There are 8 ways to get from Champaign to New York by plane, bus, train or car

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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Fly to New York La Guardia  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Champaign (CMI) to New York La Guardia (LGA) CMI - LGA

$194 - $832

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  21 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Champaign, Il to Chicago, Il 1364 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to New York, Ny 1604

$102 - $247

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Fly to Newark  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Champaign (CMI) to Newark (EWR) CMI - EWR

$186 - $419

Fly to New York JFK  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Champaign (CMI) to New York JFK (JFK) CMI - JFK

$186 - $781

Bus D&J Bus  •  18 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Champaign, IL - ISR to Union Station, Jackson & Canal Champaign to Chicago Area NORTH / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to New York Djb149 / ...

$119 - $134

Train  •  23 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Champaign-Urbana Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Illini / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to New York Penn Station Lake Shore Limited

$153 - $444

Bus, train  •  25 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Champaign, IL to Indianapolis, IN 1401 / ...
  2. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak to New York Penn Station Cardinal

$153 - $416

Drive  •  14 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Champaign to New York 835.7 miles

$80 - $120

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No, there is no direct bus from Champaign to New York. However, there are services departing from Champaign, IL - ISR and arriving at New York via Clark & Harrison and Chicago, IL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Champaign to New York station. However, there are services departing from Champaign-Urbana Amtrak and arriving at New York Penn Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 39 min.

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The distance between Champaign and New York is 754 miles. The road distance is 835.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Champaign to New York without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to get from Champaign to New York, including transfers.

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Champaign to New York bus services, operated by Peoria Charter Coach Company, depart from Champaign, IL - ISR station.

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

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The best way to get from Champaign to New York is to fly which takes 5 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18 h 20 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 23 h 39 min.

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There is no direct flight from Champaign Airport to New York La Guardia Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 3 min and has one stopover.

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Champaign to New York bus services, operated by D&J Bus, arrive at New York station.

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Map of how to get from Champaign to New York.
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  • Distance: 754.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 5 min

What companies run services between Champaign, IL, USA and New York, NY, USA?

American Airlines flies from Champaign to New York hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Champaign to New York via Union Station, Jackson & Canal, Clark & Harrison, Clark & Cermak, and Chicago, IL in around 18 h 20 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Champaign to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Champaign to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Champaign to New York La Guardia via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Champaign to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare, Columbus
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Champaign to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare, Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Champaign to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare, Cleveland
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Champaign to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Champaign to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare, Boston
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Champaign to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare, Louisville
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Champaign to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Champaign to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare, Richmond
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Champaign to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Champaign to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Champaign to Newark via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Champaign to New York JFK via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Champaign to New York JFK via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Champaign to New York JFK via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Champaign to New York JFK via Chicago O'Hare, Cleveland
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Champaign to New York JFK via Chicago O'Hare, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Champaign to New York JFK via Chicago O'Hare, Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Champaign to New York JFK via Chicago O'Hare, Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Champaign to New York JFK via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Champaign to New York JFK via Chicago O'Hare, Covington
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Champaign to New York JFK via Chicago O'Hare, Nashville
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Champaign to New York JFK via Charlotte, Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Champaign to New York JFK via Charlotte, Norfolk
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Train from Indianapolis Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Bus operators
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Champaign, IL - ISR to Union Station, Jackson & Canal
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com
D&J Bus
Bus from Chicago, IL to New York
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
gotobus.com
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gotobus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Chicago to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
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 New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Burlington Trailways
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Champaign-Urbana to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com

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New York is 1 h ahead of Champaign. It is currently 1:37 PM in Champaign and 2:37 PM in New York.

Champaign to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Champaign to New York is 836 miles. It takes approximately 14 h 3 min to drive from Champaign to New York.

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American Airlines offers flights from Champaign Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 1801+ hotels available in New York. Prices start at $116 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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