There are 7 ways to get from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) by plane, bus, train or car

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

Fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) STL - ORD

$85 - $240

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from St. Louis to Chicago

$35 - $50

5 alternative options

Fly to Chicago Midway  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Chicago Midway (MDW) STL - MDW

$142 - $316

Fly to Milwaukee, bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Milwaukee (MKE) STL - MKE
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Airport to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport

$155 - $305

Train  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Lincoln Service / ...

$54 - $137

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Champaign, Il 1364 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Champaign - Illinois Terminal to Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport Champaign to Chicago Area NORTH

$61 - $106

Drive  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Drive from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) 309.9 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to fly which takes 1 h 15 min and costs $85 - $240.

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The distance between St. Louis Airport (STL) and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 416 km. The road distance is 496 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to fly from St. Louis (STL) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD), including transfers and time at the airport.

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No, there is no direct bus from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD). However, there are services departing from St Louis Lambert Fld and arriving at Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport via St Louis, Mo and Champaign - Illinois Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 34 min.

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What companies run services between St. Louis Airport (STL), USA and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), USA?

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from St. Louis Airport (STL) to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $130 and the journey takes 5 h 40 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from St. Louis to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from St. Louis to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from St. Louis to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from St. Louis to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from St. Louis to Milwaukee via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Bus operators
Coach USA
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Champaign, Il
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Champaign - Illinois Terminal to Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $34
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com

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