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There are 4 ways to get from Elgin to Valparaiso University by subway, train, bus or car

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Subway, train

  1. Take the subway from Rosemont to Jackson-Blue
  2. Take the train from Van Buren St. to Dune Park

Train

  1. Take the train from Elgin to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Van Buren St. to Dune Park

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Elgin Transportation Center Bay 4 to Rosemont CTA Station
  2. Take the bus from Chicago Cumberland Ave(E) to Chicago
  3. Take the bus from Chicago to Burns Harbor, IN

Drive

  1. Drive from Elgin to Valparaiso University
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The cheapest way to get from Elgin to Valparaiso University is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1h 45m.

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The fastest way to get from Elgin to Valparaiso University is to drive. Taking this option will cost $9 - $14 and takes 1h 45m.

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The distance between Elgin and Valparaiso University is 76 miles. The road distance is 95.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Elgin to Valparaiso University without a car is to subway and train which takes 4h 6m and costs $55 - $75.

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It takes approximately 4h 6m to get from Elgin to Valparaiso University, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Elgin to Valparaiso University is to train which takes 4h 10m and costs $60 - $80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $85 - $140 and takes 4h 27m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Elgin to Valparaiso University is 96 miles. It takes approximately 1h 45m to drive from Elgin to Valparaiso University.

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  • Distance: 75.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 6m

What companies run services between Elgin, IL, USA and Valparaiso University, IN, USA?

You can take a train from Elgin to Valparaiso University via Chicago Union Station, Jackson & Chicago River, Michigan & Van Buren/Congress, Van Buren St., and Dune Park in around 4h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Elgin to Valparaiso University via Rosemont CTA Station, Rosemont, Cumberland, Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Chicago, and Burns Harbor, IN in around 4h 27m.

Train operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
mysouthshoreline.com
Train from Van Buren St. to Dune Park
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Schedules at
mysouthshoreline.com
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metra.com
Train from Elgin to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Metra
Bus operators
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Elgin Transportation Center Bay 4 to Rosemont CTA Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
pacebus.com
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 Chicago Cumberland Ave(E) to Chicago
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$24 - $35

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