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How to find cheap bus tickets to Chicago?

The cheapest prices for a bus ticket to Chicago that users have found recently on Wanderu start at $1.00. Such great deals to Chicago are available on 14 routes including Highland, Crestwood and South Bend. While there are some great deals that can be scored by searching around, there are some routes that always have low prices on bus travel to get you to Chicago. Michigan City at $1.65 has consistently the lowest average bus ticket prices to Chicago.

What are the main bus stations in Chicago?

The most popular bus stations in Chicago are Chicago O'Hare Bus/Shuttle Ctr, Terminal 5 Station, O'Hare Intl Airport and Bus Terminal - 630 W Harrison St. Chicago O'Hare Bus/Shuttle Ctr is the busiest bus station in Chicago.

What are the most popular bus routes to Chicago?

Champaign

There are 61 bus schedules per day connecting Champaign with Chicago. It takes on average 4 hours to travel 126 miles, 203 kms, by bus from Champaign. 4 bus carriers offer schedules from Champaign, with Peoria Charter offering the most daily connections to Chicago. Traveling by bus from Champaign you will most likely to arrive in Chicago at Terminal 5 Station, O'Hare Intl Airport.
Avg. Time
4h 0m
Avg. Price
$32.32

Urbana

There are 53 bus schedules per day connecting Urbana with Chicago. It takes on average 3 hours to travel 126 miles, 203 kms, by bus from Urbana. 2 bus carriers offer schedules from Urbana, with Peoria Charter offering the most daily connections to Chicago. Traveling by bus from Urbana you will most likely to arrive in Chicago at Terminal 5 Station, O'Hare Intl Airport.
Avg. Time
3h 0m
Avg. Price
$32.39

Highland

There are 45 bus schedules per day connecting Highland with Chicago. It takes on average 1 hour to travel 25 miles, 39 kms, by bus from Highland. One bus company operates schedules from Highland, with Airport SuperSaver offering the most daily connections to Chicago. Traveling by bus from Highland you will most likely to arrive in Chicago at Midway Intl Airport.
Avg. Time
1h 0m
Avg. Price
$16.68

Crestwood

There are 44 bus schedules per day connecting Crestwood with Chicago. It takes on average 1 hour to travel 17 miles, 27 kms, by bus from Crestwood. One bus company operates schedules from Crestwood, with Airport SuperSaver offering the most daily connections to Chicago. Traveling by bus from Crestwood you will most likely to arrive in Chicago at Chicago O'Hare Bus/Shuttle Ctr.
Avg. Time
1h 0m
Avg. Price
$13.21

South Bend

There are 41 bus schedules per day connecting South Bend with Chicago. It takes on average 3 hours to travel 73 miles, 117 kms, by bus from South Bend. 3 bus carriers offer schedules from South Bend, with Airport SuperSaver offering the most daily connections to Chicago. Traveling by bus from South Bend you will most likely to arrive in Chicago at Chicago O'Hare Bus/Shuttle Ctr.
Avg. Time
3h 0m
Avg. Price
$26.84

What bus companies travel to Chicago, Illinois?

Located in Illinois, United States, you can travel by bus to Chicago from 757 destinations and choose from 3054 daily bus schedules to get you there. Airport SuperSaver has the most bus connections to Chicago. The furthest bus arriving in Chicago covers a distance of 1855.79 miles, 2985.84 kms, covering the journey in and 57 minutes

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bus companies serving Chicago

Barons Bus Lines

There are 52 daily Barons Bus Lines schedules to Chicago. Barons Bus Lines can get you to Chicago by bus from 67 destinations including Columbus.
Air conditioning
Restroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
9h 30m
Avg. Price
$60.73

Burlington Trailways

There are 39 daily Burlington Trailways schedules to Chicago. Burlington Trailways can get you to Chicago by bus from 38 destinations including Des Moines.
Air conditioning
Restroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
6h 34m
Avg. Price
$43.41

Greyhound

There are 433 daily Greyhound schedules to Chicago. Greyhound can get you to Chicago by bus from 129 destinations including Milwaukee.
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
16h 21m
Avg. Price
$79.79

Megabus

There are 55 daily Megabus schedules to Chicago. Megabus can get you to Chicago by bus from 18 destinations including Indianapolis.
Air conditioning
Restroom
Green certified
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
7h 20m
Avg. Price
$35.94

Miller Transportation

There are 80 daily Miller Transportation schedules to Chicago. Miller Transportation can get you to Chicago by bus from 44 destinations including Bloomington.
Air conditioning
Restroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
6h 28m
Avg. Price
$45.16

Peoria Charter

There are 152 daily Peoria Charter schedules to Chicago. Peoria Charter can get you to Chicago by bus from 4 destinations including Champaign.
Air conditioning
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
3h 34m
Avg. Price
$33.16

Turimex Internacional

There are 4 daily Turimex Internacional schedules to Chicago. Turimex Internacional can get you to Chicago by bus from 14 destinations including Dallas.
Air conditioning
Restroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
8h 16m
Avg. Price
$199.45

Airport SuperSaver

There are 235 daily Airport SuperSaver schedules to Chicago. Airport SuperSaver can get you to Chicago by bus from 5 destinations including Highland.
Air conditioning
Restroom
Avg. Time
1h 47m
Avg. Price
$12.86

Amtrak Thruway

There are 1 daily Amtrak Thruway schedules to Chicago. Amtrak Thruway can get you to Chicago by bus from Toledo.
Air conditioning
Restroom
Loyalty rewards
Avg. Time
5h 20m
Avg. Price
$38.05

El Expreso Bus

There are 24 daily El Expreso Bus schedules to Chicago. El Expreso Bus can get you to Chicago by bus from 54 destinations including Houston.
Air conditioning
Restroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
9h 57m
Avg. Price
$148.99

Indian Trails

There are 190 daily Indian Trails schedules to Chicago. Indian Trails can get you to Chicago by bus from 87 destinations including Grand Rapids.
Air conditioning
Restroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
11h 27m
Avg. Price
$52.99

Tornado Bus

There are 72 daily Tornado Bus schedules to Chicago. Tornado Bus can get you to Chicago by bus from 196 destinations including Dallas.
Air conditioning
Restroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
1h 12m
Avg. Price
$161.91

Van Galder

There are 59 daily Van Galder schedules to Chicago. Van Galder can get you to Chicago by bus from 4 destinations including Madison.
Extra legroom
USB power
WiFi
Avg. Time
3h 10m
Avg. Price
$24.08

Wanda Coach

There are 1 daily Wanda Coach schedules to Chicago. Wanda Coach can get you to Chicago by bus from New York.
Air conditioning
Restroom
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
14h 0m
Avg. Price
$100.00

Windstar Lines

There are 5 daily Windstar Lines schedules to Chicago. Windstar Lines can get you to Chicago by bus from 5 destinations including Coralville.
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
6h 15m
Avg. Price
$44.30