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Trip Denver Chicago

Plan your trip by train, bus, plane from Denver to Chicago

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How to get from Denver to Chicago?

We are suggesting 15 routes by train, bus, plane to plan your trip Denver Chicago. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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All modes of transport Denver Chicago

For your trip from Denver (Colorado, United States) to Chicago (Illinois, United States) with a distance of 917 mi you will be able to take 3 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
The direct flight Denver > Chicago will be the fastest way to get to your destination.
Leave Denver and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Denver International DEN airport, 18.6 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Chicago (Midway International airport, IATA code: MDW) operated by Southwest Airlines, American Airlines, United Airlines or Frontier Airlines.
The train Denver Chicago is a direct bound.
Trains California Zephyr of Amtrak to Chicago leave from Denver railway station in Denver. Arrival in Chicago will take place at Chicago station (2.2 mi from the city centre).
Even though it is not possible to make the trip Denver Chicago only by bus, there are other means of transport (train) that will complete the journey Omaha-Chicago.
You will board a coach of MegaBus - US in Omaha. The bus will drop you off at Union Station bus station (2 mi from Chicago, United States). Please make sure to show up on time at Crossroads Mall bus station (0.2 mi from Omaha) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Chicago.

Which carriers to travel between Denver and Chicago?

Railway companies
Amtrak provides a rail connection Denver-Chicago with the train California Zephyr from Denver railway station (0.7 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Chicago at arrival (2.2 mi from centre)
Airlines
Southwest Airlines carries out a flight from Denver International DEN airport situated 18.6 mi away from the city centre of Denver to Chicago (arrival at Midway International MDW airport)
Spirit Airlines flies on the route from Denver International DEN airport (located 18.6 mi from Denver, United States) to Minneapolis (serving Minneapolis Saint Paul International MSP airport)
Delta Air Lines schedules the following flights: from Denver International DEN airport situated 18.6 mi away from the city centre of Denver to Minneapolis (arrival at Minneapolis Saint Paul International MSP airport) and from Minneapolis Saint Paul International MSP airport (located 7.5 mi from Minneapolis, United States) to Chicago (serving Midway International MDW airport)
American Airlines ensures the flight route from Denver International DEN airport situated 18.6 mi away from the city centre of Denver to Chicago (arrival at O'Hare International ORD airport)
United Airlines carries out a flight from Denver International DEN airport (located 18.6 mi from Denver, United States) to Chicago (serving O'Hare International ORD airport)
Sun Country Airlines flies on the routes from Denver International DEN airport situated 18.6 mi away from the city centre of Denver to Minneapolis (arrival at Minneapolis Saint Paul International MSP airport) and from Minneapolis Saint Paul International MSP airport (located 7.5 mi from Minneapolis, United States) to Chicago (serving Midway International MDW airport)
AirTran Airways schedules the flight from Denver International DEN airport situated 18.6 mi away from the city centre of Denver to Milwaukee (arrival at General Mitchell MKE airport)
Frontier Airlines ensures the flight route from Denver International DEN airport (located 18.6 mi from Denver, United States) to Chicago (serving Midway International MDW airport)
Bus companies
The bus company MegaBus - US operates the intercity service from the bus station of Crossroads Mall in Omaha and to the one of Union Station (Illinois United States)

Stop cities from Denver or cities to visit near Chicago

When travelling from Chicago to Denver by plane, bus, train, you might have to change at Naperville located at 26 mi from Chicago, Omaha, Minneapolis, Milwaukee 84 mi away from Chicago (United States). If you have some time on your way to Chicago or back to Denver, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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