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traveling from Milwaukee to Chicago by bus

Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration1h 40m
Trips per day19
bus carriers3
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How can I get the cheapest bus ticket from Milwaukee to Chicago?

The best way to get the cheapest bus tickets from Milwaukee to Chicago is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Milwaukee to Chicago were $9.79. By booking 18 days out, tickets are on average $8.99 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Milwaukee to Chicago by bus is at 8:00 PM on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 10:00 AM on Monday 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 Milwaukee to Chicago?

On average there are 19 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Milwaukee to Chicago, with an average of 13 trips per day and 263 monthly trips. 3 bus carriers currently travel from Milwaukee to Chicago. Of the 19 trips there are 13 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Train options from Milwaukee start at $25.00.

bus lines that run from Milwaukee to Chicago

Tornado Bus

Tornado Bus operates, on average, 2 bus schedule(s) from Milwaukee to Chicago. The average Tornado Bus ticket to Chicago costs $54.72. Cheap Tornado Bus tickets to Chicago are available on Wanderu starting from $50.00. In Milwaukee, Tornado Bus departs from Agencia De Viajes Mexico and no other station. In Chicago, Tornado Bus arrives at Tornado Bus Station and no other station.

An average trip on Tornado Bus from Milwaukee to Chicago takes 2 hours and 20 minutes, while the fastest available Tornado Bus trip will get you to Chicago in 1 hours and 40 minutes,

On weekends, Tornado Bus offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay $55.85 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

Tornado Bus
Tornado Bus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
2h 20m
Avg. Price
$54.72

Megabus

Megabus operates, on average, 4 bus schedule(s) from Milwaukee to Chicago. The average Megabus ticket to Chicago costs $9.59. Cheap Megabus tickets to Chicago are available on Wanderu starting from $1.00. In Milwaukee, Megabus departs from Intermodal Station - 433 W ST Paul Ave 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 Milwaukee to Chicago takes 2 hours and 7 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Chicago in 1 hours and 40 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 4 trips per day and you could expect to pay $10.04 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

Megabus
Megabus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Green certified
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
2h 7m
Avg. Price
$9.59

Greyhound

Greyhound operates, on average, 13 bus schedule(s) from Milwaukee to Chicago. The average Greyhound ticket to Chicago costs $12.22. Cheap Greyhound tickets to Chicago are available on Wanderu starting from $8.00. In Milwaukee, Greyhound departs from Intermodal Station - 433 W ST Paul 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 Milwaukee to Chicago takes 2 hours and 4 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Chicago in 1 hours and 40 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 14 trips per day and you could expect to pay $12.67 for a weekend getaway trip to Chicago.

Greyhound
Greyhound
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
2h 4m
Avg. Price
$12.22

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Milwaukee. Most bus trips to Chicago will depart from Intermodal Station - 433 W ST Paul Ave, Agencia De Viajes Mexico.
  • Intermodal Station - 433 W ST Paul Ave
  • Agencia De Viajes Mexico
Bus trips arrive in Chicago at 4 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, Tornado Bus Station are the main bus stations in Chicago for trips arriving from Milwaukee.
  • Greyhound Station - 630 W Harrison St
  • Dan Ryan Bus Station
  • W Polk St. btwn S Clinton St and S Canal St
  • Tornado Bus Station