Buses from Evanston to Urbana
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There are 2 intercity buses per day from Evanston to Urbana. Traveling by bus from Evanston to Urbana usually takes around 2 hours and 55 minutes, but the fastest M&M Shuttle bus can make the trip in 2 hours and 50 minutes.
|Distance||136 mi (219 km)|
|Shortest duration||2h 50m|
|Trips per day||2|
|Most frequent service||M&M Shuttle|
What bus companies travel from Evanston to Urbana?
On Wanderu there is one intercity bus company that operates from Evanston to Urbana. M&M Shuttle 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|
|M&M Shuttle||2||2h 56m||$32.51|
Book M&M Shuttle from Evanston to Urbana from $33. There are 2 M&M Shuttle schedules from Evanston to Urbana and you can expect on average to pay for a M&M Shuttle ticket to Urbana. In Evanston, M&M Shuttle departs to Urbana from Evanston High School and no other station. In Urbana, M&M Shuttle arrives at Illinois St Residence Hall - 919 W Illinois St and 1 other station.
An average trip on M&M Shuttle from Evanston to Urbana takes 2 hours and 56 minutes , while the fastest available M&M Shuttle trip will get you to Urbana in 2 hours and 50 minutes .
On weekends, M&M Shuttle offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Urbana.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Evanston to Urbana 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?
The bus takes an average of 2 hours and 55 minutes to cover the 219 kilometers from Evanston to Urbana. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 50 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. 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?
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Evanston?
The first bus leaves at 4:00pm and the last bus leaves at 4:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Evanston to Urbana, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many bus departures serve Urbana each day?
Where does the bus leave from in Evanston?
Most buses depart from the main station in Evanston.
All bus stations in Evanston:
Evanston High School
Where does the bus arrive in Urbana?
These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Urbana.
Bus stations in Urbana:
Illinois St Residence Hall - 919 W Illinois St
Florida Ave Residence Hall
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