There are 6 ways to get from Las Vegas to Chicago by plane, bus, 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

Fly to Chicago Midway  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Chicago Midway (MDW) LAS - MDW

$124 - $710

Cheapest option

Fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) LAS - ORD

$74 - $461

4 alternative options

Fly to South Bend, bus  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to South Bend (SBN) LAS - SBN
  2. Take the bus from South Bend, In to Chicago, Il

$247 - $791

Bus, train  •  38 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Las Vegas Downtown to Kingman FlixBus
  2. Take the train from Kingman Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Southwest Chief

$236 - $713

Bus  •  39 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to St Louis, Mo 1684 / ...
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Chicago, Il 1158

$180 - $455

Drive  •  27 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Las Vegas to Chicago 1773.8 miles

$170 - $260

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Las Vegas to Chicago is to fly which costs $70 - $470 and takes 5 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Las Vegas to Chicago is to fly which costs $120 - $750 and takes 5 h 21 min.

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The distance between Las Vegas and Chicago is 1530 miles. The road distance is 1773.8 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from Las Vegas to Chicago, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Las Vegas to Chicago. However, there are services departing from Las Vegas, Nv and arriving at Chicago, Il via St Louis, Mo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Las Vegas, NV, USA and Chicago, IL, USA?

Southwest Airlines flies from Las Vegas to Chicago hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Las Vegas to Chicago via St Louis, Mo in around 39 h 30 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Las Vegas to Chicago O'Hare via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Las Vegas to South Bend via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Chicago O'Hare via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Las Vegas to South Bend via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Las Vegas to South Bend via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Las Vegas to South Bend via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Las Vegas to South Bend via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Las Vegas to South Bend
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Kingman Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
35 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$230 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$410 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$490 - $700
Room
$850 - $1,200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from South Bend, In to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
33 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$150 - $380
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$150 - $250
Flexible
$290 - $380
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Las Vegas Downtown to Kingman
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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