There are 5 ways to get from Aurora to Bloomington by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Aurora to Chicago Union Station Bnsf
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak Lincoln Service / ...

$17 - $193

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Bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Woodridge, IL to Normal, IL - ISU 500is / ...

$23 - $30

Line 530 bus, bus, night bus  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the line 530 bus from Broadway & Spring St to Naperville Metra 530
  2. Take the bus from Naperville Rt59 to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the night bus from Chicago, Il to Bloomington Pilot Sta

$31 - $68

Drive  •  2 h

  1. Drive from Aurora to Bloomington 112.4 miles

$11 - $16

Train, fly  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Aurora to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Bloomington (BMI) ORD - BMI

$101 - $479

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The cheapest way to get from Aurora to Bloomington is to drive which costs $11 - $16 and takes 2 h.

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The quickest way to get from Aurora to Bloomington is to drive which costs $11 - $16 and takes 2 h.

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The distance between Aurora and Bloomington is 95 miles. The road distance is 112.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 5 min to get from Aurora to Bloomington, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aurora to Bloomington. However, there are services departing from Broadway & Spring St and arriving at Bloomington Pilot Sta via Naperville Rt59 and Chicago, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aurora to Bloomington. However, there are services departing from Aurora and arriving at Bloomington-Normal Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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What companies run services between Aurora, IL, USA and Bloomington, IL, USA?

You can take a train from Aurora to Bloomington via Chicago Union Station and Chicago Union Station Amtrak in around 4 h 5 min. Alternatively, Suburban Express operates a bus from Aurora to Bloomington 4 times a week. Tickets cost $18 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bloomington
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Aurora to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$14 - $21
Business Seat
$28
Roomette
$183
Bedroom
$330 - $350
Bus operators
Suburban Express
Website
suburbanexpress.com
Bus from Woodridge, IL to Normal, IL - ISU
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
suburbanexpress.com
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Broadway & Spring St to Naperville Metra
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Naperville Rt59 to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Night bus from Chicago, Il to Bloomington Pilot Sta
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45

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