There are 7 ways to get from Fort Worth to Elgin by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to Chicago O'Hare, bus  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from T&P Station to Centreport Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) DFW - ORD
  3. Take the bus from Rosemont CTA Station to Elgin Transportation Center

$103 - $294

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Train to Dallas, fly to Chicago Midway, train  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from T&P Station to Victory Station
  2. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to Chicago Midway (MDW) DAL - MDW
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Elgin

$148 - $382

Train to Dallas, fly to Milwaukee, bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the train from T&P Station to Victory Station
  2. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to Milwaukee (MKE) DAL - MKE
  3. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Airport to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport

$143 - $459

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Milwaukee, bus  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Milwaukee (MKE) DFW - MKE
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Airport to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport

$133 - $399

Train  •  25 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Chicago Union Station Texas Eagle
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Elgin Md-W

$143 - $398

Bus  •  25 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Dallas, Tx 1408 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Chicago, Il 1500

$117 - $284

Drive  •  16 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Fort Worth to Elgin 956.5 miles

$90 - $140

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No, there is no direct train from Fort Worth to Elgin. However, there are services departing from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center and arriving at Elgin via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 16 min.

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The distance between Fort Worth and Elgin is 816 miles. The road distance is 956.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Worth to Elgin without a car is to train which takes 25 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from Fort Worth to Elgin, including transfers.

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Fort Worth to Elgin train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center station.

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The best way to get from Fort Worth to Elgin is to train which takes 25 h 16 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 25 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 18 min.

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Fort Worth to Elgin train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Elgin station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Worth to Elgin is 956 miles. It takes approximately 16 h 1 min to drive from Fort Worth to Elgin.

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Spirit Airlines, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport.

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Map of how to get from Fort Worth to Elgin.
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  • Distance: 816.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 11 min

What companies run services between Fort Worth, TX, USA and Elgin, IL, USA?

You can take a train from Fort Worth to Elgin via Chicago Union Station in around 25 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort Worth to Elgin via Dallas, Tx, Chicago, Il, Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Il, Cumberland, Rosemont, and Rosemont CTA Station in around 25 h 45 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dallas to Chicago Midway via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dallas to Chicago Midway via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dallas to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Dallas to Milwaukee via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Dallas to Milwaukee via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Dallas to Milwaukee via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Dallas to Milwaukee via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Dallas to Milwaukee via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Dallas to Milwaukee via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Chicago O'Hare via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Chicago O'Hare via Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Chicago O'Hare via Fayetteville
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Milwaukee via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Milwaukee via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dallas to Milwaukee via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Milwaukee via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Train operators
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Phone
214-979-1111
Website
dart.org
Train from T&P Station to Centreport Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
Train from T&P Station to Victory Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Elgin
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
metrarail.com
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
23 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Bus operators
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Rosemont CTA Station to Elgin Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Coach USA
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 Ft Worth, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $21
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
21 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $240

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