There are 5 ways to get from Wausau 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  •  1 h 25 min

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

$163 - $577

Cheapest option

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

3 alternative options

Bus Jefferson Lines  •  7 h 28 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 53 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

The cheapest way to get from Wausau to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wausau to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to fly which costs $160 - $600 and takes 1 h 25 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.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Wausau to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), including transfers.

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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 28 min.

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

United Airlines and American 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 28 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
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
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Wausau, WI to Portage, WI – Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Wausau, WI to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Wausau Transit, WI to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Lamers Bus Lines
Phone
+1 800-236-1240
Website
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
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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