Cheap bus tickets fromChicago to Cleveland

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traveling from Chicago to Cleveland by bus

Cheapest price$10.00
Shortest Duration6h 20m
Trips per day8
bus carriers3
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How can I get the cheapest bus ticket from Chicago to Cleveland?

The best way to get the cheapest bus tickets from Chicago to Cleveland is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Chicago to Cleveland were $24.29. By booking 14 days out, tickets are on average $19.99 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel from Chicago to Cleveland?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Chicago to Cleveland by bus is at 8:00 AM on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 12:00 AM on Tuesday 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.

How many daily bus trips are there from Chicago to Cleveland?

On average there are 8 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Chicago to Cleveland, with an average of 5 trips per day and 112 monthly trips. 3 bus carriers currently travel from Chicago to Cleveland. Of the 8 trips there are 6 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Train options from Chicago start at $46.00.

bus lines that run from Chicago to Cleveland

Megabus

Megabus operates, on average, 2 bus schedule(s) from Chicago to Cleveland. The average Megabus ticket to Cleveland costs $27.28. Cheap Megabus tickets to Cleveland are available on Wanderu starting from $10.00. In Chicago, Megabus departs from W Polk St. btwn S Clinton St and S Canal St and no other station. In Cleveland, Megabus arrives at Tubbs Jones Transit Ctr - 2115 E 22nd St and no other station.

An average trip on Megabus from Chicago to Cleveland takes 6 hours and 46 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Cleveland in 6 hours and 20 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay $31.29 for a weekend getaway trip to Cleveland.

Megabus
Megabus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Green certified
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
6h 46m
Avg. Price
$27.28

Greyhound

Greyhound operates, on average, 5 bus schedule(s) from Chicago to Cleveland. The average Greyhound ticket to Cleveland costs $38.62. Cheap Greyhound tickets to Cleveland are available on Wanderu starting from $20.00. In Chicago, Greyhound departs from Greyhound Station - 630 W Harrison St and 1 other station. In Cleveland, Greyhound arrives at Greyhound Station - 1465 Chester Ave and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Chicago to Cleveland takes 7 hours and 29 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Cleveland in 6 hours and 20 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay $40.47 for a weekend getaway trip to Cleveland.

Greyhound
Greyhound
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
7h 29m
Avg. Price
$38.62

Barons Bus Lines

Barons Bus Lines operates, on average, 1 bus schedule(s) from Chicago to Cleveland. The average Barons Bus Lines ticket to Cleveland costs $41.49. Cheap Barons Bus Lines tickets to Cleveland are available on Wanderu starting from $40.00. In Chicago, Barons Bus Lines departs from Greyhound Station - 630 W Harrison St and no other station. In Cleveland, Barons Bus Lines arrives at Greyhound Station - 1465 Chester Ave and no other station.

An average trip on Barons Bus Lines from Chicago to Cleveland takes 13 hours and 35 minutes, while the fastest available Barons Bus Lines trip will get you to Cleveland in 6 hours and 20 minutes,

On weekends, Barons Bus Lines offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $42.50 for a weekend getaway trip to Cleveland.

Barons Bus Lines
Barons Bus Lines
Air conditioning
Restroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
13h 35m
Avg. Price
$41.49

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 3 stations that have bus departures from Chicago. Most bus trips to Cleveland will depart from Greyhound Station - 630 W Harrison St, W Polk St. btwn S Clinton St and S Canal St, Dan Ryan Bus Station.
  • Greyhound Station - 630 W Harrison St
  • W Polk St. btwn S Clinton St and S Canal St
  • Dan Ryan Bus Station
Bus trips arrive in Cleveland at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Greyhound Station - 1465 Chester Ave, Tubbs Jones Transit Ctr - 2115 E 22nd St are the main bus stations in Cleveland for trips arriving from Chicago.
  • Greyhound Station - 1465 Chester Ave
  • Tubbs Jones Transit Ctr - 2115 E 22nd St