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There are 8 ways to get from Schererville to Springfield by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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

Train  •  4h 37m

  1. Take the train from Joliet Gateway Center to Springfield Amtrak Station Lincoln Service / ...

$116 - $148

7 alternative options

Airport SuperSaver, bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  8h

  1. Take the Airport SuperSaver from Highland, IN to Terminal 5 O'Hare Airport
  2. Take the bus from Terminal 5 O'Hare Airport to Peoria
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Peoria Citylink Tranist to Springfield, IL

Drive  •  3h 24m

  1. Drive from Schererville to Springfield 204.7 miles

$20 - $29

Airport SuperSaver to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Springfield  •  4h 37m

  1. Take the Airport SuperSaver from Highland, IN to Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Springfield (SPI) ORD - SPI

$127 - $393

Airport SuperSaver to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Decatur, taxi  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the Airport SuperSaver from Highland, IN to Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Decatur (DEC) ORD - DEC
  3. Take a taxi from Decatur to Springfield

$210 - $266

Airport SuperSaver to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Peoria, Amtrak Thruway  •  6h 40m

  1. Take the Airport SuperSaver from Highland, IN to Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Peoria (PIA) ORD - PIA
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Peoria Citylink Tranist to Springfield, IL

Fly Chicago Midway to St. Louis, train  •  7h

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to St. Louis (STL) MDW - STL
  2. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Springfield Amtrak Station

$188 - $390

Airport SuperSaver to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Bloomington, train  •  6h 34m

  1. Take the Airport SuperSaver from Highland, IN to Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Bloomington (BMI) ORD - BMI
  3. Take the train from Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station to Springfield Amtrak Station

$161 - $557

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Schererville to Springfield is to drive which costs $20 - $29 and takes 3h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Schererville to Springfield is to drive which costs $20 - $29 and takes 3h 24m.

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The distance between Schererville and Springfield is 164 miles. The road distance is 204.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Schererville to Springfield without a car is to train which takes 4h 37m and costs $110 - $150.

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It takes approximately 4h 37m to get from Schererville to Springfield, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Schererville to Springfield is to train which takes 4h 37m and costs $110 - $150. Alternatively, you can Airport SuperSaver and bus and Amtrak Thruway, which costs and takes 8h.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Springfield Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 3m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Schererville to Springfield is 205 miles. It takes approximately 3h 24m to drive from Schererville to Springfield.

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

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There are 50+ hotels available in Springfield. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Schererville to Springfield.
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  • Distance: 164 miles
  • Duration: 4h 37m

What companies run services between Schererville, IN, USA and Springfield, IL, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Schererville to Springfield 5 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2h 31m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Schererville to Springfield via Highland, IN, Terminal 5 O'Hare Airport, and Peoria Citylink Tranist in around 8h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bloomington
Ave. Duration
52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Decatur
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $390
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Joliet Gateway Center to Springfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Springfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station to Springfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $35
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Airport SuperSaver
Bus from Highland, IN to Terminal 5 O'Hare Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
airportsupersaver.com
Book at
airportsupersaver.com
Bus from Highland, IN to Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
airportsupersaver.com
Book at
airportsupersaver.com
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Highland, IN to Chicago O'Hare T5
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $24
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Coach USA
Bus from Highland, IN to Chicago O'Hare Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Book at
Coach USA
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Terminal 5 O'Hare Airport to Peoria
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
peoriacharter.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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Peoria Citylink Tranist to Springfield, IL
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Other operators
Taxi from Decatur to Springfield
Ave. Duration
50m
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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