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Buses from Urbana to Evanston

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Urbana - Evanston Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity buses per day from Urbana to Evanston. Traveling by bus from Urbana to Evanston usually takes around 3 hours and 30 minutes, but the fastest M&M Shuttle bus can make the trip in 3 hours and 25 minutes.

Distance136 mi (219 km)
Shortest duration3h 25m
Cheapest price$25.00
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceM&M Shuttle
Bus lines1

What bus companies travel from Urbana to Evanston?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Urbana to Evanston. M&M Shuttle is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
M&M Shuttle23h 30m$25.00
  • M&M Shuttle

    M&M Shuttle

    Book M&M Shuttle from Urbana to Evanston from $25. There are 2 trips per day offered by M&M Shuttle from Urbana to Evanston and you can expect on average to pay for a M&M Shuttle ticket to Evanston. In Urbana, M&M Shuttle departs to Evanston from Florida Ave Residence Hall and one other station. In Evanston, M&M Shuttle arrives at Evanston High School .

    An average trip on M&M Shuttle from Urbana to Evanston takes 3 hours and 30 minutes , while the fastest available M&M Shuttle trip will get you to Evanston in 3 hours and 25 minutes .

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Urbana to Evanston 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.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

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 from Urbana to Evanston?

The bus takes an average of 3 hours and 30 minutes to cover the 136 miles from Urbana to Evanston. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 25 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

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

The busiest and least busy days to travel on this route tend to change frequently from week to week. Weather, holidays, local events, and other factors can affect how crowded the bus is on any given day.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Urbana?

The first bus leaves at 3:00pm and the last bus leaves at 3:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Urbana to Evanston, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Urbana to Evanston. Both of these are direct buses, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring buses at any point during your trip.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Urbana?

Main departure station: Illinois St Residence Hall - 919 W Illinois St

Urbana has two bus stations with service to Evanston.

All bus stations in Urbana:

  • Illinois St Residence Hall - 919 W Illinois St

  • Florida Ave Residence Hall

Where does the bus arrive in Evanston?

Main arrival station: Evanston High School

All buses from Urbana arrive at one main station in Evanston.

All bus stations in Evanston:

  • Evanston High School

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