You can get from New York City to Chicago by train, bus or flight.
To get from New York City to Chicago on 18 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||710 miles (1145 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£55 - £70|
|Cheapest mode||Flight • £55 • 2 h 33 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £55 • 2 h 33 min|
|Popular travel companies||American Airlines, Greyhound or Amtrak|
Take a flight, coach or train to travel 710 miles (1145 km) between New York City and Chicago. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 33 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £55. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are American Airlines, Greyhound or Amtrak among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from New York City to Chicago.
There are 3 ways to get from New York City to Chicago: flight, coach or train.
A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from New York City to Chicago, which costs on average £55.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Chicago:
A flight is generally £12 less than a coach for the same trip. A coach costs on average £68 from New York City to Chicago.
A flight is £15 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from New York City to Chicago costing on average £70.
The fastest way to get to Chicago from New York City is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 33 min.
There are alternative travel options to Chicago that can usually take longer:
In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 20 h 15 min.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 19 h 10 min of travel time.
The distance from New York City to Chicago is approximately 710 miles (1145 km).
The average frequency per day from New York City to Chicago is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Chicago from New York City as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from New York City to Chicago:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from New York City to Chicago, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available between New York City and Chicago with the following travel operators:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Chicago as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Chicago from New York City.
When planning your trip between New York City and Chicago, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets to Chicago from New York City online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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