There are 5 ways to get from Oconomowoc to Chicago by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Collins & Cross Parking Lot to Wisconsin Ave. & 5th St. 904 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago, Il 4727 / ...

$17 - $38

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Bus, train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Collins & Cross Parking Lot to Wisconsin Ave. & 5th St. 904 / ...
  2. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Chicago Union Station Hiawatha Service

$27 - $28

Bus Coach USA  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Collins & Cross Parking Lot to Wisconsin Ave. & 5th St. 904 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport Airport Express to Chicago O'hare / ...

$25 - $43

Drive  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Oconomowoc to Chicago 122.5 miles

$12 - $18

Bus, fly  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Collins & Cross Parking Lot to Wisconsin Ave. & 5th St.
  2. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) MKE - ORD

$117 - $381

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The cheapest way to get from Oconomowoc to Chicago is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oconomowoc to Chicago is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oconomowoc to Chicago. However, there are services departing from Collins & Cross Parking Lot and arriving at Chicago, Il via Milwaukee, Wi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 17 min.

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The distance between Oconomowoc and Chicago is 97 miles. The road distance is 122.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Oconomowoc to Chicago without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 17 min and costs $17 - $40.

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It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to get from Oconomowoc to Chicago, including transfers.

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Oconomowoc to Chicago bus services, operated by Waukesha Metro, depart from Collins & Cross Parking Lot station.

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The quickest flight from Milwaukee Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Oconomowoc to Chicago bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Chicago, Il station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oconomowoc to Chicago is 123 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to drive from Oconomowoc to Chicago.

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  • Distance: 96.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 17 min

What companies run services between Oconomowoc, WI, USA and Chicago, IL, USA?

You can take a bus from Oconomowoc to Chicago via Wisconsin Ave. & 5th St. and Milwaukee, Wi in around 3 h 17 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
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 Milwaukee to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25
Bus operators
Waukesha Metro
Website
waukesha-wi.gov
Bus from Collins & Cross Parking Lot to Wisconsin Ave. & 5th St.
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
waukesha-wi.gov
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
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