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Knoxville, TN to Chicago coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£24.59
Shortest Duration11h 25m
Trips per day8
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How much does a coach ticket from Knoxville, TN to Chicago cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average coach fares from Knoxville to Chicago were £24.84.

The best way to find cheap deals on coach tickets from Knoxville to Chicago is by booking earlier as most coach companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 27 days out, tickets are on average £53.01 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the coach ride from Knoxville, TN to Chicago?

The distance between Knoxville and Chicago is approximately 455.02 miles, or 732.10 kilometers. The average travel time for a coach between these two cities is around 15 hours and 22 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 11 hours and 25 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most coaches are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your coach has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by coach from Knoxville to Chicago?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Knoxville, TN to Chicago by coach is at 00:00 on Thursday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 00:00 on Sunday is when the fewest number of coach tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the coach departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

What coach companies travel from Knoxville to Chicago?

On average there are 8 coach trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Knoxville, TN to Chicago, with an average of 8 trips per day and 106 monthly trips. One coach carrier currently travels from Knoxville to Chicago. Of the 8 trips there are 0 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

1 carriers offer Knoxville, TN to Chicago coach trips


Book Greyhound from Knoxville to Chicago from £24.59. There are 8 Greyhound schedules from Knoxville to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay £55.99 for a Greyhound ticket to Chicago. In Knoxville, Greyhound departs to Chicago from Bus Terminal - 100 E Magnolia Ave and no other station. In Chicago, Greyhound arrives at Union Station - 225 S Canal St and 3 other stations.

An average trip on Greyhound from Knoxville to Chicago takes 15 hours and 23 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Chicago in 11 hours and 25 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 8 trips per day and you could expect to pay £70.32 for a weekend getaway to Chicago.

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Coaches to Chicago depart from one main station in Knoxville:
  • Bus Terminal - 100 E Magnolia Ave
Coaches arrive in Chicago at 4 stations, depending on which coach line you are traveling with. These are the main coach stations in Chicago for trips arriving from Knoxville:
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St
  • Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St
  • Dan Ryan Bus Station
  • 5800 N Cumberland Ave