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Wilmington NC to Chicago bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$103.00
Shortest Duration32h 10m
Trips per day2
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How to book cheap Wilmington NC to Chicago bus tickets?

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Wilmington to Chicago 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 Wilmington to Chicago were $105.00. By booking 16 days out, tickets are on average $29.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Wilmington NC to Chicago by bus is usually around 3:00 PM on Friday. 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. Around 2:00 PM on Monday 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 Wilmington NC to Chicago has the most daily schedules

On average there are 2 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Wilmington NC to Chicago, with an average of 2 trips per day and 18 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Wilmington to Chicago. Of the 2 trips there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Wilmington NC to Chicago starts at $196.00.

1 carriers offer Wilmington NC to Chicago bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Wilmington to Chicago from $103.00. There are 2 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Wilmington to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay $172.52 for a Greyhound ticket to Chicago. In Wilmington, Greyhound departs to Chicago from WAVE Forden Station Transit Ctr - 505 Cando St, In Chicago, Greyhound arrives at Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St and 3 other stations.

An average trip on Greyhound from Wilmington to Chicago takes 38 hours and 51 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Chicago in 32 hours and 10 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $177.25 for a weekend trip to Chicago.

Restroom
WiFi
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1d 14h 51m
Avg. Price
$172.52

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Wilmington. Most bus trips to Chicago will depart from WAVE Forden Station Transit Ctr - 505 Cando St.
  • WAVE Forden Station Transit Ctr - 505 Cando St
Bus trips arrive in Chicago at 4 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St, Union Station - 225 S Canal St, 5800 N Cumberland Ave, Dan Ryan Bus Station are the main bus stations in Chicago for trips arriving from Wilmington.
  • Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St
  • 5800 N Cumberland Ave
  • Dan Ryan Bus Station