There are 4 ways to get from Chicago to Watseka by train, taxi, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, taxi  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Gilman Amtrak Illini / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Gilman Amtrak to Watseka

$68 - $113

3 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Kankakee, Il 1163 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Kankakee, Il to Watseka

$99 - $129

Bus, taxi via Chicago 95Th & Dan Ryan, Il  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago 95Th & Dan Ryan, Il to Kankakee, Il 1163 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Kankakee, Il to Watseka

$99 - $131

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Watseka 89.1 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Watseka is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Watseka is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Watseka is 77 miles. The road distance is 89.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from Chicago to Watseka, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Chicago to Watseka. However, you can take the train to Gilman Amtrak then take the taxi to Watseka. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Kankakee, Il then take the taxi to Watseka.

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 Gilman Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
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
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Kankakee, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
Bus from Chicago 95Th & Dan Ryan, Il to Kankakee, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Other operators
Taxi from Gilman Amtrak to Watseka
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55

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