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Chicago to Los Angeles bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price€112.91
Fastest time47h 0m
Trips per day12
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How to book cheap Chicago to Los Angeles bus tickets?

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Chicago to Los Angeles is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Chicago to Los Angeles were €155.03. By booking 28 days out, tickets are on average €28.23 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Chicago to Los Angeles?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Chicago to Los Angeles by bus is at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 10:00 p.m. on Monday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Chicago to Los Angeles has the most daily schedules

On average there are 12 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Chicago to Los Angeles, with an average of 12 trips per day and 247 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Chicago to Los Angeles. Of the 12 trips there are 3 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Chicago to Los Angeles starts at €126.14.

1 carriers offer Chicago to Los Angeles bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Chicago to Los Angeles from €109.38. There are 12 Greyhound schedules from Chicago to Los Angeles and you can expect on average to pay €169.40 for a Greyhound ticket to Los Angeles. In Chicago, Greyhound departs to Los Angeles from Dan Ryan Bus Station and 1 other station. In Los Angeles, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Chicago to Los Angeles takes 50 hours and 16 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Los Angeles in 47 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 12 trips per day and you could expect to pay €177.27 for a weekend getaway trip to Los Angeles.

Restroom
WiFi
Extra legroom
Power outlet
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Avg. Time
2h 16m
Avg. Price
€169.40

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Chicago. Most bus trips to Los Angeles will depart from Dan Ryan Bus Station, Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St.
  • Dan Ryan Bus Station
  • Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St
Bus trips arrive in Los Angeles at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are travelling with. Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St are the main bus stations in Los Angeles for trips arriving from Chicago.
  • Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St