There are 5 ways to get from DeKalb to Champaign by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Dekalb to Chicago, Il 4566 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Champaign, Il 1351 / ...

$32 - $74

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Dekalb to Naperville Rt59
  2. Take the train from Naperville to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Champaign-Urbana Amtrak

$43 - $100

Bus Peoria Charter Coach Company  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Dekalb to Naperville Rt59 4566 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oakbrook Mall to Champaign - Illinois Terminal Chicago Area to Champaing SOUTH

$40 - $56

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from DeKalb to Champaign 171 miles

$16 - $25

Bus, fly  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Dekalb to Chicago, Il
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Champaign (CMI) ORD - CMI

$144 - $487

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The cheapest way to get from DeKalb to Champaign is to drive which costs $16 - $25 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from DeKalb to Champaign is to drive which costs $16 - $25 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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The distance between DeKalb and Champaign is 129 miles. The road distance is 171 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from DeKalb to Champaign, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from DeKalb to Champaign. However, there are services departing from Dekalb and arriving at Champaign, Il via Chicago, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 47 min.

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What companies run services between DeKalb, IL, USA and Champaign, IL, USA?

You can take a bus from DeKalb to Champaign via Chicago, Il in around 4 h 47 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Champaign
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Champaign
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Naperville to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Champaign-Urbana Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
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
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 Dekalb to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Bus from Chicago, Il to Champaign, Il
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Dekalb to Naperville Rt59
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Oakbrook Mall to Champaign - Illinois Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $32
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com

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