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There are 7 ways to get from Homewood to Bloomington by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 9m

  1. Take the train from Tinley Park to Joliet Ri
  2. Take the train from Joliet Gateway Center to Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station Lincoln Service / ...

$35 - $69

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Bus  •  4h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Pace Harvey Transportation Center to Oak Grove / Branding 877
  2. Take the bus from Downers Grove- Butterfield/Finley to School St & North St-ICU 500is

$20 - $27

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Train, night bus  •  4h 22m

  1. Take the train from Homewood to Van Buren St. Me
  2. Take the night bus from Chicago, Il to Bloomington Pilot Sta 4821

$27 - $55

Drive  •  2h 2m

  1. Drive from Homewood to Bloomington 121.5 miles

$11 - $18

Train, fly to Bloomington  •  4h 54m

  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  •  6h 3m

  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

Train, fly to Champaign, bus  •  6h 11m

  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

$156 - $493

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The cheapest way to get from Homewood to Bloomington is to drive which costs $11 - $18 and takes 2h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Homewood to Bloomington is to drive which costs $11 - $18 and takes 2h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Homewood to Bloomington. However, there are services departing from 183rd St & Dixie Hwy and arriving at School St & North St-ICU via Pace Harvey Transportation Center and Downers Grove- Butterfield/Finley. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 55m.

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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 4h 9m and costs $35 - $70.

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It takes approximately 4h 9m to get from Homewood to Bloomington, including transfers.

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Homewood to Bloomington bus services, operated by Pace Bus, depart from Pace Harvey Transportation Center station.

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The best way to get from Homewood to Bloomington is to train which takes 4h 9m and costs $35 - $70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $19 - $27 and takes 4h 55m.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Bloomington Airport is the direct flight which takes 54m.

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Homewood to Bloomington bus services, operated by Suburban Express, arrive at School St & North St-ICU station.

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Map of how to get from Homewood to Bloomington.
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  • Distance: 102 miles
  • Duration: 4h 9m

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

You can take a train from Homewood to Bloomington via DeVry University, Oak Park / 173rd Pl / North, Tinley Park, Joliet, and Joliet Gateway Center in around 4h 9m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Homewood to Bloomington via Pace Harvey Transportation Center, Oak Grove / Branding, and Downers Grove- Butterfield/Finley in around 4h 55m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bloomington
Ave. Duration
54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Champaign
Ave. Duration
56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Tinley Park to Joliet
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Train from Homewood to Van Buren St.
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Joliet Gateway Center to Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
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
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Pace Harvey Transportation Center to Oak Grove / Branding
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Suburban Express
Website
suburbanexpress.com
Bus from Downers Grove- Butterfield/Finley to School St & North St-ICU
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
suburbanexpress.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
Night bus from Chicago, Il to Bloomington Pilot Sta
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
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
1h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com
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Yes, the driving distance between Homewood to Bloomington is 121 miles. It takes approximately 2h 2m 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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