There are 9 ways to get from Grand Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) by bus, plane, 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

Line 6 bus to Grand Rapids, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 6 bus from Division & Library to Kentwood Station - Woodland
  2. Fly from Grand Rapids (GRR) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) GRR - ORD

$72 - $242

Cheapest option

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Grand Rapids, MI to Kalamazoo, MI 8465
  2. Take the bus from Kalamazoo, Mi to Chicago, Il 5515 / ...

$30 - $67

7 alternative options

Bus to Muskegon, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Grand Rapids, Mi to Muskegon, Mi
  2. Fly from Muskegon (MKG) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) MKG - ORD

$202 - $409

Amtrak Thruway to Kalamazoo, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Grand Rapids, MI to Kalamazoo, MI
  2. Fly from Kalamazoo (AZO) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) AZO - ORD

$186 - $489

Bus to Lansing, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Grand Rapids, Mi to Lansing, Mi
  2. Fly from Lansing (LAN) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) LAN - ORD

$136 - $733

Line 6 bus to Grand Rapids, fly to Chicago Midway  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 6 bus from Division & Library to Kentwood Station - Woodland
  2. Fly from Grand Rapids (GRR) to Chicago Midway (MDW) GRR - MDW

$100 - $371

Train  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Rapids Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Pere Marquette

$41 - $96

Bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Chicago Union Station 1482-33 / ...

$34 - $57

Drive  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Grand Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) 195.3 miles

$19 - $28

What companies run services between Grand Rapids, MI, USA and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Grand Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $95 and the journey takes 4 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Grand Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) via Kalamazoo, MI, Kalamazoo, Mi, Chicago, Il, Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Il, and Cumberland in around 5 h 12 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Muskegon to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Kalamazoo to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Flights from Lansing to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Kalamazoo to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Lansing to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Lansing to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Grand Rapids Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Bus operators
Rapid Transport
Website
ridetherapid.org
Bus from Division & Library to Kentwood Station - Woodland
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ridetherapid.org
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Grand Rapids, Mi to Muskegon, Mi
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from Grand Rapids, Mi to Lansing, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $30
Bus from Kalamazoo, Mi to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Lansing
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Grand Rapids and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 214 km. The road distance is 312 km.

The cheapest way to get from Grand Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from Grand Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to Amtrak Thruway and fly which takes 3 h 5 min and costs $180 - $490.

It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to get from Grand Rapids to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), including transfers.