There are 6 ways to get from Paducah to Chicago by plane, car, bus or train

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 Paducah  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Paducah (PAH) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) PAH - ORD

$126 - $373

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  11 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Paducah, Ky to Chicago, Il 1158

$53 - $129

4 alternative options

Drive to Cape Girardeau, fly  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Paducah to Cape Girardeau
  2. Fly from Cape Girardeau (CGI) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) CGI - ORD

$86 - $407

Bus, train  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Paducah, Ky to Carbondale 4700 / ...
  2. Take the train from Carbondale Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Illini / ...

$72 - $184

Bus via Bloomington, IN  •  14 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Paducah, KY to Bloomington, IN Memphis
  2. Take the bus from Bloomington, IN to Chicago, IL Louisville

$107 - $149

Drive  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Paducah to Chicago 375.8 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paducah to Chicago is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paducah to Chicago is to fly which costs $120 - $380 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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The distance between Paducah and Chicago is 337 miles. The road distance is 375.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to get from Paducah to Chicago, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Paducah Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 33 min.

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Map of how to get from Paducah to Chicago.
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  • Distance: 337.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 34 min

What companies run services between Paducah, KY, USA and Chicago, IL, USA?

United Airlines flies from Paducah to Chicago twice daily. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Paducah to Chicago every 3 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 11 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Paducah to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $400
Flights from Cape Girardeau to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Cape Girardeau to Chicago O'Hare via Quincy
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Carbondale Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
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 Paducah, Ky to Carbondale
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Paducah, Ky to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Paducah, KY to Bloomington, IN
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bus from Bloomington, IN to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Book at
hoosierride.com

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