There are 5 ways to get from Champaign to Naperville by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h

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

$39 - $114

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 22 min

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

$28 - $65

3 alternative options

Bus Peoria Charter Coach Company  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Champaign - Illinois Terminal to Oakbrook Mall Champaign to Chicago Area NORTH

$31 - $35

Drive  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Champaign to Naperville 147 miles

$14 - $21

Fly, train  •  3 h 23 min

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

$137 - $497

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No, there is no direct bus from Champaign to Naperville. However, there are services departing from Champaign, Il and arriving at Naperville Rt59 via Chicago, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 22 min.

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

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The distance between Champaign and Naperville is 116 miles. The road distance is 147 miles.

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The best way to get from Champaign to Naperville without a car is to train which takes 4 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h to get from Champaign to Naperville, including transfers.

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Champaign to Naperville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Champaign, Il station.

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Champaign to Naperville train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Champaign-Urbana Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Champaign to Naperville is to train which takes 4 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 22 min.

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The quickest flight from Champaign Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport is the direct flight which takes 58 min.

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Champaign to Naperville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Naperville Rt59 station.

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Map of how to get from Champaign to Naperville.
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  • Distance: 116.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h

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

You can take a train from Champaign to Naperville via Chicago Union Station in around 4 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Champaign to Naperville via Chicago, Il in around 4 h 22 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Champaign to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Champaign-Urbana Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
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
Train from Chicago Union Station to Naperville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Naperville
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

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.

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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
Every 30 minutes
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

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Champaign to Naperville train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Naperville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Champaign to Naperville is 147 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to drive from Champaign to Naperville.

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American Airlines offers flights from Champaign Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport.

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Book your Champaign to Naperville bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 150+ hotels available in Naperville. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Champaign to Champaign Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs .

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