Cheap bus tickets from Chicago, IL to Bloomington, ILfrom $37.99
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Bus stations and stops in Chicago, IL
355 S Canal St
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Bus will stop on east side of Canal Street between Van Buren St. and Jackson Blvd, one block south of Union Station. Bus will stop in front of the Divvy bikeshare station and adjacent to the CTA local bus stop.
Chicago 95Th & Dan Ryan
15 W 95Th St
225 S Canal St
Chicago Bus Station
630 W Harrison St
Chicago Cumberland Ave
5800 N Cumberland Ave
Bus stations and stops in Bloomington, IL
Bloomington Normal (Burlington Trailways)
11 Uptown Circle
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Find the cheapest buses from Chicago to Bloomington
Getting from Chicago to Bloomington is cheap and easy when you travel with FlixBus. The two cities are 216 miles apart and traveling between the two takes as fast as 4 hours 40 minutes.
FlixBus tickets are always good value, but you can save even more money by booking online in advance. Book on the website or our FlixBus App in minutes, then simply use your phone as your ticket to board the bus.
You can get bus tickets to travel between Chicago and Bloomington for as little as $37.99 if you book in advance and/or outside of busy travel times, like weekends and holidays.
We have a large network of 200 destinations, so you can trust us to take you from your desired departure city to your destination in comfort and style - all for great value.
Traveling from Chicago to Bloomington
It's easy to get from Chicago to Bloomington with FlixBus, with 1 direct buses per day.
You can expect a minimum of 5 stops on your journey. It can take a minimum time of 4 hours 40 minutes.
Bus travel is the most environmentally friendly way to travel long distances and we're working to make it even greener with high environmental standards across our fleet of buses, the use of alternative drive and fuel technologies, and the option for all passengers to offset their carbon emissions at the point of buying a ticket.
The average cost of bus travel between Chicago and Bloomington is $37.99, which makes bus travel far cheaper than any other method.
Taking the bus from Chicago
Traveling from Chicago and not familiar with it? Here's everything you need to know.
Chicago is a transport hub with 5 bus station(s); the 87 connections departing from Chicago every day take travelers both within the state and further afield.
Arriving in Bloomington
Traveling to Bloomington for the first time? Here's what you need to know:
Bloomington is very well connected to other destinations on the FlixBus network, with 27 connections arriving in one of the 1 bus station(s) of the city, giving you easy access to all corners of the country.
What to expect onboard the FlixBus bus from Chicago to Bloomington
Getting from Chicago to Bloomington aboard a FlixBus bus means traveling in comfort and style, with all the services you need to keep you occupied. Most of our buses include free Wi-Fi onboard, an entertainment system, toilets and power outlets.
You can bring one carry-on and one check-in piece of luggage per passenger, so even if you're taking a long trip, you don't need to worry about traveling light.
All ticket holders are guaranteed a seat on our buses but if you want to reserve a seat, you can do so at the time of booking. Choose from a classic seat, table seat, panorama seat or extra seat.
Just book online or on our FlixBus App when purchasing your ticket using any of our available payment methods.
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