from Columbus to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) by taxi, plane, car, bus or train

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

Taxi to Indianapolis, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Columbus to Indianapolis
  2. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) IND - ORD

$214 - $386

Cheapest option

Drive to Covington, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  3 h 4 min

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

$64 - $333

7 alternative options

Drive to Louisville, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Columbus to Louisville
  2. Fly from Louisville (SDF) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) SDF - ORD

$108 - $241

Taxi to Indianapolis, fly to Chicago Midway  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Columbus to Indianapolis
  2. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Chicago Midway (MDW) IND - MDW

$242 - $455

Taxi, bus via Lafayette, IN  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Columbus to Indianapolis, IN
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Lafayette, IN
  3. Take the bus from Lafayette to Chicago, Il

$163 - $221

Taxi, bus Suburban Express  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Columbus to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University McNutt
  2. Take the bus from Bloomington, IN - Indiana University McNutt to Oakbrook. IL - Mall 520iu

$131 - $159

Taxi, Megabus  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Columbus to Rural King Greenwood
  2. Take the Megabus from Indianapolis to Chicago

$119 - $151

Taxi, train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Columbus to Indianapolis Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Hoosier State / ...

$166 - $251

Drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Columbus to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) 246 miles

$24 - $35

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

There is no direct connection from Columbus to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD). However, you can take the taxi to Indianapolis airport then fly to Chicago O'Hare. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Covington airport then fly to Chicago O'Hare.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Covington to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Louisville to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Covington to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Louisville to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $440
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 Louisville to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $460
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
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
Once 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
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Lafayette to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Suburban Express
Website
suburbanexpress.com
Bus from Bloomington, IN - Indiana University McNutt to Oakbrook. IL - Mall
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
suburbanexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Columbus to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Columbus and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 351 km. The road distance is 394 km.

The cheapest way to get from Columbus to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 4 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Columbus to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to taxi and fly which takes 2 h 9 min and costs $210 - $390.

It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to get from Columbus to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), including transfers.