There are 5 ways to get from University of Kansas to Chicago by plane, train, bus 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 Midway  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Chicago Midway (MDW) MCI - MDW

$167 - $345

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Lawrence to Kansas City, Mo
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo
  3. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Chicago, Il

$70 - $173

3 alternative options

Fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) MCI - ORD

$167 - $326

Train  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Lawrence Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Southwest Chief

$85 - $218

Drive  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Drive from University of Kansas to Chicago 570.1 miles

$55 - $85

What companies run services between University of Kansas, KS, USA and Chicago, IL, USA?

Southwest Airlines flies from University of Kansas to Chicago every 3 hours. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from University of Kansas to Chicago twice daily. Tickets cost $70 - $200 and the journey takes 9 h 28 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Kansas City to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Kansas City to Chicago Midway via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Kansas City to Chicago Midway via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kansas City to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Kansas City to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kansas City to Chicago O'Hare via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lawrence Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Lawrence to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from University of Kansas to Chicago?

The distance between University of Kansas and Chicago is 722 km. The road distance is 912 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from University of Kansas to Chicago?

The cheapest way to get from University of Kansas to Chicago is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 21 min.

What is the fastest way to get from University of Kansas to Chicago?

The quickest way to get from University of Kansas to Chicago is to fly which takes 4 h 2 min and costs $160 - $350.

Is there a direct bus between University of Kansas and Chicago?

No, there is no direct bus from University of Kansas to Chicago. However, there are services departing from Lawrence and arriving at Chicago, Il via Kansas City, Mo and St Louis, Mo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 59 min.

How long does it take to get from University of Kansas to Chicago?

It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to get from University of Kansas to Chicago, including transfers.