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Chicago to Omaha bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$39.93
Fastest time9h 0m
Trips per day4
bus carriers2
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How to book cheap Chicago to Omaha bus tickets?

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Chicago to Omaha is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Chicago to Omaha were $51.47. By booking 14 days out, tickets are on average $39.94 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Chicago to Omaha by bus is at 11:00 a.m. on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 6:00 a.m. on Tuesday 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.

Burlington Trailways from Chicago to Omaha has the most daily schedules

On average there are 4 bus trips per day. Burlington Trailways has the most options for departures from Chicago to Omaha, with an average of 4 trips per day and 66 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers currently travel from Chicago to Omaha. Of the 4 trips there are 3 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Chicago to Omaha starts at $82.55.

2 carriers offer Chicago to Omaha bus trips

Burlington Trailways

Book Burlington Trailways from Chicago to Omaha from $79.89. There are 4 Burlington Trailways schedules from Chicago to Omaha and you can expect on average to pay $103.88 for a Burlington Trailways ticket to Omaha. In Chicago, Burlington Trailways departs to Omaha from Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St and no other station. In Omaha, Burlington Trailways arrives at Burlington Trailways Terminal and no other station.

An average trip on Burlington Trailways from Chicago to Omaha takes 9 hours and 35 minutes, while the fastest available Burlington Trailways trip will get you to Omaha in 9 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Burlington Trailways offers 4 trips per day and you could expect to pay $109.17 for a weekend getaway trip to Omaha.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
9h 35m
Avg. Price
$103.88

Windstar Lines

Book Windstar Lines from Chicago to Omaha from $39.93. There are 1 Windstar Lines schedules from Chicago to Omaha and you can expect on average to pay $59.20 for a Windstar Lines ticket to Omaha. In Chicago, Windstar Lines departs to Omaha from W Polk St. btwn S Clinton St and S Canal St and no other station. In Omaha, Windstar Lines arrives at Crossroads Mall - N 72nd St btwn Dodge St and Cass Stge and no other station.

An average trip on Windstar Lines from Chicago to Omaha takes 8 hours and 56 minutes,

On weekends, Windstar Lines offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $62.70 for a weekend getaway trip to Omaha.

Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
8h 56m
Avg. Price
$59.20

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 Omaha will depart from Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St, W Polk St. btwn S Clinton St and S Canal St.
  • Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St
  • W Polk St. btwn S Clinton St and S Canal St
Bus trips arrive in Omaha at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are travelling with. Burlington Trailways Terminal, Crossroads Mall - N 72nd St btwn Dodge St and Cass Stge are the main bus stations in Omaha for trips arriving from Chicago.
  • Burlington Trailways Terminal
  • Crossroads Mall - N 72nd St btwn Dodge St and Cass Stge