There are 10 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 O'Hare  •  9 h 50 min

  1. YEG - ORD

$178 - $361

9 alternative options

Fly Edmonton to Chicago Midway  •  10 h 2 min

  1. YEG - MDW

$208 - $390

Fly Edmonton to South Bend, bus  •  11 h 15 min

  1. YEG - SBN

$321 - $1,341

Fly Edmonton to Milwaukee, train  •  12 h 2 min

  1. YEG - MKE

$256 - $532

Bus to Calgary, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  9 h 47 min

  1. YYC - ORD

$250 - $507

Train via Detroit Amtrak  •  2 days 19 h

$307 - $1,081

Train, bus  •  2 days 21 h

  1. VIA Rail
  2. 5515

$269 - $962

Bus  •  2 days 22 h

$272 - $627

Train  •  3 days 2 h

$321 - $1,129

Drive  •  29 h 46 min

  1. 1679.1 miles

$220 - $330

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

WestJet, Delta and three other airlines fly from Edmonton to Chicago hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Edmonton to Chicago via Edmonton, Toronto, Windsor, and Detroit Amtrak in around 2 days 19 h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
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 Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Edmonton to Milwaukee via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,800
Flights from Edmonton to Milwaukee via Fort McMurray, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Flights from Edmonton to Milwaukee via Calgary, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Flights from Calgary to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Calgary to Chicago O'Hare via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Calgary to Chicago O'Hare via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Calgary to Chicago O'Hare via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago Midway via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Edmonton to South Bend via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 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 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $2,500
Flights from Edmonton to South Bend via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
11 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,100
Flights from Edmonton to South Bend via Toronto, Detroit
Ave. Duration
9 h 8 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Edmonton to Milwaukee via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Edmonton to Milwaukee via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Calgary to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $950
Flights from Calgary to Chicago O'Hare via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Calgary to Chicago O'Hare via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Edmonton to South Bend via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,900
Flights from Edmonton to Milwaukee via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Edmonton to Milwaukee via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Calgary to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Calgary to Chicago O'Hare via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Calgary
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Edmonton to Milwaukee via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Calgary to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago Midway via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago Midway via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago Midway via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Calgary to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Calgary to Chicago O'Hare via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Edmonton to Chicago O'Hare via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak
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
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
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
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
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Edmonton to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2 days 7 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
Train from Toronto to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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 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
Red Arrow
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 Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edmonton and Chicago is 2308 km. The road distance is 2687 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edmonton to Chicago is to drive which costs $280 - $420 and takes 29 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Edmonton to Chicago is to bus and fly which takes 9 h 47 min and costs $320 - $700.

No, there is no direct bus from Edmonton to Chicago. However, there are services departing from Edmonton - Downtown Office and arriving at Chicago, Il via Sb 1 St Sw @ 10 Av Sw, Calgary, AB and Toronto, On. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 22 h.

It takes approximately 9 h 50 min to get from Edmonton to Chicago, including transfers.