There are 8 ways to get from Chicago to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus Hoosier Ride  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Bloomington, IN Chicago

$53 - $67

Cheapest option

Bus Suburban Express  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Oakbrook. IL - Mall to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie 721iu

$23 - $31

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Indianapolis Amtrak Hoosier State / ...
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Bloomington, IN Indianapolis

$58 - $121

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie 226.9 miles

$22 - $35

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Indianapolis, shuttle  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Indianapolis (IND) ORD - IND
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Indianapolis, IN - Airport to Bloomington, IN

$84 - $245

Fly Chicago Midway to Indianapolis, shuttle  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Indianapolis (IND) MDW - IND
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Indianapolis, IN - Airport to Bloomington, IN

$99 - $294

Fly Chicago Midway to Louisville, bus  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Louisville (SDF) MDW - SDF
  2. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to Bloomington, IN

$178 - $283

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Louisville, bus  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Louisville (SDF) ORD - SDF
  2. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to Bloomington, IN

$128 - $274

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie. However, there are services departing from Chicago, IL and arriving at 3rd & Arbutus via Leaving Downtown Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 18 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie is 197 miles. The road distance is 226.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 18 min to get from Chicago to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie, including transfers.

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Chicago to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie bus services, operated by Hoosier Ride, depart from Chicago, IL station.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Indianapolis Airport is the direct flight which takes 58 min.

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Chicago to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie bus services, operated by Hoosier Ride, arrive at Bloomington, IN station.

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Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie is 1 h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 9:04 PM in Chicago and 10:04 PM in Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie.

Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie is 227 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to drive from Chicago to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie.

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Aer Lingus, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Indianapolis Airport.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie.
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  • Distance: 197.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 18 min

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie, IN, USA?

Hoosier Ride operates a bus from Chicago to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $70 and the journey takes 5 h 35 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Louisville
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Louisville
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $440
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Chicago Midway to Louisville
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Louisville
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $440
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 Indianapolis Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Bloomington, IN
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
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hoosierride.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Bloomington, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bus from Louisville, KY to Bloomington, IN
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Book at
hoosierride.com
Suburban Express
Website
suburbanexpress.com
Bus from Oakbrook. IL - Mall to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
suburbanexpress.com
Star Of America Shuttle
Website
soashuttle.com
Shuttle from Indianapolis, IN - Airport to Bloomington, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Schedules at
soashuttle.com

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