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There are 2 intercity buses per day from Chicago to Lebanon. Traveling by bus from Chicago to Lebanon usually takes around 44 hours and 5 minutes, but the fastest Greyhound bus can make the trip in 42 hours and 25 minutes.
|Distance||789 mi (1269 km)|
|Shortest duration||42h 25m|
|Most frequent service||Greyhound|
What bus companies travel from Chicago to Lebanon?
On Wanderu there is one intercity bus company that operates from Chicago to Lebanon. Greyhound is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Greyhound||2||1d 20h 5m||$162.04|
Greyhound is the largest nationwide bus carrier in the United States, offering cheap, safe and reliable service across the country. Greyhound has become a household name, serving over 16 million passengers per year with daily trips to over 2,400 destinations. Greyhound performs about 2 bus trips from Chicago to Lebanon every day, with the average journey taking around 44 hours and 5 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to Lebanon usually start from $152.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Chicago to Lebanon during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the bus ride from Chicago to Lebanon?
The bus takes an average of 44 hours and 5 minutes to cover the 1269 kilometers from Chicago to Lebanon. However, the fastest bus only takes 42 hours and 25 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Lebanon. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Friday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Chicago?
The first bus leaves at 12:00pm and the last bus leaves at 3:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Chicago to Lebanon, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many bus trips to Lebanon are there per day?
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Where does the bus leave from in Chicago?
Main departure station: 5800 N Cumberland Ave
Buses to Lebanon leave from 3 stations in Chicago.
All bus stations in Chicago:
5800 N Cumberland Ave
Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St
Where does the bus arrive in Lebanon?
Main arrival station: 1 Medical Ctr Dr
All buses from Chicago arrive at one main station in Lebanon.
Bus stations in Lebanon:
1 Medical Ctr Dr
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