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New York to Chicago

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TRAVELING FROM New York TO Chicago BY bus

AVERAGE PRICE

$80

FASTEST TIME

14h

TRIPS PER DAY

8

bus CARRIERS

2

Thu, Apr 26
$111
Fri, Apr 27
$66
Sat, Apr 28
$51
Sun, Apr 29
$65
Mon, Apr 30
$60
Tue, May 1
$48
Wed, May 2
$48
Thu, May 3
$47
Fri, May 4
$51
Sat, May 5
$45
Sun, May 6
$51
Mon, May 7
$45
Tue, May 8
$44
Wed, May 9
$44

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How can I get the cheapest bus ticket from New York 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 New York to Chicago. Based on historic trends, the lowest average bus fare from New York to Chicago has been $69MX$1,299CA$88€57£49kn420Kč1,440zł239CHF68. By booking 16 days in advance, tickets are typically $46MX$872CA$59€38£33kn282Kč966zł161CHF45 cheaper than those booked at the last minute.

When is the best time to travel from New York to Chicago?

The busiest time of the week for travel to Chicago from New York by bus is at 11pm on Sunday. If you plan to travel around this time, book your tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

4pm on Wednesday 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

Sun

LEAST BUSY ON

Wed

How many daily bus trips are there from New York to Chicago?
TRIPS PER DAY

8

DIRECT TRIPS

1

EARLIEST DEPARTURE

3am

LATEST DEPARTURE

11pm

On average, there are 8 bus trips from New York to Chicago every day. Greyhound schedules have the most departures from New York to Chicago, with an average of 8 trips per day, and 207 trips per month.

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

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

How long is the bus ride from New York to Chicago? On average, a bus trip from New York to Chicago takes 19h 43m to make the 711.4 mi - 1144.7 km journey. Wanda Coach has the fastest advertised travel time of 14h to get from New York to Chicago.

Bus lines that run from New York to Chicago

Getting from New York to Chicago by Megabus:

Megabus is an intercity bus service providing clean, and dependable rides to major cities in the USA. Heard about MegaBus $1 tickets? Read about them and Megabus discounts now.

Getting from New York 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 20h 36m
Avg. price $77