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Journey Information

There are 20 intercity coaches per day from Chicago to Janesville. Traveling by coach from Chicago to Janesville usually takes around 2 hours and 37 minutes, but the fastest Coach USA coach can make the trip in 2 hours,

Distance90 mi (145 km)
Shortest duration2h 0m
Cheapest price£29.14
Trips per day20
Most frequent serviceCoach USA
Coach lines2

Coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from Chicago to Janesville

(Based on 2 ratings and reviews)




30 May 2024- Visiting family

Amtrak Thruway

Pros: Safe travels. Cons: Play movies or music to keeps entertaining better directions to where the bus stops are. Tips: Use headphones if listening to audio or talking on the phone and must whisper while on the bus. Drivers will not tolerate any noise and wifi sometimes don't work.



6 September 2023- Visiting family

Coach USA

Pros: The bus arrived on time and arrived to my destination on time. Cons: More space for stretch legs and incline seats.

How much is a coach ticket from Chicago to Janesville?

£30.45 is the average price of a bus ticket from Chicago to Janesville. Taking a bus is an affordable way to make this trip. 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


Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from Chicago to Janesville is expected to range from £32 to £33. If you are looking to travel to Janesville within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from £32. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are £32 and can be found on 17 June 2024.

Monthly average prices

If you're planning on taking a bus from Chicago to Janesville, you'll be happy to know that the cost stays pretty stable throughout the year. You can expect to pay around £30 for your ticket regardless of when you plan to travel.

Prices as travel date approaches


To save money on bus tickets, buy them as early as possible. Bus carriers usually charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel. Booking in advance is the best way to find affordable prices and save money on your trip.

What coach companies travel from Chicago to Janesville?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Chicago to Janesville that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Coach USA usually offers more choice, with 14 scheduled trips per day.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Thruway102h 54m£32.67
Coach USA142h 0m£29.14
  • Amtrak Thruway, also known as Amtrak Thruway Motorcoach, is a system of intercity passenger buses operated by Amtrak to connect train stations to areas that are not served by the carrier’s railroads. On the bus, passengers can enjoy comfortable reclining seats with leg rests and access to onboard restroom facilities. Amtrak Thruway bus tickets from Chicago to Janesville start at £30. On average, there are 10 Amtrak Thruway bus trips on this route every day.

  • Book Coach USA from Chicago to Janesville from £29. There are 14 Coach USA schedules from Chicago to Janesville and you can expect on average to pay for a Coach USA ticket to Janesville. In Chicago, Coach USA departs to Janesville from Chicago O'Hare International Airport Multi-Modal Facility and no other station. In Janesville, Coach USA arrives at 3120 N Pontiac Dr and no other station.

    An average trip on Coach USA from Chicago to Janesville takes 2 hours and 0 minutes .

    On weekends, Coach USA offers 14 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Janesville.

Frequently Asked Questions

The coach takes an average of 2 hours and 37 minutes to cover the 90 miles from Chicago to Janesville. However, the fastest coach only takes 2 hours. 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 coach may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

"Thursday is usually the day of the week when coaches are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Thursday, 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 coach travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded coaches to Janesville, book your ticket for the last day of the week."

The first coach leaves at 00:00 and the last coach leaves at 22:00. To see the times for all coaches from Chicago to Janesville, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 20 scheduled coaches that travel from Chicago to Janesville every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct coaches which you can take the entire route from Chicago to Janesville without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Chicago to Janesville; ticket prices start at £29.93.

City Information


Known for its innovative architecture, cultural contributions to jazz and house music, and of course that irresistible deep-dish pizza, the many sights and experiences in Chicago make it one of the best urban vacation destinations for millennials and a top destination in Illinois.

You can't beat the views of the city and Lake Michigan from the SkyDeck in the Willis Tower; at over 1,300 feet, this is the highest observation deck in the U.S. Snap that classic selfie with the Bean in Millennium Park, then wander the many museums in nearby Grant Park. Navy Pier is a popular tourist hotspot for its parks, restaurants, and attractions right on Lake Michigan, and baseball fans will find paradise in Wrigleyville, home to the Chicago Cubs' Wrigley Field and sports bars galore.

Chicago's enormous parks offer plentiful opportunities for outdoor activities in gorgeous urban settings. Many companies offer kayak rentals or boat tours on the Chicago River, with special tours running on Saint Patrick's Day, when the entire river is dyed green. When you’re ready to buy some souvenirs from your epic trip, hit the big brand stores on the Magnificent Mile, or shop local in neighborhoods like Andersonville and Wicker Park. And don't miss the chance to laugh until you cry at The Second City comedy theater, famous for launching the careers of comedians like Tina Fey and Stephen Colbert.

Chicago is one of the biggest transportation hubs in the Midwest, and provides easy access to nearby destinations ideal for day trips, as well as international travel from two airports. Thanks to plenty of bus and train stations throughout the city, getting to the Windy City is a breeze.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Chicago?

Main departure station: Chicago O'Hare International Airport Multi-Modal Facility

Coaches to Janesville leave from 3 stations in Chicago.

All coach stations in Chicago:

  • Chicago O'Hare International Airport Multi-Modal Facility

  • Chicago (Union Station), Illinois

  • 350 S Illinois St

Where does the coach arrive in Janesville?

Main arrival station: 3120 N Pontiac Dr

All coaches from Chicago arrive at one main station in Janesville.

Coach stations in Janesville:

  • 3120 N Pontiac Dr

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