How to travel from Phoenix, AZ to Chicago

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Trenitalia
Easyjet
Deutsche Bahn
SNCF

Compare prices and tickets Prices for trains, buses and flights

Thu
Oct 06
Fri
Oct 07
Sat
Oct 08
Sun
Oct 09
Mon
Oct 10
Tue
Oct 11
Wed
Oct 12

Travel Information to Chicago from Phoenix, AZ

distanceDistance1446 miles (2333 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$5 - $296
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $5 (€5) • 41 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $296 (€284) • 3 h 18 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAmerican Airlines or Amtrak

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 1446 miles (2333 km) from Phoenix, AZ to Chicago. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 18 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $5 (€5). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are American Airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Phoenix, AZ to Chicago.

Travel Tips: Travel from Phoenix, AZ to Chicago

Travel Tips: Travel to Chicago 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 Phoenix, AZ to Chicago.
FAQs

There are 4 ways to get from Phoenix, AZ to Chicago: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Phoenix, AZ to Chicago is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $5 (€5) compared to other travel options to Chicago:

A bus is generally $290 (€279) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $296 (€284) from Phoenix, AZ to Chicago.

Taking a bus is about $175 (€168) less than taking a train, which costs on average $181 (€173) for this journey.

The fastest way from Phoenix, AZ to Chicago is by flight with an average journey time of 3 h 18 min.

There are alternative travel options to Chicago that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 41 h 20 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Chicago by train can take on average 36 h 20 min.

You should expect to travel around 1446 miles (2333 km) between Phoenix, AZ and Chicago.

The average frequency per day from Phoenix, AZ to Chicago is:

  • 1 bus a day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Phoenix, AZ to Chicago:

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Phoenix, AZ to Chicago, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • American Airlines can get you to Chicago by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with American Airlines from Phoenix, AZ to Chicago for $296 (€284) on Omio.
    • Amtrak can get you to Chicago by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Amtrak from Phoenix, AZ to Chicago for $181 (€173) on Omio.
    Many of our customers traveling from Phoenix, AZ to Chicago don't make Chicago their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Chicago are New York City, London or Paris, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Chicago to any of these top destinations today!

    Before traveling from Phoenix, AZ to Chicago, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A bus ticket for this trip costs on average $5 (€5) one way.
    • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $296 (€284) one way.
    • A train ticket costs $181 (€173) one way on average for this journey.

    But we recommend booking Phoenix, AZ to Chicago tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

    Travelling from Phoenix, AZ to Chicago: related information

    Here are some other resources that might have the information you need

    The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

    We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

    ios-badge
    android-badge
    Hand With Phone
    Currency
    Language