There are 5 ways to get from Little Rock to Chicago by plane, train, bus 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  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Little Rock (LIT) to Chicago Midway (MDW) LIT - MDW

$183 - $485

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Little Rock, Ar to Chicago, Il 1500

$60 - $170

3 alternative options

Fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Little Rock (LIT) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) LIT - ORD

$183 - $386

Train  •  14 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Little Rock Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Texas Eagle

$90 - $250

Drive  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Little Rock to Chicago 654.4 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Little Rock to Chicago is to bus which costs $60 - $170 and takes 14 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Little Rock to Chicago is to fly which costs $180 - $390 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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The distance between Little Rock and Chicago is 557 miles. The road distance is 654.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to get from Little Rock to Chicago, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Little Rock, Ar and arriving at Chicago, Il. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Little Rock Union Station Amtrak station and arriving at Chicago Union Station Amtrak station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 h 13 min.

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What companies run services between Little Rock, AR, USA and Chicago, IL, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Little Rock to Chicago hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Little Rock to Chicago once daily. Tickets cost $90 - $250 and the journey takes 14 h 13 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Little Rock to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Little Rock to Chicago O'Hare via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Little Rock to Chicago Midway via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Little Rock to Chicago Midway via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Little Rock to Chicago O'Hare via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Little Rock to Chicago Midway via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Little Rock to Chicago Midway via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Little Rock to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Little Rock Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $250
Room
$370 - $550
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Little Rock, Ar to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170

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