• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

There are 3 ways to get from Dubuque to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) by plane, bus 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  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Dubuque (DBQ) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) DBQ - ORD

$182 - $388

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Dubuque, IA to Rockford, IL 1486
  2. Take the bus from Rockford,IL-Rockford Bus Terminal to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport

$61 - $73

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Dubuque to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) 166.5 miles

$16 - $24

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dubuque to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3 h 23 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Dubuque to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to fly which costs $180 - $390 and takes 1 h 15 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Dubuque to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD). However, there are services departing from Dubuque, IA and arriving at Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport via Rockford,IL-Rockford Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 54 min.

More details

The distance between Dubuque and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 147 miles. The road distance is 166.5 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Dubuque to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 54 min and costs $60 - $75.

More details

It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from Dubuque to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), including transfers.

More details

Dubuque to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, depart from Dubuque, IA station.

More details

The best way to get from Dubuque to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to fly which takes 1 h 15 min and costs $180 - $390. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $60 - $75 and takes 4 h 54 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Dubuque Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

Search flights

Dubuque to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) bus services, operated by Vangalder Bus, arrive at Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport station.

More details

Map of how to get from Dubuque to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD).
Launch map view
  • Distance: 146.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

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

American Airlines flies from Dubuque to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dubuque to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) via Rockford, IL and Rockford,IL-Rockford Bus Terminal in around 4 h 54 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dubuque to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Vangalder Bus
Phone
+1 608-752-5407
Email
vangalder@coachusa.com
Bus from Rockford,IL-Rockford Bus Terminal to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Dubuque to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 166 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to drive from Dubuque to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD).

Get driving directions

American Airlines offers flights from Dubuque Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport.

Search flights

There are 264+ hotels available in Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD). Prices start at $74 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Dubuque to Dubuque Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs $30 - $40.

More details