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Cleveland to Chicago bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$13.26
Fastest time6h 0m
Trips per day9
bus carriers3
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How to book cheap Cleveland to Chicago bus tickets?

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Cleveland to Chicago is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Cleveland to Chicago were $28.94. By booking 14 days out, tickets are on average $25.19 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Cleveland to Chicago by bus is at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 3:00 p.m. on Monday 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.

Greyhound from Cleveland to Chicago has the most daily schedules

On average there are 9 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Cleveland to Chicago, with an average of 7 trips per day and 138 monthly trips. 3 bus carriers currently travel from Cleveland to Chicago. Of the 9 trips there are 6 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Cleveland to Chicago starts at $62.31.

3 carriers offer Cleveland to Chicago bus trips

Barons Bus Lines

Book Barons Bus Lines from Cleveland to Chicago from $53.03. There are 1 Barons Bus Lines schedules from Cleveland to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay $54.65 for a Barons Bus Lines ticket to Chicago. In Cleveland, Barons Bus Lines departs to Chicago from Bus Terminal - 1465 Chester Ave and no other station. In Chicago, Barons Bus Lines arrives at Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St and no other station.

An average trip on Barons Bus Lines from Cleveland to Chicago takes 11 hours and 0 minutes, while the fastest available Barons Bus Lines trip will get you to Chicago in 6 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Barons Bus Lines offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $55.44 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

Air conditioning
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Avg. Time
11h 0m
Avg. Price
$54.65

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Cleveland to Chicago from $38.45. There are 7 Greyhound schedules from Cleveland to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay $49.04 for a Greyhound ticket to Chicago. In Cleveland, Greyhound departs to Chicago from Bus Terminal - 1465 Chester Ave and no other station. In Chicago, Greyhound arrives at Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St and 1 other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Cleveland to Chicago takes 7 hours and 51 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Chicago in 6 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 7 trips per day and you could expect to pay $53.28 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
7h 51m
Avg. Price
$49.04

Megabus

Book Megabus from Cleveland to Chicago from $13.26. There are 2 Megabus schedules from Cleveland to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay $33.86 for a Megabus ticket to Chicago. In Cleveland, Megabus departs to Chicago from Tubbs Jones Transit Ctr - 2115 E 22nd St and no other station. In Chicago, Megabus arrives at W Polk St. btwn S Clinton St and S Canal St and no other station.

An average trip on Megabus from Cleveland to Chicago takes 6 hours and 41 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Chicago in 6 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay $41.03 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Green certified
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
6h 41m
Avg. Price
$33.86

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Cleveland. Most bus trips to Chicago will depart from Bus Terminal - 1465 Chester Ave, Tubbs Jones Transit Ctr - 2115 E 22nd St.
  • Bus Terminal - 1465 Chester Ave
  • Tubbs Jones Transit Ctr - 2115 E 22nd St
Bus trips arrive in Chicago at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are travelling with. Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St, Dan Ryan Bus Station, W Polk St. btwn S Clinton St and S Canal St are the main bus stations in Chicago for trips arriving from Cleveland.
  • Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St
  • Dan Ryan Bus Station
  • W Polk St. btwn S Clinton St and S Canal St