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

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Fly  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Champaign (CMI) BOS - CMI

$183 - $786

Cheapest option

Bus  •  26 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Champaign, Il

$123 - $328

3 alternative options

Bus D&J Bus  •  24 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York
  2. Take the bus from New York to Chicago, IL Nyc
  3. Take the bus from Chicago 95Th & Dan Ryan, Il to Champaign, Il

$138 - $177

Train  •  25 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Chicago Union Station Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Champaign-Urbana Amtrak Illini / ...

$163 - $468

Drive  •  17 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Harvard University to Champaign 1059.9 miles

$100 - $150

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The distance between Harvard University and Champaign is 907 miles. The road distance is 1059.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Harvard University to Champaign without a car is to bus which takes 24 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 41 min to get from Harvard University to Champaign, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Harvard University to Champaign is to fly which takes 6 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 24 h 2 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 25 h 50 min.

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There is no direct flight from Boston Airport to Champaign Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 42 min and has one stopover.

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Champaign is 1 h behind Harvard University. It is currently 2:46 AM in Harvard University and 1:46 AM in Champaign.

Yes, the driving distance between Harvard University to Champaign is 1060 miles. It takes approximately 17 h 39 min to drive from Harvard University to Champaign.

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American Airlines offers flights from Boston Airport to Champaign Airport.

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There are 39+ hotels available in Champaign. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Harvard University to Champaign.
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  • Distance: 907 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 41 min

What companies run services between Harvard University, MA, USA and Champaign, IL, USA?

American Airlines flies from Harvard University to Champaign hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harvard University to Champaign via Harvard, South Station, Boston, MA, New York, Chicago, IL, Cermak-Chinatown, 95th, and Chicago 95Th & Dan Ryan, Il in around 24 h 2 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Champaign via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Boston to Champaign via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Boston to Champaign via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Boston to Champaign via Reagan Washington, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Boston to Champaign via Rochester, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Boston to Champaign via Philadelphia, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Boston to Champaign via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Boston to Champaign via New York La Guardia, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
21 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Train from Chicago Union Station 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
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to New York
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com
D&J Bus
Bus from New York to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
gotobus.com
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Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Chicago
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100
Schedules at
wandacoach.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 95Th & Dan Ryan, Il to Champaign, Il
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Boston, Ma to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from New York, Ny to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $210
Bus from Chicago, Il to Champaign, Il
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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