There are 6 ways to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Bloomington by plane, bus, subway, night bus or car

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Fly to Bloomington  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Bloomington (BMI) ORD - BMI

$100 - $469

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Bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport to Uptown Station Southbound / ...

$18 - $40

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Fly to Peoria, bus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Peoria (PIA) ORD - PIA
  2. Take the bus from Peoria to Uptown Station

$200 - $479

Fly to Champaign, bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Champaign (CMI) ORD - CMI
  2. Take the bus from Champaign, IL to Bloomington/Normal, IL

$163 - $492

Subway, night bus  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the subway from O'Hare to UIC-Halsted Blue Line
  2. Take the night bus from Chicago, Il to Bloomington Pilot Sta 4821

$21 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Bloomington 135 miles

$13 - $20

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport and arriving at Uptown Station station. Services depart four times a day, and operate Thursday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Bloomington is 118 miles. The road distance is 135 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Bloomington without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Bloomington, including transfers.

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Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Bloomington bus services, operated by Peoria Charter Coach Company, depart from Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport station.

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The best way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Bloomington is to fly which takes 1 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Bloomington Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Bloomington bus services, operated by Peoria Charter Coach Company, arrive at Uptown Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Bloomington is 135 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Bloomington.

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

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Map of how to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Bloomington.
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  • Distance: 118.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 31 min

What companies run services between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), USA and Bloomington, IL, USA?

American Airlines flies from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Bloomington 3 times a day. Alternatively, Peoria Charter Coach Company operates a bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Bloomington 4 times a day. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Suburban Express also services this route 4 times a week.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bloomington
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Champaign
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Train operators
Bus operators
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Peoria to Uptown Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport to Uptown Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Peoria, IL to Bloomington/Normal, IL
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Champaign, IL to Bloomington/Normal, IL
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Suburban Express
Website
suburbanexpress.com
Bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport to Normal, IL - ISU
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
suburbanexpress.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
Night bus from Chicago, Il to Bloomington Pilot Sta
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45

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