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How to get fromChicago to Monticelloby train, bus, night bus, car, plane or taxi

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There are 7 ways to get from Chicago to Monticello by train, bus, night bus, car, plane, or taxi

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    1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Champaign-UrbanatrainCity Of New Orleans / ...
    best

    Train

    2h 50m
    $60–154
    1. Drive from Chicago to Monticellocar152.9 mi
    cheapest

    Drive 152.9 mi

    2h 35m
    $28–41
    1. Take the bus from Downtown Chicago to Illinois TerminalbusChicago Area to Champaign SOUTH

    Bus

    3h 16m
    $70–120
    1. Take the night bus from Chicago Train Station to Champaign Intermodal Trans CtrnightbusGreyhound US0130

    Night bus

    2h 51m
    $70–119
    1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Champaign (CMI)planeORD - CMI

    Fly to Champaign

    3h 14m
    $322–465
    1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Decatur (DEC)planeORD - DEC

    Fly to Decatur

    3h 21m
    $172–265
    1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Bloomington (BMI)planeORD - BMI
    2. Take the taxi from Bloomington (BMI) to Monticellotaxi

    Fly to Bloomington, taxi

    3h 44m
    $312–535

Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Champaign (CMI) flights

Calendar21Weekly Planes
Duration59 minAverage Duration
Ticket$259Cheapest Price
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Questions & Answers

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

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Union Station to Champaign-Urbana 3 times a day. Tickets cost $5–85 and the journey takes 2h 24m. Alternatively, Peoria Charter Coach Company operates a bus from Downtown Chicago to Illinois Terminal twice daily. Tickets cost $50 and the journey takes 2h 50m. Greyhound USA also services this route once daily.

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