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Rock Island-Peoria Bus Schedule

Journey Information

There is one daily bus from Rock Island to Peoria. Traveling by bus from Rock Island to Peoria usually takes around 18 hours and 10 minutes, but some buses might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance76 mi (123 km)
Shortest duration18h 10m
Cheapest price$20.00
Most frequent serviceBurlington Trailways
Bus lines1

How much is a bus ticket from Rock Island to Peoria?

The average bus ticket price from Rock Island to Peoria is $20.00. That price is based on the daily average cost for all bus trips from Rock Island to Peoria in the last 30 days. Any tickets cheaper than $20.00 can be considered a great deal. You are very likely to find a bus ticket at this price or lower if you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Monthly average prices

Traveling from Rock Island to Peoria by bus will cost you about the same regardless of the time of year for which you plan your trip. In general, bus ticket prices for that route don’t fluctuate much throughout the year, so expect to pay around $40 whenever you decide to board the bus to Peoria.

What bus companies travel from Rock Island to Peoria?

There is one bus company that operates from Rock Island to Peoria. Burlington Trailways is the only company to provide bus transportation at the moment. It only operates one bus trip per day, which really narrows down the options.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Burlington Trailways118h 10m$20.50

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Rock Island to Peoria during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 18 hours and 10 minutes to cover the 76 miles (123 kilometers) from Rock Island, IL to Peoria, IL. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Because many passengers travel from Rock Island to Peoria at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your bus travel for the beginning of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Rock Island?

There is usually only one bus per day from Rock Island to Peoria. It leaves the station in Rock Island at 4:00pm each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many buses are there each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Rock Island to Peoria. However, it is not a direct bus, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to change buses during the trip.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Rock Island?

Departure stations

Most buses depart from the main station in Rock Island.

Where does the bus arrive in Peoria?

Arrival stations

All buses from Rock Island arrive at one main station in Peoria.

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