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There are 7 ways to get from Chicago to Belleville by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to St. Louis Gateway Station Lincoln Service / ...

$54 - $131

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Bus Megabus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to St. Louis via St Louis

$34 - $45

5 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to St Louis, Mo 1353 / ...

$40 - $88

Drive  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Belleville 295.9 miles

$29 - $45

Fly from Chicago Midway, train  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to St. Louis (STL) MDW - STL
  2. Take the train from LAMBERT MAIN TRML station to BELLEVILLE station

$125 - $307

Fly from Chicago O'Hare, train  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to St. Louis (STL) ORD - STL
  2. Take the train from LAMBERT MAIN TRML station to BELLEVILLE station

$90 - $248

Bus to Milwaukee, fly, train  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Airport
  2. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to St. Louis (STL) MKE - STL
  3. Take the train from LAMBERT MAIN TRML station to BELLEVILLE station

$155 - $313

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Belleville is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 4 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Belleville is to fly and train which costs $120 - $310 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chicago station to Belleville station. However, there are services departing from Chicago Union Station and arriving at BELLEVILLE station via CIVIC CENTER station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 9 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Belleville is 265 miles. The road distance is 295.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Belleville without a car is to train which takes 6 h 9 min and costs $50 - $140.

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It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to get from Chicago to Belleville, including transfers.

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Chicago to Belleville train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Chicago Union Station.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Belleville is to train which takes 6 h 9 min and costs $50 - $140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $40 - $90 and takes 6 h 42 min.

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The quickest flight from Chicago Midway Airport to St. Louis Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Chicago to Belleville train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at St. Louis Gateway Station.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to Belleville.
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  • Distance: 264.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 9 min

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Belleville, IL, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago to Belleville every 4 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $130 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Chicago to Belleville every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Milwaukee to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Milwaukee to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Milwaukee to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to St. Louis Gateway Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Metro St. Louis
Phone
+1 314-982-1400
Website
metrostlouis.org
Train from LAMBERT MAIN TRML station to BELLEVILLE station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
metrostlouis.org
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Belleville is 296 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to drive from Chicago to Belleville.

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from Chicago Midway Airport to St. Louis Airport.

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There are 103+ hotels available in Belleville. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Chicago Midway Airport is to subway which takes 23 min and costs $2 - $4.

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