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There are 9 ways to get from Sarnia to Chicago by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Port Huron Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station Blue Water

$55 - $150

Cheapest option

Bus, Megabus  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Huron Amtrak to Detroit Amtrak 0369
  2. Take the Megabus from Detroit, MI - Cass/Woodward to Chicago

$48 - $67

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Train, bus  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Port Huron Amtrak Station to Flint Amtrak Station Blue Water
  2. Take the bus from Flint to Chicago Union Station 1482-25 / ...

$66 - $105

Drive  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Sarnia to Chicago 341.7 miles

$45 - $70

Train to Flint, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Port Huron Amtrak Station to Flint Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Flint (FNT) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) FNT - ORD

$107 - $451

Bus to Detroit, fly to Chicago Midway  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Huron Amtrak to Detroit Amtrak
  2. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Chicago Midway (MDW) DTW - MDW

$162 - $326

Bus to Detroit, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Huron Amtrak to Detroit Amtrak
  2. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) DTW - ORD

$152 - $377

Train, bus to Saginaw, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Port Huron Amtrak Station to Flint Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Flint to Saginaw, MI
  3. Fly from Saginaw (MBS) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) MBS - ORD

$170 - $454

Train to Lansing, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Port Huron Amtrak Station to East Lansing Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Lansing (LAN) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) LAN - ORD

$161 - $780

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sarnia to Chicago is to drive which costs $55 - $90 and takes 5 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sarnia to Chicago is to train and fly which costs $140 - $600 and takes 5 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sarnia to Chicago. However, there are services departing from Port Huron Amtrak and arriving at Chicago via Woodward & Milwaukee and Detroit, MI - Cass/Woodward. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Port Huron Amtrak Station station and arriving at Chicago Union Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 25 min.

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The distance between Sarnia and Chicago is 446 km. The road distance is 546.8 km.

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The best way to get from Sarnia to Chicago without a car is to train which takes 6 h 25 min and costs $70 - $190.

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The train from Port Huron Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station takes 6 h 25 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Sarnia to Chicago bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Port Huron Amtrak station.

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Sarnia to Chicago train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Port Huron Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Sarnia to Chicago is to train which takes 6 h 25 min and costs $70 - $190. Alternatively, you can bus and Megabus, which costs $60 - $90 and takes 8 h 14 min.

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Map of how to get from Sarnia to Chicago.
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  • Distance: 278.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 25 min

What companies run services between Sarnia, ON, Canada and Chicago, IL, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Sarnia to Chicago once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $150 and the journey takes 6 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sarnia to Chicago via Detroit Amtrak, Woodward & Milwaukee, Woodward & Forest, and Detroit, MI - Cass/Woodward in around 8 h 14 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Flint to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Detroit to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Saginaw to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Lansing to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Detroit to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Detroit to Chicago O'Hare via Covington
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Saginaw to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Flint to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Detroit to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Lansing to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Detroit to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
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 Port Huron Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $350
Train from Port Huron Amtrak Station to Flint Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Port Huron Amtrak Station to East Lansing Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Port Huron Amtrak to Detroit Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Flint to Saginaw
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Flint to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Flint to Saginaw, MI
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $50
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com

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More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Flint Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Sarnia to Chicago bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Chicago station.

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Chicago is 1 h behind Sarnia. It is currently 11:08 PM in Sarnia and 10:08 PM in Chicago.

Sarnia to Chicago train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Chicago Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sarnia to Chicago is 547 km. It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to drive from Sarnia to Chicago.

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

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