There are 3 ways to get from Bloomington to Joliet by train, bus or car
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What companies run services between Bloomington, IL, USA and Joliet, IL, USA?
Amtrak operates a train from Bloomington to Joliet every 4 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 33 min. Alternatively, Suburban Express operates a bus from Bloomington to Joliet twice a week. Tickets cost $16 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min.
Train from Bloomington-Normal Amtrak to Joliet Union Station
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 33 min
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- $28 - $60
- Coach Seat
- $28 - $45
- Flexi Coach Seat
- $50 - $75
- Business Coach Seat
- $40 - $60
- $150 - $220
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Bloomington and Joliet is 139 km. The road distance is 154 km.
The cheapest way to get from Bloomington to Joliet is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 37 min.
The quickest way to get from Bloomington to Joliet is to train which takes 1 h 33 min and costs $28 - $60.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bloomington-Normal Amtrak and arriving at Joliet Union Station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 33 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Bloomington to Joliet. However, there are services departing from Normal, IL - ISU and arriving at Jefferson St & Chicago St via Louis Joliet Mall/Entrance 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 33 min.
The train from Bloomington-Normal Amtrak to Joliet Union Station takes 1 h 33 min including transfers and departs every four hours.