Book bus Tickets from

Los Angeles to Chicago

Wed, Mar 22
Thu, Mar 23
$171
Fri, Mar 24
$181
Sat, Mar 25
$182
Sun, Mar 26
$147
Mon, Mar 27
$137
Tue, Mar 28
$134
Wed, Mar 29
$139
Thu, Mar 30
$138
Fri, Mar 31
$161
Sat, Apr 1
$154
Sun, Apr 2
$147
Mon, Apr 3
$119
Tue, Apr 4
$119

Upcoming bus trips on Thu, Mar 23 See all

2:45am
48h 40m
5:25am
$171.00 Greyhound
Los Angeles, CA, US
Chicago, IL, US
8:15am
43h 20m
5:35am
$204.00 Greyhound
Los Angeles, CA, US
Chicago, IL, US
1:45pm
52h 15m
8:00pm
$177.00 Greyhound
Los Angeles, CA, US
Chicago, IL, US
6:40pm
42h 35m
3:15pm
$207.00 Greyhound
Los Angeles, CA, US
Chicago, IL, US

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Wanderu is your cheap travel solution for booking Los Angeles to Chicago bus tickets. With Wanderu you can compare all the bus schedules to Chicago by price, travel time, and other unique sorting capabilities. Book now, and you can get from Los Angeles to Chicago in no time at all on bus lines that include Greyhound Bus Lines. Depart Los Angeles from Tufesa - 4555 E 3rd St, The Westin Los Angeles Airport - 5400 W Century Blvd, Pacoima Los Angeles Tufesa and arrive in Chicago at Van Buren St btwn S Canal St and S Clinton St, Turimex Chicago Station, Union Station - 225 S Canal St. Wanderu aggregates trips from the most trusted and popular bus and train carriers in the country to bring you hundreds of options at the click of a mouse.

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TRAVELING FROM Los Angeles TO Chicago BY bus

AVERAGE PRICE

$133

FASTEST TIME

42h 45m

TRIPS PER DAY

5

bus CARRIERS

1

How can I get the cheapest bus ticket from Los Angeles to Chicago?

Wanderu makes it simple to get cheap bus tickets by searching prices and itineraries for 70+ bus and train lines in 20+ countries. Comparing your options and booking as early as possible is the best way to get the cheapest bus ticket from Los Angeles to Chicago. Based on historic trends, the lowest average bus fare from Los Angeles to Chicago has been $103MX$1,973CA$138€95£83zł408CHF102. By booking 26 days in advance, tickets are typically $69MX$1,317CA$92€64£55zł272CHF68 cheaper than those booked at the last minute.

When is the best time to travel from Los Angeles to Chicago?

The busiest time of the week for travel to Chicago from Los Angeles by bus is at 1pm on Thursday. If you plan to travel around this time, book your tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

1pm on Sunday is when the least number of people travel by bus on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, departing around this time is your best chance to be on an uncrowded bus.

BUSIEST ON

Thu

LEAST BUSY ON

Sun

How many daily bus trips are there from Los Angeles to Chicago?
TRIPS PER DAY

5

DIRECT TRIPS

1

EARLIEST DEPARTURE

2am

LATEST DEPARTURE

11pm

On average, there are 5 bus trips from Los Angeles to Chicago every day. Greyhound schedules have the most departures from Los Angeles to Chicago, with an average of 5 trips per day, and 98 trips per month.

If you're looking for more travel options, you may also want to view Los Angeles to Chicago train schedules.

Bus lines that have service on this route offer WIFI and power outlets.

How long is the bus ride from Los Angeles to Chicago? On average, a bus trip from Los Angeles to Chicago takes 46h 52m to make the 1743.3 mi - 2804.8 km journey. Greyhound has the fastest advertised travel time of 42h 45m to get from Los Angeles to Chicago.

Bus lines that run from Los Angeles to Chicago

Getting from Los Angeles to Chicago by Greyhound Bus Lines:

Greyhound Bus Lines is the largest bus carrier in the US. Spanning all the way from the East Coast to the West Coast, they cover over 1000 cities all over the United States.

Avg. time 46h 52m
Avg. price $133
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