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traveling from Cleveland to Chicago by bus

Cheapest price$10.00
Fastest time6h 10m
Trips per day10
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How can I get the cheapest bus ticket from Cleveland to Chicago?

The best way to get the cheapest bus tickets from Cleveland to Chicago is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Cleveland to Chicago were $33.48. By booking 23 days out, tickets are on average $19.99 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Cleveland to Chicago by bus is at 8 AM on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 11 AM on Thursday 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 Cleveland to Chicago?

On average there are 10 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Cleveland to Chicago, with an average of 8 trips per day and 154 monthly trips. 3 bus carriers currently travel from Cleveland to Chicago. Of the 10 trips there are 6 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

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

bus lines that run from Cleveland to Chicago

Megabus

Megabus operates, on average, 2 bus schedule(s) from Cleveland to Chicago. The average Megabus ticket to Chicago costs $35.43. Cheap Megabus tickets to Chicago are available on Wanderu starting from $10.00. In Cleveland, Megabus departs from Tubbs Jones Transit Ctr - 2115 E 22nd St and no other station. In Chicago, Megabus arrives at W Polk St. btwn S Clinton St and S Canal St and no other station.

An average trip on Megabus from Cleveland to Chicago takes 6 hours and 41 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Chicago in 6 hours and 10 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay $39.15 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

Megabus
Megabus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Green certified
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
6h 41m
Avg. Price
$35.43

Greyhound

Greyhound operates, on average, 8 bus schedule(s) from Cleveland to Chicago. The average Greyhound ticket to Chicago costs $36.64. Cheap Greyhound tickets to Chicago are available on Wanderu starting from $26.50. In Cleveland, Greyhound departs from Greyhound Station - 1465 Chester Ave and no other station. In Chicago, Greyhound arrives at Greyhound Station - 630 W Harrison St and 1 other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Cleveland to Chicago takes 7 hours and 57 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Chicago in 6 hours and 10 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 8 trips per day and you could expect to pay $39.02 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

Greyhound
Greyhound
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
7h 57m
Avg. Price
$36.64

Barons Bus Lines

Barons Bus Lines operates, on average, 1 bus schedule(s) from Cleveland to Chicago. The average Barons Bus Lines ticket to Chicago costs $40.55. Cheap Barons Bus Lines tickets to Chicago are available on Wanderu starting from $40.00. In Cleveland, Barons Bus Lines departs from Greyhound Station - 1465 Chester Ave and no other station. In Chicago, Barons Bus Lines arrives at Greyhound Station - 630 W Harrison St and no other station.

An average trip on Barons Bus Lines from Cleveland to Chicago takes 11 hours and 0 minutes, while the fastest available Barons Bus Lines trip will get you to Chicago in 6 hours and 10 minutes,

On weekends, Barons Bus Lines offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $40.83 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

Barons Bus Lines
Barons Bus Lines
Air conditioning
Restroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
11h 0m
Avg. Price
$40.55
Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Cleveland. Most bus trips to Chicago will depart from Greyhound Station - 1465 Chester Ave, Tubbs Jones Transit Ctr - 2115 E 22nd St.
  • Greyhound Station - 1465 Chester Ave
  • Tubbs Jones Transit Ctr - 2115 E 22nd St
Bus trips arrive in Chicago at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Greyhound Station - 630 W Harrison St, Dan Ryan Bus Station, W Polk St. btwn S Clinton St and S Canal St are the main bus stations in Chicago for trips arriving from Cleveland.
  • Greyhound Station - 630 W Harrison St
  • Dan Ryan Bus Station
  • W Polk St. btwn S Clinton St and S Canal St