There are 5 ways to get from Bloomington to DeKalb by bus, train, 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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Bus  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Bloomington Pilot Sta to Chicago, Il 1158
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Dekalb 4567 / ...

$32 - $73

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Train, bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Bloomington-Normal Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Lincoln Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Dekalb 4567 / ...

$48 - $104

Bus, line 834 bus, line 722 bus  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Uptown Station to Woodridge, IL
  2. Take the line 834 bus from Janes Ave & Charmingfare Dr to 3050 Oak Grove Dr 834
  3. Take the line 722 bus from Branding Ln & Finley Rd to Ellsworth St & North Ave 722
  4. Take the bus from Naperville Rt59 to Dekalb

$38 - $68

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Bloomington to DeKalb 117.6 miles

$11 - $17

Fly, bus  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Bloomington (BMI) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) BMI - ORD
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Dekalb

$111 - $505

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The cheapest way to get from Bloomington to DeKalb is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 1 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bloomington to DeKalb is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 1 h 58 min.

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The distance between Bloomington and DeKalb is 101 miles. The road distance is 117.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Bloomington to DeKalb, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bloomington to DeKalb. However, there are services departing from Bloomington Pilot Sta and arriving at Dekalb via Chicago, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

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

You can take a bus from Bloomington to DeKalb via Chicago, Il in around 4 h 37 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Bloomington to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bloomington-Normal Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
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 Bloomington Pilot Sta to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Chicago, Il to Dekalb
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Bus from Naperville Rt59 to Dekalb
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Uptown Station to Woodridge, IL
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Janes Ave & Charmingfare Dr to 3050 Oak Grove Dr
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Bus from Branding Ln & Finley Rd to Ellsworth St & North Ave
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com

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