|Shortest Duration||46h 45m|
|Trips per day||3|
Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from San Diego to Chicago were $95.00.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from San Diego to Chicago is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 19 days out, tickets are on average $110.43 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.
The distance between San Diego and Chicago is approximately 1732.53 miles, or 2787.54 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 52 hours and 46 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 46 hours and 45 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses 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 bus 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.
On average there are 3 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from San Diego to Chicago, with an average of 3 trips per day and 15 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from San Diego to Chicago. Of the 3 trips there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.
Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from San Diego to Chicago starts at $181.10.
Book Greyhound from San Diego to Chicago from $95.00. There are 3 trips per day offered by Greyhound from San Diego to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay $162.56 for a Greyhound ticket to Chicago. In San Diego, Greyhound departs to Chicago from Bus Terminal - 1313 National Ave and one other station. In Chicago, Greyhound arrives at Union Station - 225 S Canal St and 3 other stations.
An average trip on Greyhound from San Diego to Chicago takes 52 hours and 46 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Chicago in 46 hours and 45 minutes,
On weekends, Greyhound offers 5 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $213.10 for a weekend trip to Chicago.