There are 6 ways to get from Evansville to Normal by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Evansville, In to St Louis, Mo 1162 / ...
  2. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station Lincoln Service / ...

$55 - $84

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Bus  •  9h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Evansville, IN to Indianapolis, IN Evansville / ...
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Bloomington/Normal, IL 1487

$70 - $101

Drive  •  4h 41m

  1. Drive from Evansville to Normal 243.7 miles

$23 - $35

Fly to Bloomington  •  4h 56m

  1. Fly from Evansville (EVV) to Bloomington (BMI) EVV - BMI

$191 - $924

Fly to Champaign, bus  •  5h 51m

  1. Fly from Evansville (EVV) to Champaign (CMI) EVV - CMI
  2. Take the bus from Champaign, IL to Bloomington/Normal, IL

$217 - $924

Fly to Peoria, bus  •  7h 6m

  1. Fly from Evansville (EVV) to Peoria (PIA) EVV - PIA
  2. Take the bus from Peoria Amtrak Station to Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station

$176 - $800

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The cheapest way to get from Evansville to Normal is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Evansville to Normal is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Evansville to Normal. However, there are services departing from Evansville, IN and arriving at Bloomington/Normal, IL via Indianapolis, IN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 10m.

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The distance between Evansville and Normal is 193 miles. The road distance is 243.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Evansville to Normal without a car is to bus and train which takes 7h 55m and costs $55 - $85.

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It takes approximately 7h 55m to get from Evansville to Normal, including transfers.

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Evansville to Normal bus services, operated by Hoosier Ride, depart from Evansville, IN station.

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The best way to get from Evansville to Normal is to bus which takes 9h 10m and costs $70 - $110. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $190 - $950 and takes 4h 56m.

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There is no direct flight from Evansville Airport to Bloomington Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 53m and has one stopover.

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Evansville to Normal bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, arrive at Bloomington/Normal, IL station.

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Map of how to get from Evansville to Normal.
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  • Distance: 192.6 miles
  • Duration: 7h 55m

What companies run services between Evansville, IN, USA and Normal, IL, USA?

You can take a bus from Evansville to Normal via Indianapolis, IN in around 9h 10m. Alternatively, American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Evansville to Normal every 3 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Evansville to Bloomington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Evansville to Bloomington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Evansville to Bloomington via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Evansville to Champaign via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Evansville to Champaign via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Evansville to Champaign via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Evansville to Peoria via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Evansville to Peoria via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Evansville to Peoria via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Evansville to Bloomington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Evansville to Peoria via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Evansville to Peoria via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75
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 Evansville, In to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $65
Hoosier Ride
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Bloomington/Normal, IL
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Champaign, IL to Bloomington/Normal, IL
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Peoria, IL to Bloomington/Normal, IL
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Peoria Amtrak Station to Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Peoria to Uptown Station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Evansville to Normal is 244 miles. It takes approximately 4h 41m to drive from Evansville to Normal.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Evansville Airport to Bloomington Airport.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Normal. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Evansville to Evansville Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs $19 - $24.

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