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

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Fly from Wausau/Marshfield  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Wausau/Marshfield (CWA) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) CWA - ORD

$163 - $577

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Amtrak Thruway, train  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wausau, WI to Portage, WI – Amtrak 8144
  2. Take the train from Portage Amtrak to Glenview Amtrak Empire Builder

$41 - $90

5 alternative options

Bus to Appleton, fly  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Wausau Transit to Appleton
  2. Fly from Appleton (ATW) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) ATW - ORD

$264 - $654

Bus to Eau Claire, fly  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Wausau Transit, WI to Chippewa Falls, WI
  2. Fly from Eau Claire (EAU) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) EAU - ORD

$130 - $243

Bus Jefferson Lines  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Wausau Transit, WI to Milwaukee 915 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport Airport Express to Chicago O'hare / ...

$61 - $94

Bus Lamers Bus Lines  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Wausau Transit to Milwaukee Airport 211
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Airport to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport Airport Express to Chicago O'hare / ...

$62 - $86

Drive  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Wausau to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) 270.8 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Wausau to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD). However, there are services departing from Wausau Transit, WI and arriving at Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport via Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 4 min.

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The distance between Wausau and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 225 miles. The road distance is 270.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Wausau to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to get from Wausau to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), including transfers.

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Wausau to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, depart from Wausau Transit, WI station.

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The best way to get from Wausau to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to fly which takes 1 h 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 4 min.

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The quickest flight from Wausau/Marshfield Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 14 min.

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Wausau to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wausau to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 271 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to drive from Wausau to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD).

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Wausau/Marshfield Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport.

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Map of how to get from Wausau to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD).
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  • Distance: 224.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 32 min

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

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Wausau to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wausau to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) via Milwaukee and Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak in around 7 h 4 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Appleton to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from Eau Claire to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $270
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $550
Flights from Appleton to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portage Amtrak to Glenview Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
Bus operators
Lamers Bus Lines
Phone
+1 800-236-1240
Website
golamers.com
Bus from Wausau Transit to Appleton
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Bus from Wausau Transit to Milwaukee, WI
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Bus from Wausau Transit to Milwaukee Airport
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Wausau Transit, WI to Chippewa Falls, WI
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Wausau Transit, WI to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Book at
jeffersonlines.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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Wausau, WI to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Wausau, WI to Portage, WI – Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
coachusaairportexpress.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI - Airport to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
coachusaairportexpress.com

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The best way to get from Wausau to Wausau/Marshfield Airport is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs .

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