There are 4 ways to get from Chicago to Bradley University 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.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4 h 13 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, Bradley University Southbound

$48 - $90

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Bradley University 168.3 miles

$16 - $24

Fly to Peoria  •  2 h 49 min

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

$181 - $449

Fly to Bloomington, bus  •  5 h 17 min

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

$113 - $494

Questions & Answers

The distance between Chicago and Bradley University is 212 km. The road distance is 269 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Bradley University is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2 h 48 min.

The quickest way to get from Chicago to Bradley University is to drive which takes 2 h 48 min and costs $16 - $24.

It takes approximately 4 h 13 min to get from Chicago to Bradley University, including transfers.

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Bradley University, IL, USA?

United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Chicago to Bradley University every 4 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bloomington
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak
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, Bradley University
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com

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