There are 6 ways to get from Idaho Falls to Chicago by plane, train, shuttle 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 Idaho Falls to Chicago O'Hare  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Idaho Falls (IDA) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) IDA - ORD

$217 - $934

5 alternative options

Fly Idaho Falls to Chicago Midway  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Idaho Falls (IDA) to Chicago Midway (MDW) IDA - MDW

$237 - $983

Fly Jackson to Chicago O'Hare  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Jackson (JAC) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) JAC - ORD

$310 - $1,356

Fly Idaho Falls to Milwaukee, train  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Idaho Falls (IDA) to Milwaukee (MKE) IDA - MKE
  2. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak

$272 - $1,070

Shuttle, train  •  39 h 44 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Idaho Falls,ID to Brigham City, UT
  2. Take the train from Ogden Station to Salt Lake Central Station 750
  3. Take the train from Salt Lake City Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak

Drive  •  23 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Idaho Falls to Chicago 1488.4 miles

$140 - $220

What companies run services between Idaho Falls, ID, USA and Chicago, IL, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Idaho Falls to Chicago hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Idaho Falls to Chicago O'Hare via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Idaho Falls to Chicago O'Hare via Denver, Lincoln
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Idaho Falls to Chicago O'Hare via Denver, Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
8 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Idaho Falls to Chicago O'Hare via Denver, Kansas City
Ave. Duration
8 h 38 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Idaho Falls to Chicago O'Hare via Denver, Omaha
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Idaho Falls to Chicago O'Hare via Denver, Sioux Falls
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Idaho Falls to Chicago O'Hare via Denver, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
9 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Jackson to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Jackson to Chicago O'Hare via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Idaho Falls to Milwaukee via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Idaho Falls to Milwaukee via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Idaho Falls to Chicago O'Hare via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Idaho Falls to Chicago O'Hare via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Idaho Falls to Chicago Midway via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Idaho Falls to Chicago Midway via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Jackson to Chicago O'Hare via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
Flights from Idaho Falls to Milwaukee via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Idaho Falls to Milwaukee via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Idaho Falls to Milwaukee via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Idaho Falls to Milwaukee via Salt Lake City, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Idaho Falls to Chicago Midway via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Idaho Falls to Chicago Midway via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Jackson to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,900
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
$25
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25
Train from Salt Lake City Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$360 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$430 - $600
Room
$750 - $1,100
Utah Transit Authority
Website
rideuta.com
Train from Ogden Station to Salt Lake Central Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
rideuta.com
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Idaho Falls and Chicago is 1996 km. The road distance is 2381 km.

The cheapest way to get from Idaho Falls to Chicago is to drive which costs $140 - $220 and takes 23 h 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Idaho Falls to Chicago is to fly which takes 5 h 30 min and costs $230 - $1,000.

It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Idaho Falls to Chicago, including transfers.