You can get from New York City to Chicago by train, bus or flight.
To get from New York City to Chicago on 29 Jan 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||£42 - £72|
|Cheapest mode||Flight • £42 • 2 h 37 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £42 • 2 h 37 min|
|Popular travel companies||Spirit Airlines, Greyhound or Amtrak|
Travel 710 miles (1145 km) by flight, coach or train from New York City to Chicago. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 37 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £42. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Spirit 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.
Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from New York City to Chicago. Tickets for a flight cost on average £42.
This is compared to other travel options to Chicago:
A flight journey is usually £22 less than a journey to Chicago by coach, which costs on average £64 for the same trip.
A flight journey is usually £30 less than a journey to Chicago by train, which costs on average £72 for the same trip.
The fastest way to get to Chicago from New York City is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 37 min.
There are alternative travel options to Chicago that can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Chicago by coach can take on average 22 h 5 min.
In comparison, getting to Chicago by train can take on average 19 h 10 min.
The New York City to Chicago distance 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 route 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 when travelling from New York City to Chicago:
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Yes, there are direct routes from New York City to Chicago with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Chicago tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this trip.
When planning your trip from New York City to Chicago, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets between New York City and Chicago online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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