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Fly  •  2h 13m

  1. Fly from Evansville (EVV) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) EVV - ORD

$102 - $378

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Bus  •  12h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Evansville, In to Chicago, Il 1162

$50 - $75

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Bus, train  •  10h

  1. Take the bus from Evansville, In to Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis 1162 / ...
  2. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Chicago Union Station Lincoln Service / ...

$63 - $92

Bus via Bloomington  •  11h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Evansville, IN to Bloomington, IN Memphis
  2. Take the bus from Bloomington, IN to Chicago, IL Louisville

$89 - $120

Drive  •  5h 53m

  1. Drive from Evansville to Chicago 343.1 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Evansville to Chicago is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Evansville to Chicago is to fly which costs $100 - $380 and takes 2h 13m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Evansville, In and arriving at Chicago, Il. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12h 15m.

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The distance between Evansville and Chicago is 271 miles. The road distance is 343.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Evansville to Chicago without a car is to bus and train which takes 10h and costs $60 - $95.

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It takes approximately 2h 13m to get from Evansville to Chicago, including transfers.

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Evansville to Chicago bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Evansville, In station.

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The best way to get from Evansville to Chicago is to fly which takes 2h 13m and costs $100 - $380. Alternatively, you can bus via Bloomington, which costs $85 - $120 and takes 11h 11m.

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The quickest flight from Evansville Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 14m.

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Evansville to Chicago bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Chicago, Il station.

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  • Distance: 271.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 13m

What companies run services between Evansville, IN, USA and Chicago, IL, USA?

United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Evansville to Chicago 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Evansville to Chicago via Bloomington, IN and Bloomington, IN in around 11h 11m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Evansville to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $350
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Evansville to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Evansville, In to Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $65
Bus from Evansville, In to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Evansville, IN to Bloomington, IN
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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hoosierride.com
Bus from Bloomington, IN to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
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hoosierride.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Evansville to Chicago is 343 miles. It takes approximately 5h 53m to drive from Evansville to Chicago.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Evansville Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport.

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The best way to get from Evansville to Evansville Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs $19 - $24.

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