There are 9 ways to get from Dearborn 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 Detroit to Chicago Midway  •  3 h 14 min

  1. DTW - MDW

$124 - $266

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  15 h 23 min

$20 - $42

7 alternative options

Fly Detroit to Chicago O'Hare  •  3 h 34 min

  1. DTW - ORD

$114 - $317

Fly Detroit to South Bend, bus  •  4 h 44 min

  1. DTW - SBN

$217 - $1,237

Line 261 bus, bus to Toledo, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  5 h 18 min

  1. TOL - ORD

$131 - $370

Train  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Wolverine

$47 - $132

Bus Greyhound Canada  •  5 h 58 min

  1. 5373 / ...

$28 - $70

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 28 min

  1. 5509

$32 - $77

Drive  •  4 h 32 min

  1. 276.2 miles

$27 - $40

What companies run services between Dearborn, MI, USA and Chicago, IL, USA?

Southwest Airlines and Delta fly from Dearborn to Chicago every 4 hours. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Dearborn to Chicago 3 times a day. Tickets cost $45 - $130 and the journey takes 4 h 41 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Detroit to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Detroit to South Bend
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Detroit to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Toledo to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Detroit to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Detroit to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Dearborn Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from South Bend, In to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Dearborn Amtrak, Mi to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Southeast Michigan SMART
Phone
+1 866-962-5515
Website
smartbus.org
Bus from Michigan & Schaefer to Larned + Griswold
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Dearborn, MI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$28 - $40
Online Fare
$35 - $60
Standard Fare
$45 - $70
Refundable
$50 - $80

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dearborn and Chicago is 371 km. The road distance is 442 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dearborn to Chicago is to bus which costs $20 - $45 and takes 15 h 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Dearborn to Chicago is to fly which takes 3 h 14 min and costs $120 - $270.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dearborn, MI - Amtrak and arriving at Chicago, IL. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 58 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Dearborn to Chicago, including transfers.