There are 4 ways to get from Chicago Union Station to Peoria by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station 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  •  2 h 55 min

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

$186 - $454

Fly to Bloomington, bus  •  5 h 15 min

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

$113 - $511

Questions & Answers

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

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The best way to get from Chicago Union Station to Peoria without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 1 min and costs .

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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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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Peoria Airport is the direct flight which takes 51 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago Union Station to Peoria is 166 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to drive from Chicago Union Station to Peoria.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Peoria Airport.

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There are 41+ hotels available in Peoria. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chicago Union Station to Peoria.
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  • Distance: 130.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 1 min

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
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bloomington
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
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
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 Chicago Union Station 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
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