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Buses from Grand Prairie to Chicago

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Grand Prairie - Chicago Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity buses per day from Grand Prairie to Chicago. Traveling by bus from Grand Prairie to Chicago usually takes around 21 hours and 55 minutes, but the fastest Megabus bus can make the trip in 21 hours and 45 minutes.

Distance813 mi (1309 km)
Shortest duration21h 45m
Cheapest price$15.00
Most frequent serviceMegabus
Bus lines1

What bus companies travel from Grand Prairie to Chicago?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Grand Prairie to Chicago. Megabus 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
Megabus221h 55m$65.40
  • Megabus

    Megabus

    Megabus is one of the leading bus companies in North America, with many popular routes in the Northeast and Midwest United States. Megabus tickets can be purchased for as low as $1 if you book in advance. Travelers enjoy Megabus’ unique double decker buses, which feature amenities such as air conditioning, digital entertainment, free WiFi, and power outlets at each seat. Megabus is an affordable, reliable option for travel between Grand Prairie and Chicago.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Grand Prairie to Chicago 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 Grand Prairie to Chicago?

The bus takes an average of 21 hours and 55 minutes to cover the 813 miles from Grand Prairie to Chicago. However, the fastest bus only takes 21 hours and 45 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. 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?

Travel trends tend to vary greatly for bus trips from Grand Prairie to Chicago.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Grand Prairie?

The first bus leaves at 11:00am and the last bus leaves at 10:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Grand Prairie to Chicago, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus schedules are there most days?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Grand Prairie to Chicago. However, neither bus offers direct service, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to transfer buses during the trip.

City Information

Chicago

Known for its innovative architecture, cultural contributions to jazz and house music, and of course that irresistible deep-dish pizza, the many sights and experiences in Chicago make it one of the best urban vacation destinations for millennials and a top destination in Illinois.

You can't beat the views of the city and Lake Michigan from the SkyDeck in the Willis Tower; at over 1,300 feet, this is the highest observation deck in the U.S. Snap that classic selfie with the Bean in Millennium Park, then wander the many museums in nearby Grant Park. Navy Pier is a popular tourist hotspot for its parks, restaurants, and attractions right on Lake Michigan, and baseball fans will find paradise in Wrigleyville, home to the Chicago Cubs' Wrigley Field and sports bars galore.

Chicago's enormous parks offer plentiful opportunities for outdoor activities in gorgeous urban settings. Many companies offer kayak rentals or boat tours on the Chicago River, with special tours running on Saint Patrick's Day, when the entire river is dyed green. When you’re ready to buy some souvenirs from your epic trip, hit the big brand stores on the Magnificent Mile, or shop local in neighborhoods like Andersonville and Wicker Park. And don't miss the chance to laugh until you cry at The Second City comedy theater, famous for launching the careers of comedians like Tina Fey and Stephen Colbert.

Chicago is one of the biggest transportation hubs in the Midwest, and provides easy access to nearby destinations ideal for day trips, as well as international travel from two airports. Thanks to plenty of bus and train stations throughout the city, getting to the Windy City is a breeze.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Grand Prairie?

Main departure station: 710 Davis St

Most buses depart from the main station in Grand Prairie.

All bus stations in Grand Prairie:

  • 710 Davis St

Where does the bus arrive in Chicago?

Main arrival station: W Polk St. btwn S Clinton St and S Canal St

All buses from Grand Prairie arrive at one main station in Chicago.

All bus stations in Chicago:

  • W Polk St. btwn S Clinton St and S Canal St

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