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There are 6 ways to get from Rockford to Arkansas by bus, plane, car or train

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Bus, fly to Fayetteville  •  4h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Rockford,IL-Rockford Bus Terminal to Chicago - OHare Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Fayetteville (XNA) ORD - XNA

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Bus, fly to Little Rock  •  5h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Rockford,IL-Rockford Bus Terminal to Chicago - OHare Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Little Rock (LIT) ORD - LIT

Bus, fly to Memphis, drive  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Rockford,IL-Rockford Bus Terminal to Chicago - OHare Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Memphis (MEM) ORD - MEM
  3. Drive from Memphis to Jonesboro

Bus, fly to Springfield, drive  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Rockford,IL-Rockford Bus Terminal to Chicago - OHare Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Springfield (SGF) ORD - SGF
  3. Drive from Springfield to Rogers

Bus, train  •  16h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Rockford Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Little Rock Union Station Texas Eagle

Drive  •  11h 20m

  1. Drive from Rockford to Little Rock 702.4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Rockford to Arkansas is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 11h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Rockford to Arkansas is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 11h 20m.

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The distance between Rockford and Arkansas is 524 miles. The road distance is 702.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Rockford to Arkansas without a car is to bus and train which takes 16h 37m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 48m to get from Rockford to Arkansas, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Fayetteville Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rockford to Arkansas is 702 miles. It takes approximately 11h 20m to drive from Rockford to Arkansas.

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

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There are 19+ hotels available in Arkansas. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rockford to Arkansas.
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  • Distance: 523.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 48m

What companies run services between Rockford, IL, USA and Arkansas, USA?

There is no direct connection from Rockford to Arkansas. However, you can take the taxi to Rockford,IL-Rockford Bus Terminal, take the bus to Chicago - OHare Airport, take the walk to Chicago O'Hare airport, fly to Fayetteville, then take the taxi to Rogers. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Rockford,IL-Rockford Bus Terminal, take the bus to Chicago - OHare Airport, take the walk to Chicago O'Hare airport, fly to Little Rock, take the walk to Little Rock Airport, take the line 20 bus to River Cities Center, then take the line 10 bus to North Little Rock.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Fayetteville
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Fayetteville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Little Rock
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $430
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Memphis
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $480
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Fayetteville
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Little Rock
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $460
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Memphis
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $330
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Little Rock Union Station
Ave. Duration
13h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Premium
$270 - $370
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Seat
$140 - $210
Bus operators
Vangalder Bus
Phone
+1 608-752-5407
Email
vangalder@coachusa.com
Bus from Rockford,IL-Rockford Bus Terminal to Chicago - OHare Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com
Bus from Rockford,IL-Rockford Bus Terminal to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Rockford Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com

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