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

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Fly Quincy to Chicago O'Hare  •  2h 26m

  1. Fly from Quincy (UIN) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) UIN - ORD

$111 - $426

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Train  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the train from Quincy Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station Carl Sandburg / ...

$53 - $76

3 alternative options

Bus to St. Louis, fly to Chicago Midway  •  5h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Quincy, IL to Lambert-St. Louis International Airport
  2. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Chicago Midway (MDW) STL - MDW

$151 - $344

Bus  •  8h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Quincy, IL to Burlington, IA 1490
  2. Take the bus from Burlington, IA to Chicago, IL 1491 / ...

$62 - $96

Drive  •  5h 13m

  1. Drive from Quincy to Chicago 316.5 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Quincy to Chicago is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Quincy to Chicago is to fly which costs $110 - $430 and takes 2h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Quincy to Chicago. However, there are services departing from Quincy, IL and arriving at Chicago, IL via Burlington, IA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 45m.

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The distance between Quincy and Chicago is 240 miles. The road distance is 316.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Quincy to Chicago without a car is to train which takes 4h 27m and costs $50 - $80.

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It takes approximately 2h 26m to get from Quincy to Chicago, including transfers.

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Quincy to Chicago bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, depart from Quincy, IL station.

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The best way to get from Quincy to Chicago is to fly which takes 2h 26m and costs $110 - $430. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $50 - $80 and takes 4h 27m, you could also bus, which costs $60 - $100 and takes 8h 45m.

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The quickest flight from Quincy Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 22m.

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Quincy to Chicago bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, arrive at Chicago, IL station.

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  • Distance: 240.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 26m

What companies run services between Quincy, IL, USA and Chicago, IL, USA?

United Airlines flies from Quincy to Chicago twice daily. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Quincy to Chicago twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 4h 21m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from St. Louis to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Quincy to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Quincy Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$70 - $110
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Quincy, IL to Lambert-St. Louis International Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
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burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Quincy, IL to Burlington, IA
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
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burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Burlington, IA to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Quincy to Chicago is 317 miles. It takes approximately 5h 13m to drive from Quincy to Chicago.

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United Airlines offers flights from Quincy Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport.

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There are 959+ hotels available in Chicago. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Quincy to Quincy Airport is to taxi which takes 17m and costs $30 - $45.

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