Find bus tickets from Rantoul to Waco
Rantoul to Waco bus - cost & duration
|Fastest time||17h 40m|
|Trips per day||5|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Rantoul to Waco right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a bus ticket from Rantoul to Waco?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $214.34 was the low point for bus fares from Rantoul to Waco. Buses from Waco to Rantoul are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $214.34 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 19 hours and 13 minutes to cover the 786 miles (1265 kilometers) from Rantoul, IL to Waco, TX. However, the fastest bus only takes 17 hours and 40.2 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.
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 Waco. 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, Saturday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Rantoul?
The first bus leaves at 3:00pm and the last bus leaves at 3:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Rantoul to Waco, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
What bus companies travel from Rantoul to Waco?
There is one bus company that operates from Rantoul to Waco. Tornado Bus is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Tornado Bus||5||19h 14m||$214.34|
Where does the bus leave from in Rantoul?
Most buses depart from the main station in Rantoul, Illinois:
- 845 Broadmeadow Rd
Where does the bus arrive in Waco?
All buses from Rantoul arrive at one main station in Waco, Texas:
- 1500 S 18th St