There are 5 ways to get from Madison to Schaumburg by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & N Park to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport

$34 - $35

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Drive  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Madison to Schaumburg 121.7 miles

$11 - $18

Line 02 bus to Madison, fly, line 600 bus  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the line 02 bus from W Johnson & N Lake to North Transfer Point
  2. Fly from Madison (MSN) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) MSN - ORD
  3. Take the line 600 bus from Rosemont CTA Station to Northwest Transportation Center

$198 - $559

Bus to Milwaukee, fly  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison to Milwaukee
  2. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) MKE - ORD

$137 - $420

Bus to Dubuque, fly  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin to Dubuque, IA
  2. Fly from Dubuque (DBQ) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) DBQ - ORD

$212 - $428

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The cheapest way to get from Madison to Schaumburg is to drive which costs $11 - $18 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madison to Schaumburg is to drive which costs $11 - $18 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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The distance between Madison and Schaumburg is 99 miles. The road distance is 121.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Madison to Schaumburg without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 50 min and costs $34 - $35.

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It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Madison to Schaumburg, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Madison Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport is the direct flight which takes 54 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madison to Schaumburg is 122 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to drive from Madison to Schaumburg.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Madison Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport.

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There are 220+ hotels available in Schaumburg. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Madison to Schaumburg.
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  • Distance: 98.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 50 min

What companies run services between Madison, WI, USA and Schaumburg, IL, USA?

Vangalder Bus operates a bus from Madison to Schaumburg hourly. Tickets cost $30 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Madison to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Milwaukee to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $490
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Madison to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Milwaukee to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Dubuque to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Bus operators
Vangalder Bus
Phone
+1 608-752-5407
Email
vangalder@coachusa.com
Bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & N Park to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com
Metro Transit-City of Madison
Website
cityofmadison.com
Bus from W Johnson & N Lake to North Transfer Point
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cityofmadison.com
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Rosemont CTA Station to Northwest Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Madison to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Badger Bus
Website
badgerbus.com
Bus from Madison, WI - Chazen UW Madison to Milwaukee, WI
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Schedules at
badgerbus.com
Book at
badgerbus.com
Lamers Bus Lines
Phone
+1 800-236-1240
Website
golamers.com
Bus from Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin to Dubuque, IA
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com

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