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There are 6 ways to get from O'Hare to Kalamazoo by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo Amtrak Station Wolverine / ...

$32 - $84

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Bus Greyhound Canada  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Kalamazoo, MI 5509 / 5534 / ...

$22 - $52

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Kalamazoo, Mi 5508 / ...

$30 - $70

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from O'Hare to Kalamazoo 162.4 miles

$15 - $23

Bus, fly to Kalamazoo  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from East River Rd & Ainslie to Cumberland Blue Line Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Kalamazoo (AZO) ORD - AZO

$176 - $477

Fly to South Bend, bus  •  4 h 56 min

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

$316 - $634

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The cheapest way to get from O'Hare to Kalamazoo is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from O'Hare to Kalamazoo is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from O'Hare to Kalamazoo. However, there are services departing from East River Rd & Ainslie and arriving at Kalamazoo, Mi via Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Il and Chicago, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 9 min.

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The distance between O'Hare and Kalamazoo is 119 miles. The road distance is 162.4 miles.

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The best way to get from O'Hare to Kalamazoo without a car is to train which takes 3 h 53 min and costs $30 - $85.

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It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to get from O'Hare to Kalamazoo, including transfers.

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O'Hare to Kalamazoo bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Chicago, Il station.

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The best way to get from O'Hare to Kalamazoo is to train which takes 3 h 53 min and costs $30 - $85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $22 - $55 and takes 4 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Kalamazoo Airport is the direct flight which takes 48 min.

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O'Hare to Kalamazoo bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Kalamazoo, Mi station.

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Map of how to get from O'Hare to Kalamazoo.
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  • Distance: 118.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 53 min

What companies run services between O'Hare, IL, USA and Kalamazoo, MI, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from O'Hare to Kalamazoo 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $80 and the journey takes 2 h 6 min. Alternatively, Greyhound Canada operates a bus from O'Hare to Kalamazoo 4 times a day. Tickets cost $18 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 47 min. Indian Trails also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kalamazoo
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to South Bend
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kalamazoo
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 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
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Chicago, IL to Kalamazoo, MI
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$18 - $26
Online Fare
$21 - $40
Standard Fare
$30 - $45
Refundable
$35 - $50
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Kalamazoo
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $45
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.

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 Chicago, Il to Kalamazoo, Mi
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Chicago Transit (CTA)

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Kalamazoo is 1 h ahead of O'Hare. It is currently 8:07 AM in O'Hare and 9:07 AM in Kalamazoo.

Yes, the driving distance between O'Hare to Kalamazoo is 162 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to drive from O'Hare to Kalamazoo.

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

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There are 32+ hotels available in Kalamazoo. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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