There are 6 ways to get from Corning to Chicago 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  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Elmira/Corning (ELM) to Chicago Midway (MDW) ELM - MDW

$108 - $454

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound Canada  •  21 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Corning to Olean, NY
  2. Take the bus from Olean, NY to Buffalo
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo Airport to Toronto, ON
  4. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Chicago - Amtrak

$101 - $202

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  17 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Corning to Binghamton
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton to Syracuse, NY
  3. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak

$135 - $326

Bus, train via Buffalo, NY  •  18 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Corning to Olean, NY
  2. Take the bus from Olean, NY to Buffalo, NY
  3. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak

$142 - $338

Bus Greyhound USA  •  21 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Corning to Olean, NY
  2. Take the bus from Olean, NY to Buffalo, NY
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Toronto, On 300
  4. Take the bus from Toronto, On to Chicago, Il

$107 - $248

Drive  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Corning to Chicago 632.3 miles

$60 - $90

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

Delta, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines fly from Corning to Chicago every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Corning to Chicago via Olean, NY, Buffalo, NY, Buffalo, Ny, and Toronto, On in around 21 h 31 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Elmira/Corning to Chicago Midway via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Elmira/Corning to Chicago Midway via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Elmira/Corning to Chicago Midway via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Coach Seat
$190 - $270
Room
$390 - $550
Train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Corning to Binghamton
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Bus from Corning to Olean, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Bus from Olean, NY to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Olean, NY to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Binghamton to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Olean, NY to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Refundable
$24 - $35
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Toronto, On to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $140
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Buffalo Airport to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Megabus CA
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Buffalo Airport to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.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 - $90
Standard Fare
$80 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Corning to Chicago?

The distance between Corning and Chicago is 873 km. The road distance is 1012 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Corning to Chicago?

The cheapest way to get from Corning to Chicago is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 10 h 25 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Corning to Chicago?

The quickest way to get from Corning to Chicago is to fly which takes 4 h 32 min and costs $100 - $460.

Is there a direct bus between Corning and Chicago?

No, there is no direct bus from Corning to Chicago. However, there are services departing from Corning and arriving at Chicago, Il via Olean, NY, Buffalo, Ny and Toronto, On. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 31 min.

How long does it take to get from Corning to Chicago?

It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to get from Corning to Chicago, including transfers.