There are 4 ways to get from Chicago Union Station to Peoria 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.

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Train, bus  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak Lincoln Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from Uptown Station to Peoria Southbound / ...

$48 - $107

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Chicago Union Station to Peoria 166.5 miles

$16 - $24

Fly to Peoria  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Peoria (PIA) ORD - PIA

$186 - $454

Fly to Bloomington, bus  •  5 h 19 min

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

$113 - $511

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago Union Station to Peoria is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago Union Station to Peoria is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2 h 44 min.

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The distance between Chicago Union Station and Peoria is 131 miles. The road distance is 166.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to get from Chicago Union Station to Peoria, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Chicago Union Station, IL, USA and Peoria, IL, USA?

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Chicago Union Station to Peoria every 4 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bloomington
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Uptown Station to Peoria
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com
Burlington Trailways

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