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There are 6 ways to get from Springfield to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) by plane, taxi, bus, train or car

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Fly from Springfield  •  1h 12m

  1. Fly from Springfield (SPI) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) SPI - ORD

$211 - $353

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Train  •  4h 38m

  1. Take the train from Springfield to Chicago Union Station Lincoln Service / ...

$40 - $57

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Taxi to Decatur, fly  •  1h 47m

  1. Take a taxi from Springfield to Decatur
  2. Fly from Decatur (DEC) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) DEC - ORD

$205 - $240

Bus to Peoria, fly  •  4h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Springfield Amtrak Station to Peoria, IL
  2. Fly from Peoria (PIA) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) PIA - ORD

Bus  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Springfield Amtrak Station to Peoria, IL 5522 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Peoria to Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport Peoria line

Drive  •  3h 27m

  1. Drive from Springfield to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) 204.3 miles

$20 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Springfield to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to drive which costs $20 - $29 and takes 3h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Springfield to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to fly which costs $210 - $360 and takes 1h 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Springfield station to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD). However, there are services departing from Springfield Amtrak Station and arriving at Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport via Peoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 10m.

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The distance between Springfield and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 177 miles. The road distance is 204.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Springfield to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) without a car is to train which takes 4h 38m and costs $40 - $60.

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It takes approximately 1h 12m to get from Springfield to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), including transfers.

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Springfield to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Springfield Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Springfield to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to fly which takes 1h 12m and costs $210 - $360. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $40 - $60 and takes 4h 38m, you could also bus, which costs and takes 6h 10m.

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The quickest flight from Springfield Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Springfield to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) bus services, operated by Peoria Charter Coach Company, arrive at Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport station.

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Map of how to get from Springfield to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD).
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  • Distance: 176.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 12m

What companies run services between Springfield, IL, USA and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), USA?

United Airlines flies from Springfield to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) once daily. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Springfield to Chicago Union Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 3h 43m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Springfield to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $410
Flights from Decatur to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $200
Flights from Peoria to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $460
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Peoria to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
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 Springfield to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Business Seat
$55 - $85
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Springfield Amtrak Station to Peoria, IL
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Peoria to Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com
Other operators
Taxi from Springfield to Decatur
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$110 - $130
King's Taxi
Phone
+1-217-206-0253
Website
kings-taxi.business.site

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Yes, the driving distance between Springfield to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 204 miles. It takes approximately 3h 27m to drive from Springfield to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD).

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

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There are 430+ hotels available in Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Springfield to Springfield Airport is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs $11 - $14.

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