There are 9 ways to get from Edmonton 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 Edmonton to Chicago Midway  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Chicago Midway (MDW) YEG - MDW

$208 - $390

Cheapest option

Fly Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) YEG - ORD

$178 - $361

7 alternative options

Bus to Calgary, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Edmonton - Downtown Office to Calgary International Airport
  2. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) YYC - ORD

$249 - $506

Fly Edmonton to South Bend, bus  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to South Bend (SBN) YEG - SBN
  2. Take the bus from South Bend, In to Chicago, Il

$321 - $1,341

Fly Edmonton to Milwaukee, train  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Milwaukee (MKE) YEG - MKE
  2. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak

$253 - $497

Bus, train  •  2 days 20 h

  1. Take the bus from Edmonton, AB to Calgary, AB
  2. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Coquitlam, BC
  3. Take the bus from Coquitlam, Bc to Everett, Wa
  4. Take the train from Everett Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak

$347 - $1,022

Bus  •  2 days 21 h

  1. Take the bus from Edmonton - Downtown Office to Calgary Downtown Office
  2. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
  3. Take the bus from Toronto, On to Chicago, Il

$272 - $626

Train  •  3 days 5 h

  1. Take the train from Edmonton to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Windsor
  3. Take the train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak

$314 - $1,078

Drive  •  29 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Edmonton to Chicago 1679.1 miles

$220 - $330

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edmonton to Chicago is to drive which costs $290 - $420 and takes 29 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edmonton to Chicago is to fly which costs $270 - $550 and takes 9 h 37 min.

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The distance between Edmonton and Chicago is 2308 km. The road distance is 2686.6 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 37 min to get from Edmonton to Chicago, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Edmonton to Chicago.
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  • Distance: 1442.7 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 37 min

What companies run services between Edmonton, AB, Canada and Chicago, IL, USA?

Delta, WestJet and two other airlines fly from Edmonton to Chicago every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edmonton to Chicago via Calgary Downtown Office, WB 1 Street SW CTrain Station, WB Sunalta CTrain Station, Calgary, AB, Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street, and Toronto, On in around 2 days 21 h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Montreal
Ave. Duration
9 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Calgary to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Calgary to Chicago O'Hare via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Calgary to Chicago O'Hare via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Calgary to Chicago O'Hare via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Edmonton to Milwaukee via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,800
Flights from Edmonton to Milwaukee via Calgary, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago Midway via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago Midway via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago Midway via Calgary, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago Midway via Toronto, Detroit
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Calgary to Chicago O'Hare via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Calgary to Chicago O'Hare via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Edmonton to South Bend via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $2,000
Flights from Edmonton to South Bend via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,500
Flights from Edmonton to South Bend via Calgary, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $2,000
Flights from Edmonton to South Bend via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,100
Flights from Edmonton to South Bend via Seattle, Detroit
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $2,600
Flights from Edmonton to South Bend via Toronto, Detroit
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Edmonton to Milwaukee via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Edmonton to Milwaukee via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Edmonton to Milwaukee via Calgary, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Calgary to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Calgary to Chicago O'Hare via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Edmonton to South Bend via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,900
Flights from Edmonton to Milwaukee via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Calgary to Chicago O'Hare via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Edmonton to Milwaukee via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Edmonton to Milwaukee via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Edmonton to Milwaukee via Calgary, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Flights from Calgary to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago Midway via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25
Train from Everett Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
44 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$260 - $390
Flexi Coach Seat
$470 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Edmonton to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2 days 18 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$210 - $300
Economy
$410 - $550
Economy Plus
$550 - $800
Business
$600 - $850
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,000 - $1,500
Train from Toronto to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Red Arrow
Phone
1-800-232-1958
Email
info@redarrow.ca
Website
redarrow.ca
Bus from Edmonton - Downtown Office to Calgary International Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
redarrow.ca
Bus from Edmonton - Downtown Office to Calgary Downtown Office
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
redarrow.ca
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
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 Coquitlam, Bc to Everett, Wa
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $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
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Edmonton, AB to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$21 - $30
Online Fare
$26 - $45
Standard Fare
$35 - $55
Refundable
$40 - $60
Bus from Calgary, AB to Coquitlam, BC
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$50 - $75
Online Fare
$70 - $100
Standard Fare
$85 - $130
Refundable
$95 - $140
Bus from Calgary, AB to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
Ave. Duration
2 days 4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$170 - $250
Online Fare
$240 - $320
Standard Fare
$290 - $420
Refundable
$310 - $450

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