There are 8 ways to get from Kalamazoo to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) by plane, bus, train, subway 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 from Kalamazoo  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Kalamazoo (AZO) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) AZO - ORD

$172 - $472

Cheapest option

Bus, subway  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Kalamazoo, MI to Chicago, IL 5515 / ...
  2. Take the subway from Clinton-Blue to O'Hare Blue Line

$20 - $50

6 alternative options

Bus to South Bend, fly  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Kalamazoo, MI to South Bend, IN
  2. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) SBN - ORD

$312 - $629

Bus to Grand Rapids, fly  •  4 h 28 min

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

$80 - $293

Bus, bus to Muskegon, fly  •  4 h 43 min

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

$212 - $463

Train, subway  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Kalamazoo Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Wolverine / ...
  2. Take the subway from Clinton-Blue to O'Hare Blue Line

$36 - $82

Bus  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Kalamazoo, Mi to Chicago, Il 5515 / ...

$30 - $67

Drive  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Kalamazoo to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) 164.7 miles

$16 - $24

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kalamazoo to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kalamazoo to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to fly which costs $170 - $480 and takes 2 h 19 min.

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The distance between Kalamazoo and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 121 miles. The road distance is 164.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Kalamazoo to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) without a car is to train and subway which takes 3 h 14 min and costs $35 - $85.

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Kalamazoo to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Kalamazoo to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to fly which takes 2 h 19 min and costs $170 - $480. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $70 and takes 3 h 46 min.

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

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Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 1 h behind Kalamazoo. It is currently 7:54 PM in Kalamazoo and 6:54 PM in Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD).

Map of how to get from Kalamazoo to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD).
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  • Distance: 121.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 19 min

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

United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Kalamazoo to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) every 4 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Kalamazoo to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kalamazoo to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Flights from South Bend to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Grand Rapids to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Muskegon to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Kalamazoo to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Grand Rapids to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Kalamazoo Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $55
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Kalamazoo to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
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 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 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
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Kalamazoo, MI to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$18 - $26
Online Fare
$21 - $40
Standard Fare
$30 - $45
Refundable
$35 - $55

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