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Seattle to Chicago bus - cost & duration

Cheapest priceUS$148.00
Fastest time44h 0m
Trips per day4
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How to book cheap Seattle to Chicago bus tickets?

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Seattle to Chicago is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Seattle to Chicago were US$151.00. By booking 25 days out, tickets are on average US$12.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Seattle to Chicago by bus is at 11:00 p.m. on Thursday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 11:00 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 Seattle to Chicago has the most daily schedules

On average there are 4 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Seattle to Chicago, with an average of 4 trips per day and 75 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Seattle to Chicago. Of the 4 trips there are 0 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Seattle to Chicago starts at US$147.00.

1 carriers offer Seattle to Chicago bus trips


Book Greyhound from Seattle to Chicago from US$147.00. There are 4 Greyhound schedules from Seattle to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay US$181.11 for a Greyhound ticket to Chicago. In Seattle, Greyhound departs to Chicago from Bus Terminal - 503 S Royal Brougham Way 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 Seattle to Chicago takes 44 hours and 56 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Chicago in 44 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 4 trips per day and you could expect to pay US$188.70 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

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Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Seattle. Most bus trips to Chicago will depart from Bus Terminal - 503 S Royal Brougham Way.
  • Bus Terminal - 503 S Royal Brougham Way
Bus trips arrive in Chicago at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are travelling with. Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St, Dan Ryan Bus Station are the main bus stations in Chicago for trips arriving from Seattle.
  • Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St
  • Dan Ryan Bus Station