There are 6 ways to get from Midland to Chicago by plane, bus, taxi, 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 from Saginaw  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Saginaw (MBS) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) MBS - ORD

$135 - $352

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Saginaw, MI to Flint 1482-27 / ...
  2. Take the train from Flint Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Blue Water

$92 - $178

4 alternative options

Bus to Flint, fly  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Saginaw, MI to Flint Airport
  2. Fly from Flint (FNT) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) FNT - ORD

$125 - $454

Taxi, bus, train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Midland to Alma, MI
  2. Take the bus from Alma, MI to East Lansing, MI
  3. Take the train from East Lansing Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak

$97 - $179

Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails, bus  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Bay City to Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Kalamazoo, Mi to Chicago, Il 5515 / ...

Drive  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Midland to Chicago 301.1 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Midland to Chicago is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Midland to Chicago is to fly which costs $130 - $360 and takes 2 h 14 min.

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The distance between Midland and Chicago is 211 miles. The road distance is 301.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to get from Midland to Chicago, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Midland, MI, USA and Chicago, IL, USA?

United Airlines and Delta fly from Midland to Chicago 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Midland to Chicago via Bay City, Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak, and Kalamazoo, Mi in around 8 h 39 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Saginaw to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Flint to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Flint to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Saginaw to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from East Lansing Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Flint Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Saginaw, MI to Flint Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Alma, MI to East Lansing, MI
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Saginaw, MI to Flint
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Saginaw to Flint
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bay City to Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
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 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
Other operators
Taxi from Midland to Alma, MI
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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