There are 8 ways to get from Homewood to Bloomington by train, night bus, car, plane or bus

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Train via Jackson-Blue  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Homewood to Van Buren St. Me
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak Lincoln Service / ...

$22 - $200

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Train  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Tinley Park to Joliet Ri
  2. Take the train from Joliet Union Station to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak Lincoln Service / ...

$35 - $69

Night bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the night bus from Chicago, Il to Bloomington Pilot Sta 4821

$29 - $64

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Homewood to Bloomington 121.5 miles

$11 - $18

Train, fly to Bloomington  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Homewood to Van Buren St.
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Bloomington (BMI) ORD - BMI

$104 - $483

Train, fly to Peoria, bus  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Homewood to Van Buren St.
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Peoria (PIA) ORD - PIA
  3. Take the bus from Peoria, Bradley University to Uptown Station

$204 - $475

Fly to Springfield, drive  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Springfield (SPI) ORD - SPI
  2. Drive from Springfield to Bloomington

$99 - $361

Train, fly to Champaign, bus  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Homewood to Van Buren St.
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Champaign (CMI) ORD - CMI
  3. Take the bus from Champaign, IL to Bloomington/Normal, IL

$162 - $505

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Homewood to Bloomington. However, there are services departing from 183rd St & Dixie Hwy and arriving at Bloomington Pilot Sta via Pace Harvey Transportation Center, Chicago 95Th & Dan Ryan, Il and Chicago, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 45 min.

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The distance between Homewood and Bloomington is 102 miles. The road distance is 121.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Homewood to Bloomington without a car is to train which takes 4 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Homewood to Bloomington, including transfers.

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Homewood to Bloomington bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Chicago, Il station.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Bloomington Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Homewood to Bloomington bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Bloomington Pilot Sta station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Homewood to Bloomington is 121 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to drive from Homewood to Bloomington.

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American Airlines offers flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Bloomington Airport.

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There are 31+ hotels available in Bloomington. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Homewood to Bloomington.
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  • Distance: 102 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 28 min

What companies run services between Homewood, IL, USA and Bloomington, IL, USA?

You can take a train from Homewood to Bloomington via Van Buren St., Jackson-Blue, Clinton-Blue, and Chicago Union Station in around 4 h 28 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bloomington
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Champaign
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Homewood to Van Buren St.
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Train from Tinley Park to Joliet
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metrarail.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$14 - $21
Business Seat
$28
Roomette
$183
Bedroom
$330 - $350
Train from Joliet Union Station to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $220
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
Night bus from Chicago, Il to Bloomington Pilot Sta
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Peoria, Bradley University to Uptown Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com
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