There are 9 ways to get from Cornell University to Chicago by plane, bus, taxi, 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 Ithaca to Chicago Midway  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Ithaca (ITH) to Chicago Midway (MDW) ITH - MDW

$146 - $1,220

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound Canada  •  19 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, Ny to Toronto, On 300
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Chicago - Amtrak 5531

$84 - $206

7 alternative options

Fly Ithaca to Chicago O'Hare  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Ithaca (ITH) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) ITH - ORD

$186 - $921

Bus to Rochester, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, Ny to Rochester, Ny
  2. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) ROC - ORD

$167 - $402

Bus to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, Ny to Scranton, Pa
  2. Fly from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) AVP - ORD

$268 - $521

Taxi, bus to Syracuse, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cornell University to Cortland
  2. Take the bus from Cortland to Syracuse, Ny
  3. Fly from Syracuse (SYR) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) SYR - ORD

$305 - $489

Bus, train  •  14 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, Ny to Rochester, Ny 300 / ...
  2. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

$109 - $286

Bus via Cleveland, Oh  •  16 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, Ny to Buffalo, Ny 300
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Cleveland, Oh 248
  3. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Chicago, Il

$88 - $221

Drive  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Cornell University to Chicago 677.1 miles

$65 - $100

What companies run services between Cornell University, NY, USA and Chicago, IL, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from Cornell University to Chicago hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cornell University to Chicago via Ithaca, Ny, Buffalo, Ny, and Cleveland, Oh in around 16 h 29 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ithaca to Chicago O'Hare via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Ithaca to Chicago O'Hare via Philadelphia, Cleveland
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Ithaca to Chicago O'Hare via Philadelphia, Columbus
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Ithaca to Chicago O'Hare via Philadelphia, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Ithaca to Chicago O'Hare via Philadelphia, Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Ithaca to Chicago O'Hare via Philadelphia, Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Rochester to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Chicago O'Hare via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Chicago O'Hare via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Syracuse to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ithaca to Chicago O'Hare via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Rochester to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Rochester to Chicago O'Hare via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Chicago O'Hare via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Syracuse to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Ithaca to Chicago Midway via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,300
Flights from Ithaca to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Rochester to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Chicago O'Hare via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Syracuse to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Rochester to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Rochester to Chicago O'Hare via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Syracuse to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $500
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Ithaca to Chicago Midway via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Ithaca to Chicago Midway via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $240
Room
$360 - $500
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Ithaca, Ny to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Ithaca, Ny to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Cortland to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Ithaca, Ny to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95
Bus from Ithaca, Ny to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Ithaca to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Ithaca to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Chicago - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $95
Standard Fare
$80 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130
Other operators
Taxi from Cornell University to Cortland
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Ithaca Dispatch
Phone
+1 607-277-8294
Website
ithacataxi.biz
Green Hornet Taxi
Phone
+1 607-280-3779
Website
greenhornettaxicab.com
Collegetown Cab
Phone
+1 607-588-8888

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cornell University to Chicago?

The distance between Cornell University and Chicago is 920 km. The road distance is 1083 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cornell University to Chicago?

The cheapest way to get from Cornell University to Chicago is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 11 h 21 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Cornell University to Chicago?

The quickest way to get from Cornell University to Chicago is to fly which takes 4 h 52 min and costs $140 - $1,300.

How long does it take to get from Cornell University to Chicago?

It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to get from Cornell University to Chicago, including transfers.