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Chicago to Champaign bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$18.00
Shortest Duration2h 0m
Trips per day63
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How to book cheap Chicago to Champaign bus tickets?

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Chicago to Champaign is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Chicago to Champaign were $31.94. By booking 1 days out, tickets are on average $1.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Chicago to Champaign by bus is at 2:00 PM on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 8:00 AM on Sunday 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.

Peoria Charter from Chicago to Champaign has the most daily schedules

On average there are 63 bus trips per day. Peoria Charter has the most options for departures from Chicago to Champaign, with an average of 53 trips per day and 1,078 monthly trips. 3 bus carriers currently travel from Chicago to Champaign. Of the 63 trips there are 61 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Chicago to Champaign starts at $15.00.

3 carriers offer Chicago to Champaign bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Chicago to Champaign from $18.00. There are 7 Greyhound schedules from Chicago to Champaign and you can expect on average to pay $26.08 for a Greyhound ticket to Champaign. In Chicago, Greyhound departs to Champaign from Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St and 1 other station. In Champaign, Greyhound arrives at Illinois Term - 45 E University Ave and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Chicago to Champaign takes 3 hours and 9 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Champaign in 2 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 7 trips per day and you could expect to pay $31.54 for a weekend getaway trip to Champaign.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
3h 9m
Avg. Price
$26.08

Peoria Charter

Book Peoria Charter from Chicago to Champaign from $32.00. There are 53 Peoria Charter schedules from Chicago to Champaign and you can expect on average to pay $32.34 for a Peoria Charter ticket to Champaign. In Chicago, Peoria Charter departs to Champaign from Terminal 5 Station, O'Hare Intl Airport and 3 other stations. In Champaign, Peoria Charter arrives at 406 E Armory Ave and 1 other station.

An average trip on Peoria Charter from Chicago to Champaign takes 3 hours and 31 minutes, while the fastest available Peoria Charter trip will get you to Champaign in 2 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Peoria Charter offers 54 trips per day and you could expect to pay $32.10 for a weekend getaway trip to Champaign.

Air conditioning
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
3h 31m
Avg. Price
$32.34

Tornado Bus

Book Tornado Bus from Chicago to Champaign from $75.00. There are 2 Tornado Bus schedules from Chicago to Champaign and you can expect on average to pay $75.00 for a Tornado Bus ticket to Champaign. In Chicago, Tornado Bus departs to Champaign from Tornado Bus Station and no other station. In Champaign, Tornado Bus arrives at Pilot Travel center and no other station.

An average trip on Tornado Bus from Chicago to Champaign takes 2 hours and 15 minutes, while the fastest available Tornado Bus trip will get you to Champaign in 2 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Tornado Bus offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay $75.00 for a weekend getaway trip to Champaign.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
2h 15m
Avg. Price
$75.00

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 7 stations that have bus departures from Chicago. Most bus trips to Champaign will depart from Chicago O'Hare Bus/Shuttle Ctr, Terminal 5 Station, O'Hare Intl Airport, Midway Intl Airport, Southeast Corner of Jackson and Canal St, Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St, Dan Ryan Bus Station, Tornado Bus Station.
  • Chicago O'Hare Bus/Shuttle Ctr
  • Terminal 5 Station, O'Hare Intl Airport
  • Midway Intl Airport
  • Southeast Corner of Jackson and Canal St
  • Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St
  • Dan Ryan Bus Station
  • Tornado Bus Station
Bus trips arrive in Champaign at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Illinois Term - 45 E University Ave, 406 E Armory Ave, Pilot Travel center are the main bus stations in Champaign for trips arriving from Chicago.
  • Illinois Term - 45 E University Ave
  • 406 E Armory Ave
  • Pilot Travel center