How to travel from Chicago, IL to Orlando, FL

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Travel Information between Chicago, IL and Orlando, FL

distanceDistance982 miles (1584 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$38 - $244
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $38 (€33) • 2 h 39 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $38 (€33) • 2 h 39 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreyhound, Spirit Airlines or Amtrak

Take a train, bus or flight to travel 982 miles (1584 km) between Chicago, IL and Orlando, FL. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Greyhound, Spirit Airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Chicago, IL to Orlando, FL.

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from Chicago, IL to Orlando, FL

How to get from Chicago, IL to Orlando, FL by train, bus or flight.

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flight

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

Spirit Airlines
06:30AM2h53
O'Hare International Airport, IL (ORD)
10:23AMOrlando International Airport, FL (MCO)
$1761One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Greyhound
03:45PM24h10
Chicago, IL
04:55PMOrlando, FL
$1381One-way
2 transfers
Fastest
United
07:45AM2h49
O'Hare International Airport, IL (ORD)
11:34AMOrlando International Airport, FL (MCO)
$3381One-way
0 transfers
Other options
FlixBus
05:00PM22h55
Chicago, IL
04:55PMOrlando, FL
$1541One-way
1 transfer
Greyhound
10:30PM24h40
Chicago, IL
12:10AMOrlando, FL
$1511One-way
1 transfer
Greyhound
03:45PM31h00
Chicago, IL
11:45PMOrlando, FL
$1401One-way
2 transfers
Spirit Airlines
05:41PM2h56
O'Hare International Airport, IL (ORD)
09:37PMOrlando International Airport, FL (MCO)
$1761One-way
0 transfers
Spirit Airlines
06:46PM5h25
O'Hare International Airport, IL (ORD)
01:11AMOrlando International Airport, FL (MCO)
$2661One-way
1 transfer
Spirit Airlines
07:18AM8h09
O'Hare International Airport, IL (ORD)
04:27PMOrlando International Airport, FL (MCO)
$2991One-way
1 transfer

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Find the best route to Orlando from Chicago with FlixBus, Amtrak and Greyhound. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most affordable journey has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

Amtrak is a passenger train service based in the United States. It operates more than 300 trains daily including trains to Orlando from Chicago, connecting more than 500 destinations in 46 states and three Canadian provinces. Amtrak offers a variety of train types, including the Acela Express, Northeast Regional, Keystone Service, and the Auto Train. The Acela Express is the fastest train, reaching speeds of up to 150 mph. The Northeast Regional is the most popular, offering frequent service between major cities in the Northeast. The Keystone Service is a regional service connecting Philadelphia and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The Auto Train is a unique service that allows passengers to transport their cars along with them. Amtrak offers a variety of ticket types, including Saver, Value, Flexible, and Business Class. Saver tickets are the most affordable, while Business Class tickets offer the most amenities, such as complimentary meals and access to the Amtrak Metropolitan Lounge. Onboard facilities vary by train type, but all Amtrak trains offer comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, and power outlets. The most popular routes for Amtrak include the Northeast Corridor, which runs between Washington, D. C. And Boston, and the Pacific Surfliner, which runs between San Diego and San Luis Obispo, California. Other popular routes include the Capitol Corridor, which runs between San Jose and Sacramento, California, and the Empire Builder, which runs between Chicago and Seattle.

      United Airlines is one of the USA’s leading airline and operates domestic and international routes. Economy, Premium Economy and Business are the ticket fares that the airline offers for your next travel between Chicago and Orlando.

        FAQs: Travel from Chicago, IL to Orlando, FL

        FAQs: Travel to Orlando, FL 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 Chicago, IL to Orlando, FL.
        FAQs

        There are 3 ways to get from Chicago, IL to Orlando, FL: train, bus or flight.

        The cheapest way to get from Chicago, IL to Orlando, FL is by taking a flight with average ticket prices of $38 (€33) compared to other travel options to Orlando, FL:

        A flight is $60 (€52) less than a bus with an average ticket price of $98 (€84) from Chicago, IL to Orlando, FL.

        A flight is $206 (€178) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Chicago, IL to Orlando, FL costing on average $244 (€210).

        The quickest way to travel to Orlando, FL from Chicago, IL is by flight, which takes on average 2 h 39 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

        Bus takes 24 h 10 min on average.

        Getting to Orlando, FL by train takes 37 h 53 min on average.

        The distance is approximately 982 miles (1584 km) from Chicago, IL to Orlando, FL.

        The average frequency per day from Chicago, IL to Orlando, FL is:

        • 1 train a day.

        However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Orlando, FL from 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 Chicago, IL to Orlando, FL:

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

          • You can go to Orlando, FL from Chicago, IL by bus with Greyhound or FlixBus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $98 (€84) with FlixBus from Chicago, IL to Orlando, FL on Omio.
          • You can travel to Orlando, FL from Chicago, IL by flight with Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines, United or American Airlines. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $38 (€33) with Spirit Airlines from Chicago, IL to Orlando, FL.
          • You can travel to Orlando, FL from Chicago, IL by train with Amtrak. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $244 (€210) with Amtrak from Chicago, IL to Orlando, FL.

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

          • Direct services by bus with.
          • Direct services by plane with.
          • Direct services by train with.

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

          Your trip from Chicago, IL to Orlando, FL doesn't have to end in Orlando, FL. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Miami, FL, Tampa, FL, Fort Lauderdale, FL, New York, NY or West Palm Beach, FL. If you’d like to add Miami, FL, Tampa, FL, Fort Lauderdale, FL, New York, NY or West Palm Beach, FL to your Chicago, IL to Orlando, FL tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Orlando, FL today!

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