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Dayton, OH to Chicago bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$270.00
Shortest Duration42h 0m
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How much does a bus ticket from Dayton, OH to Chicago cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Dayton to Chicago were $270.00.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Dayton to Chicago is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches.

How long is the bus ride from Dayton, OH to Chicago?

The distance between Dayton and Chicago is approximately 231.96 miles, or 373.20 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 42 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 42 hours and 25.2 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Dayton, OH to Chicago by bus is usually on Saturday. 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. Friday 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.

Tornado Bus from Dayton, OH to Chicago has the most daily schedules

On average there is one bus schedules per day. Tornado Bus has the most regularly scheduled departures from Dayton, OH to Chicago, with an average of 1 trip per day and one monthly trip. One bus carrier currently travels from Dayton to Chicago. Of the 1 trip 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.

1 carriers offer Dayton, OH to Chicago bus trips

Tornado Bus

Book Tornado Bus from Dayton to Chicago from $270.00. Typically there is one Tornado Bus schedule per day from Dayton to Chicago and you can expect on average to pay $270.00 for a Tornado Bus ticket to Chicago. In Dayton, Tornado Bus departs to Chicago from 4941 Burkhardt Rd, In Chicago, Tornado Bus arrives at Tornado Bus Station,

An average trip on Tornado Bus from Dayton to Chicago takes 42 hours and 26 minutes, while the fastest available Tornado Bus trip will get you to Chicago in 42 hours and 0 minutes,

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Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Dayton. Most bus trips to Chicago will depart from:
  • 4941 Burkhardt Rd
Bus trips arrive in Chicago at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Chicago for trips arriving from Dayton:
  • Tornado Bus Station