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Chicago to Springfield IL bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$19.00
Shortest Duration4h 35m
Trips per day3
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How to book cheap Chicago to Springfield IL bus tickets?

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Chicago to Springfield 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 Chicago to Springfield were $25.00. By booking 29 days out, tickets are on average $14.60 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Chicago to Springfield IL 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. Sunday 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 Chicago to Springfield IL has the most daily schedules

On average there are 3 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Chicago to Springfield IL, with an average of 3 trips per day and 45 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Chicago to Springfield. Of the 3 trips there is one direct trip available per day.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Chicago to Springfield IL starts at $19.00.

1 carriers offer Chicago to Springfield IL bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Chicago to Springfield from $18.00. There are 3 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Chicago to Springfield and you can expect on average to pay $28.26 for a Greyhound ticket to Springfield. In Chicago, Greyhound departs to Springfield from Union Station - 225 S Canal St and 3 other stations. In Springfield, Greyhound arrives at Shanners Tire,

An average trip on Greyhound from Chicago to Springfield takes 6 hours and 38 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Springfield in 4 hours and 35 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $35.26 for a weekend trip to Springfield.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
6h 38m
Avg. Price
$28.26

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 4 stations that have bus departures from Chicago. Most bus trips to Springfield will depart from Union Station - 225 S Canal St, Dan Ryan Bus Station, Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St, 5800 N Cumberland Ave.
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St
  • Dan Ryan Bus Station
  • Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St
  • 5800 N Cumberland Ave
Bus trips arrive in Springfield at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Shanners Tire are the main bus stations in Springfield for trips arriving from Chicago.
  • Shanners Tire