Duration 2 days 4h
Distance 2045.2 miles
Average price $290
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The bus between Los Angeles and Chicago takes 2 days 4h. There is at least one bus per day from Los Angeles to Chicago. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus

  1. Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Chicago
2 days 4h
Bookable on Rome2rio
$210 - $290

Los Angeles to Chicago bus times

Buses run three times a day between Los Angeles and Chicago. The service departs Los Angeles at 13:55 in the afternoon, which arrives into Chicago at 20:00. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 2 days 4h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Los Angeles to Chicago? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions may still be in place within United States. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for United States.

Learn More.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Chicago, Il. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 days 4h.

More details

The distance between Los Angeles and Chicago is 1753 miles. The road distance is 2045.2 miles.

Get driving directions

Los Angeles to Chicago bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Los Angeles, Ca station.

More details

Los Angeles to Chicago bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Chicago, Il station.

More details

Book your Los Angeles to Chicago bus tickets online with Greyhound.

Search and book

Chicago is 2h ahead of Los Angeles. It is currently 6:40 PM in Los Angeles and 8:40 PM in Chicago.

There are 468+ hotels available in Chicago. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

More details

What companies run services between Los Angeles and Chicago?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Chicago, Il 3 times a day. Tickets cost $210 - $290 and the journey takes 2 days 4h.
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Ave. Duration
2 days 4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$210 - $290

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
2 days 4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$210 - $290
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$210 - $290
Flexible
$300 - $430

Get the Rome2rio app

Find the best way to get from A to B, anywhere in the world, on your mobile or tablet.

Compare your options: plane, train, bus, car, ferry, bike share, driving and walking directions all in one search.

Learn more about our apps