There are 4 ways to get from Chicago to Peru by bus, train, taxi, 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

Bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to La Salle, IL 1205 / ...

$44 - $59

3 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Mendota Amtrak Carl Sandburg / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Mendota Amtrak to Peru

$78 - $123

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Peru 98.8 miles

$9 - $14

Fly, drive  •  4 h 7 min

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

$168 - $435

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Peru is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Peru is to bus which costs $40 - $60 and takes 1 h 35 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Peru is 87 miles. The road distance is 98.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Chicago to Peru, including transfers.

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

Burlington Trailways operates a bus from Chicago to Peru twice daily. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Mendota Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Other operators
Taxi from Mendota Amtrak to Peru
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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