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traveling from Houston to Chicago by bus

Cheapest price$74.00
Shortest Duration23h 16m
Trips per day10
bus carriers2
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How can I get the cheapest bus ticket from Houston to Chicago?

The best way to get the cheapest bus tickets from Houston to Chicago is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Houston to Chicago were $95.43. By booking 18 days out, tickets are on average $45.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Houston to Chicago by bus is at 12:00 PM on Wednesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 2:00 PM on Wednesday 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 Houston to Chicago?

On average there are 10 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Houston to Chicago, with an average of 8 trips per day and 176 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers currently travel from Houston to Chicago. Of the 10 trips there are 0 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Train options from Houston start at $106.00.

bus lines that run from Houston to Chicago

Tornado Bus

Tornado Bus operates, on average, 2 bus schedule(s) from Houston to Chicago. The average Tornado Bus ticket to Chicago costs $156.90. Cheap Tornado Bus tickets to Chicago are available on Wanderu starting from $145.00. In Houston, Tornado Bus departs from Tornado Bus Station - Airport and 2 other stations. In Chicago, Tornado Bus arrives at Tornado Bus Station and no other station.

An average trip on Tornado Bus from Houston to Chicago takes 23 hours and 53 minutes, while the fastest available Tornado Bus trip will get you to Chicago in 23 hours and 16 minutes,

On weekends, Tornado Bus offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay $157.47 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

Tornado Bus
Tornado Bus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
23h 53m
Avg. Price
$156.90

Greyhound

Greyhound operates, on average, 8 bus schedule(s) from Houston to Chicago. The average Greyhound ticket to Chicago costs $131.07. Cheap Greyhound tickets to Chicago are available on Wanderu starting from $74.00. In Houston, Greyhound departs from Greyhound Station - 2121 Main St 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 Houston to Chicago takes 28 hours and 49 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Chicago in 23 hours and 16 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 8 trips per day and you could expect to pay $140.24 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

Greyhound
Greyhound
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
28h 49m
Avg. Price
$131.07

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 4 stations that have bus departures from Houston. Most bus trips to Chicago will depart from Greyhound Station - 2121 Main St, Tornado Bus Station - Airport, Tornado Bus Station - Lockwood, Tornado Bus Station - Hillcroft.
  • Greyhound Station - 2121 Main St
  • Tornado Bus Station - Airport
  • Tornado Bus Station - Lockwood
  • Tornado Bus Station - Hillcroft
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, Tornado Bus Station are the main bus stations in Chicago for trips arriving from Houston.
  • Greyhound Station - 630 W Harrison St
  • Dan Ryan Bus Station
  • Tornado Bus Station