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Journey Information

There is one daily bus from Saint Paul to Peoria. Traveling by bus from Saint Paul to Peoria usually takes around 20 hours and 51 minutes, but the fastest Jefferson Lines bus can make the trip in 20 hours and 50 minutes.

Distance344 mi (553 km)
Shortest duration20h 50m
Cheapest price$115.81
Most frequent serviceJefferson Lines
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How much is a bus ticket from Saint Paul to Peoria?

C$127.26 is the average price of a bus ticket from Saint Paul to Peoria. Bus tickets on this route can be more expensive due to the length of the trip. However, taking the bus can still be a good alternative to flying. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Average prices by travel date

$151$101$50JulAug

Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from Saint Paul to Peoria is expected to range from C$118 to C$141. If you are looking to travel to Peoria within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from C$118. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are C$118 and can be found on August 4, 2021.

Monthly average prices

$189$151$113$76$38ASONDJFMAMJJ

The lowest bus ticket prices on this route can usually be found in February. That’s when the average price of a bus ticket is expected to be just C$151 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Saint Paul to Peoria in June, expect to spend more on your bus trip, as the average ticket price may surge to C$161 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you can still score a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches

$220$176$132$88$443020100

Most bus companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your bus tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap bus tickets is to book at least 15 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save C$73.93 on your bus ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from Saint Paul to Peoria?

There is one intercity bus company that operates from Saint Paul to Peoria. Jefferson Lines is the only company to provide bus transportation at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Jefferson Lines120h 52m$140.33

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Saint Paul to Peoria 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 20 hours and 51 minutes to cover the 553 kilometers from Saint Paul to Peoria. However, the fastest bus only takes 20 hours and 50 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?

With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Peoria, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Saint Paul?

There is usually only one bus per day from Saint Paul to Peoria. It leaves the station in Saint Paul at 5:00pm each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many buses are there each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Saint Paul to Peoria. However, it is not a direct bus, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to change buses during the trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Saint Paul to Peoria; ticket prices start at $124.76.

City Information

Saint Paul

Saint Paul is the capital of Minnesota, and is one of the Twin Cities, along with its neighbor across the Mississippi River, Minneapolis. As the seat of Minnesota's government, Saint Paul offers historic and cultural attractions which represent both the state and the American Midwest as a whole.

For a comprehensive introduction to the region's history, start your trip at the Minnesota History Center, just down the street from the grounds of the State Capitol building. There are museums in Saint Paul for all types of interests, including the Science Museum of Minnesota and the Schubert Club Musical Instrument Museum. For an extra dash of Saint Paul history, take a stroll down Summit Avenue, a stylish street of drool-worthy Victorian houses and mansions, including the home of F. Scott Fitzgerald.

If you're brave enough to visit Saint Paul during the freezing winters, you'll be rewarded with the Saint Paul Winter Carnival, a yearly event where you can explore ice palaces, watch live ice sculpting, and compete in city-wide scavenger hunts. Saint Paul is also one of the country's best cities for craft beer, so save time to taste some local ales or even brew your own beer at Vine Park Brewing Co.

Saint Paul is a hub for travel in the Midwest thanks in part to Amtrak's Empire Builder train service which stops at Saint Paul Union Depot. Bus service from stations throughout town and nearby Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport make it easy to travel to and from this saintly city.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Saint Paul?

Departure stations

Saint Paul has two bus stations with service to Peoria.

Bus stations in Saint Paul:

  • Union Depot

Where does the bus arrive in Peoria?

Arrival stations

All buses from Saint Paul arrive at one main station in Peoria.

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