How to travel from Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL

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Travel Information to Chicago, IL from Birmingham, MI

distanceDistance231 miles (373 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$39 - $192
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $39 (€34) • 5 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $192 (€166) • 1 h 17 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreyhound or Amtrak

Travel 231 miles (373 km) by train, bus or flight between Birmingham, MI and Chicago, IL. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Greyhound or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL.

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from Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL

How to get from Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL by train, bus or flight.

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bus

The best way to travel from Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Greyhound
02:25PM6h40
Birmingham, MI
09:05PMChicago, IL
$481One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Greyhound
02:25PM6h40
Birmingham, MI
09:05PMChicago, IL
$481One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Greyhound
02:25PM6h40
Birmingham, MI
09:05PMChicago, IL
$481One-way
0 transfers

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Travel on Amtrak and Greyhound travel to Chicago from Birmingham at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

Amtrak is the main travel company in the United States operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak travel running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by travel across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next travel journey to Chicago from Birmingham.

      FAQs: Travel from Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL

      FAQs: Travel to Chicago, IL easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL.
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      There are 3 ways to get from Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL: train, bus or flight.

      The cheapest way to travel to Chicago, IL from Birmingham, MI is a bus with an average price of $39 (€34).

      This is compared to other travel options from Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL:

      Taking a bus costs $153 (€132) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $192 (€166) for the same trip.

      A bus is $13 (€11) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL costing on average $52 (€45).

      The quickest way to travel from Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 17 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

      Bus takes on average 5 h 50 min.

      Getting to Chicago, IL by train takes 5 h 36 min on average.

      The Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL distance is around 231 miles (373 km).

      The average frequency per day from Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL is:

      • 2 trains a day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL as scheduled services by train, bus or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL:

        Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL:

        • You can take a bus from Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL with Greyhound. Cheap tickets can be found for $49 (€42) with Greyhound from Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL.
        • You can take a train from Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL with Amtrak. Cheap tickets can be found for $52 (€45) with Amtrak from Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL.

        Yes, there are direct services available from Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL with the following travel companies:

        • Direct train available with Amtrak 2 direct trains per day.

        Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Chicago, IL as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Birmingham, MI and Chicago, IL.

        Your trip from Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL doesn't have to end in Chicago, IL. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like San Francisco, CA, Indianapolis, IN, New York, NY, Milwaukee, WI or Champaign, IL. If you’d like to add San Francisco, CA, Indianapolis, IN, New York, NY, Milwaukee, WI or Champaign, IL to your Birmingham, MI to Chicago, IL tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Chicago, IL today!

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