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Iowa City to Chicago bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$43.00
Shortest Duration4h 25m
Trips per day3
bus carriers1
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5.0
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Burlington Trailways
5.0
Based on 4 reviews
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How to book cheap Iowa City to Chicago bus tickets?

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Iowa City 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 Iowa City to Chicago were $43.00.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Iowa City to Chicago by bus is usually on Monday. 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. Tuesday 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.

Burlington Trailways from Iowa City to Chicago has the most daily schedules

On average there are 3 scheduled bus trips per day. Burlington Trailways has the most regularly scheduled departures from Iowa City to Chicago, with an average of 3 trips per day and 66 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Iowa City to Chicago. Of the 3 trips there are 3 trips that are direct connections to Chicago.

1 carriers offer Iowa City to Chicago bus trips

Burlington Trailways

Book Burlington Trailways from Iowa City to Chicago from $43.00. There are 3 trips per day offered by Burlington Trailways from Iowa City to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay $43.00 for a Burlington Trailways ticket to Chicago. In Iowa City, Burlington Trailways departs to Chicago from Burlington Trailways Station - 170 E Court St, In Chicago, Burlington Trailways arrives at Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St,

An average trip on Burlington Trailways from Iowa City to Chicago takes 4 hours and 53 minutes, while the fastest available Burlington Trailways trip will get you to Chicago in 4 hours and 25 minutes,

On weekends, Burlington Trailways offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $43.00 for a weekend trip to Chicago.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
4h 53m
Avg. Price
$43.00

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Iowa City. Most bus trips to Chicago will depart from Burlington Trailways Station - 170 E Court St.
  • Burlington Trailways Station - 170 E Court St
Bus trips arrive in Chicago at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St are the main bus stations in Chicago for trips arriving from Iowa City.
  • Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St