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Madison to Chicago

Sat, Mar 25
Sun, Mar 26
$23
Mon, Mar 27
$20
Tue, Mar 28
$20
Wed, Mar 29
$20
Thu, Mar 30
$20
Fri, Mar 31
$22
Sat, Apr 1
$20
Sun, Apr 2
$22
Mon, Apr 3
$20
Tue, Apr 4
$19
Wed, Apr 5
$19
Thu, Apr 6
$20
Fri, Apr 7
$22

Upcoming bus trips on Sun, Mar 26 See all

2:30am
3h 15m
5:45am
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
2:40am
3h 10m
5:50am
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
2:45am
3h
5:45am
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
4:00am
4h 15m
8:15am
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
4:15am
4h
8:15am
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
5:00am
4h
9:00am
$35.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
5:30am
4h 15m
9:45am
$23.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
5:45am
4h
9:45am
$23.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
7:00am
3h 45m
10:45am
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
7:20am
3h 25m
10:45am
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
8:30am
3h 50m
12:20pm
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
8:50am
3h 30m
12:20pm
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
10:00am
3h 45m
1:45pm
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
10:20am
3h 25m
1:45pm
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
11:30am
3h 50m
3:20pm
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
11:50am
3h 30m
3:20pm
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
12:30pm
3h 15m
3:45pm
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
12:45pm
3h
3:45pm
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
1:00pm
4h 30m
5:30pm
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
1:20pm
4h 10m
5:30pm
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
2:20pm
4h 10m
6:30pm
$25.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
2:30pm
4h
6:30pm
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
2:50pm
3h 40m
6:30pm
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
4:00pm
3h 45m
7:45pm
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
4:20pm
3h 25m
7:45pm
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
5:20pm
3h 30m
8:50pm
$35.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
5:30pm
3h 50m
9:20pm
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
5:50pm
3h 30m
9:20pm
$29.00 Megabus
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US
6:10pm
3h 50m
10:00pm
$23.00 Greyhound
Madison, WI, US
Chicago, IL, US

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TRAVELING FROM Madison TO Chicago BY bus

AVERAGE PRICE

$25

FASTEST TIME

2h 34m

TRIPS PER DAY

12

bus CARRIERS

2

How can I get the cheapest bus ticket from Madison 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 Madison to Chicago. Based on historic trends, the lowest average bus fare from Madison to Chicago has been $12MX$217CA$15€11£9zł46CHF11. By booking 29 days in advance, tickets are typically $18MX$334CA$24€16£14zł70CHF18 cheaper than those booked at the last minute.

When is the best time to travel from Madison to Chicago?

The busiest time of the week for travel to Chicago from Madison by bus is at 6pm on Sunday. If you plan to travel around this time, book your tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

6pm on Monday 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

Mon

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

12

DIRECT TRIPS

12

EARLIEST DEPARTURE

2am

LATEST DEPARTURE

6pm

On average, there are 12 bus trips from Madison to Chicago every day. Megabus schedules have the most departures from Madison to Chicago, with an average of 11 trips per day, and 233 trips per month.

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

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

How long is the bus ride from Madison to Chicago? On average, a bus trip from Madison to Chicago takes 3h 32m to make the 122.4 mi - 196.9 km journey. Megabus has the fastest advertised travel time of 2h 34m to get from Madison to Chicago.

Bus lines that run from Madison to Chicago

Getting from Madison 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.

Avg. time 3h 31m
Avg. price $25
Getting from Madison 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 3h 50m
Avg. price $21
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