There are 4 ways to get from Edwardsville to Champaign by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Champaign, Il 1364 / ...

$88 - $131

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Alton Amtrak to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak Lincoln Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bloomington/Normal, IL to Champaign, IL 1401

$96 - $163

Drive  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Edwardsville to Champaign 161.6 miles

$15 - $23

Fly, bus  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Decatur (DEC) STL - DEC
  2. Take the bus from Rs Decatur Il, Il to Champaign, Il

$210 - $613

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The cheapest way to get from Edwardsville to Champaign is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edwardsville to Champaign is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 38 min.

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The distance between Edwardsville and Champaign is 129 miles. The road distance is 161.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Edwardsville to Champaign without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 29 min and costs $85 - $140.

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It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to get from Edwardsville to Champaign, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from St. Louis Airport to Decatur Airport is the direct flight which takes 51 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edwardsville to Champaign is 162 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to drive from Edwardsville to Champaign.

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Cape Air offers flights from St. Louis Airport to Decatur Airport.

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There are 41+ hotels available in Champaign. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Edwardsville to St. Louis Airport is to taxi which takes 34 min and costs $75 - $95.

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  • Distance: 129 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 29 min

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Edwardsville to Champaign hourly. Tickets cost $23 - $55 and the journey takes 3 h.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from St. Louis to Decatur
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alton Amtrak to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 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
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Champaign, Il
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Rs Decatur Il, Il to Champaign, Il
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
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