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Buses from Evanston to Champaign

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Evanston - Champaign Bus Timetable

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Journey Information

There is one daily bus from Evanston to Champaign. Traveling by bus from Evanston to Champaign usually takes around 2 hours and 40 minutes, but some buses might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled depending on traffic conditions.

Distance136 mi (219 km)
Shortest duration2h 40m
Cheapest price€23.81
Trips per day1
Most frequent serviceM&M Shuttle
Bus lines1

What bus companies travel from Evanston to Champaign?

On Wanderu there is one intercity bus company that operates from Evanston to Champaign. M&M Shuttle is the only company to provides bus transportation available to search and book at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
M&M Shuttle12h 40m€23.81
  • M&M Shuttle

    M&M Shuttle

    Book M&M Shuttle from Evanston to Champaign from €24. There are 1 M&M Shuttle schedules from Evanston to Champaign and you can expect on average to pay for a M&M Shuttle ticket to Champaign. In Evanston, M&M Shuttle departs to Champaign from Evanston High School and no other station. In Champaign, M&M Shuttle arrives at Scott Hall and no other station.

    An average trip on M&M Shuttle from Evanston to Champaign takes 2 hours and 40 minutes .

    On weekends, M&M Shuttle offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Champaign.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Evanston to Champaign 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 2 hours and 40 minutes to cover the 219 kilometers from Evanston to Champaign. 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 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?

The busiest and least busy days to travel on this route tend to change frequently from week to week. Weather, holidays, local events, and other factors can affect how crowded the bus is on any given day.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Evanston?

There is usually only one bus per day from Evanston to Champaign. It leaves the station in Evanston at 16:00 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 bus departures serve Champaign each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Evanston to Champaign. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct bus, meaning that you do not have to get on a different bus at any point during your trip.

City Information


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Champaign, IL - CHM-1

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A significant hub for the Silicone Prairie, Champaign is a stunning city with many exciting landmarks to visit. The downtown area of Champaign is perhaps its busiest area, with over 40 different bars, art galleries, and boutique shops for you to enjoy. To enjoy arthouse films or independent productions, head over to the Art Theater, which also hosts special screenings. The campustown area near the University of Illinois hosts not only cheap eateries but also fine dining spots. The area tends to get crowded at night since students will be out on the street to enjoy the hopping nightlife.

As a busy college town, Champaign naturally has a very vibrant food scene with many excellent dining options. Radio Maria is a unique Spanish establishment with very colorful Spanish decorations and amazing tapas dishes. Those who want something more exotic and exciting could check out DESTIHL, which offers unique home-cooked dishes and great artisan beers.

The Illinois Terminal is Champaign's primary bus and train station, served by Amtrak, Burlington Trailways, Jefferson Lines, Peoria Charter, and Greyhound. From Champaign, you can continue your journey and visit some of the other top destinations in Illinois.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Evanston?

Departure stations

Most buses depart from the main station in Evanston.

All bus stations in Evanston:

  • Evanston High School

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