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Cheapest price$66.00
Shortest Duration15h 0m
Trips per day8
bus carriers2
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How to book cheap Birmingham to Chicago bus tickets?

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Birmingham to Chicago is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Birmingham to Chicago were $79.00. By booking 15 days out, tickets are on average $58.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Birmingham to Chicago by bus is at 7:00 PM on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 6:00 PM on Thursday 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 Birmingham to Chicago has the most daily schedules

On average there are 8 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Birmingham to Chicago, with an average of 7 trips per day and 136 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers currently travel from Birmingham to Chicago. Of the 8 trips there are 2 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Birmingham to Chicago starts at $181.00.

2 carriers offer Birmingham to Chicago bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Birmingham to Chicago from $64.00. There are 7 Greyhound schedules from Birmingham to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay $97.08 for a Greyhound ticket to Chicago. In Birmingham, Greyhound departs to Chicago from Bus Terminal - 618 N 19th St 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 Birmingham to Chicago takes 17 hours and 17 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Chicago in 15 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 7 trips per day and you could expect to pay $102.76 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

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Avg. Time
17h 17m
Avg. Price
$97.08

Tornado Bus

Book Tornado Bus from Birmingham to Chicago from $120.00. There are 1 Tornado Bus schedules from Birmingham to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay $120.00 for a Tornado Bus ticket to Chicago. In Birmingham, Tornado Bus departs to Chicago from 2427 Acton Rd and no other station. In Chicago, Tornado Bus arrives at Tornado Bus Station and no other station.

An average trip on Tornado Bus from Birmingham to Chicago takes 28 hours and 56 minutes, while the fastest available Tornado Bus trip will get you to Chicago in 15 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Tornado Bus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $120.00 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Power outlet
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Avg. Time
4h 56m
Avg. Price
$120.00
Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Birmingham. Most bus trips to Chicago will depart from Bus Terminal - 618 N 19th St, 2427 Acton Rd.
  • Bus Terminal - 618 N 19th St
  • 2427 Acton Rd
Bus trips arrive in Chicago at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St, Dan Ryan Bus Station, Tornado Bus Station are the main bus stations in Chicago for trips arriving from Birmingham.
  • Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St
  • Dan Ryan Bus Station
  • Tornado Bus Station