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Denver to Chicago bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$69.00
Shortest Duration19h 10m
Trips per day6
bus carriers2
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How to book cheap Denver to Chicago bus tickets?

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Denver to Chicago is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Denver to Chicago were $69.00. By booking 22 days out, tickets are on average $25.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Denver to Chicago by bus is usually on Thursday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Saturday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Denver to Chicago has the most daily schedules

On average there are 6 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Denver to Chicago, with an average of 6 trips per day and 125 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers serve the route from Denver to Chicago. Of the 6 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? Traveling by Train from Denver to Chicago starts at $98.00.

2 carriers offer Denver to Chicago bus trips

Burlington Trailways

Book Burlington Trailways from Denver to Chicago from $146.00. Typically there is one Burlington Trailways schedule per day from Denver to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay $146.00 for a Burlington Trailways ticket to Chicago. In Denver, Burlington Trailways departs to Chicago from Bus Terminal - 1055 19th St, In Chicago, Burlington Trailways arrives at Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St,

An average trip on Burlington Trailways from Denver to Chicago takes 19 hours and 11 minutes, while the fastest available Burlington Trailways trip will get you to Chicago in 19 hours and 10 minutes,

On weekends, Burlington Trailways offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $146.00 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
19h 11m
Avg. Price
$146.00

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Denver to Chicago from $69.00. There are 6 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Denver to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay $142.43 for a Greyhound ticket to Chicago. In Denver, Greyhound departs to Chicago from Bus Terminal - 1055 19th St and one other station. In Chicago, Greyhound arrives at Dan Ryan Bus Station and 3 other stations.

An average trip on Greyhound from Denver to Chicago takes 25 hours and 11 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Chicago in 19 hours and 10 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 5 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $152.82 for a weekend trip to Chicago.

Restroom
WiFi
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1d 1h 11m
Avg. Price
$142.43

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Denver. Most bus trips to Chicago will depart from Bus Terminal - 1055 19th St, Union Station.
  • Bus Terminal - 1055 19th St
  • Union Station
Bus trips arrive in Chicago at 4 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Dan Ryan Bus Station, Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St, Union Station - 225 S Canal St, 5800 N Cumberland Ave are the main bus stations in Chicago for trips arriving from Denver.
  • Dan Ryan Bus Station
  • Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St
  • 5800 N Cumberland Ave