There are 5 ways to get from Champaign to Aurora by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Champaign-Urbana Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Illini / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Aurora Bnsf

$35 - $78

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Champaign, Il to Chicago, Il 1364 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Naperville Rt59 4567 / ...

$30 - $67

3 alternative options

Bus, line 530 bus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Champaign - Illinois Terminal to Oakbrook Mall Champaign to Chicago Area NORTH
  2. Take the line 530 bus from Naperville Metra to Locust St & Galena Blvd 530

$33 - $37

Drive  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Champaign to Aurora 136.8 miles

$13 - $20

Fly, train  •  4 h

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

$133 - $461

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The cheapest way to get from Champaign to Aurora is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Champaign to Aurora is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 41 min.

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The distance between Champaign and Aurora is 114 miles. The road distance is 136.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Champaign to Aurora, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Champaign to Aurora. However, there are services departing from Champaign, Il and arriving at Aurora Transportation Center via Chicago, Il and Naperville Metra. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Champaign to Aurora. However, there are services departing from Champaign-Urbana Amtrak and arriving at Aurora via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 28 min.

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

You can take a train from Champaign to Aurora via Chicago Union Station Amtrak and Chicago Union Station in around 4 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Champaign to Aurora via Chicago, Il, Naperville Rt59, and Naperville Metra in around 5 h 34 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Champaign to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Champaign to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Champaign-Urbana Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Aurora
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrarail.com
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 Champaign, Il to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Chicago, Il to Naperville Rt59
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Champaign - Illinois Terminal to Oakbrook Mall
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Naperville Metra to Locust St & Galena Blvd
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com

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