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There are 10 ways to get from Manitowoc to Bloomington by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  7h 27m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Manitowoc, WI to Milwaukee 915 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport to Normal, IL - ISU

$66 - $110

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Amtrak Thruway, train  •  7h 28m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Manitowoc, WI to Milwaukee 915 / ...
  2. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station

$85 - $185

Bus  •  8h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Manitowoc, WI to Milwaukee, WI - Airport 103
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Airport to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  3. Take the bus from Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport to Uptown Station

$81 - $118

Drive  •  4h 54m

  1. Drive from Manitowoc to Bloomington 290.1 miles

$28 - $45

Amtrak Thruway, bus, fly to Bloomington  •  7h 1m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Manitowoc, WI to Milwaukee
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  3. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Bloomington (BMI) ORD - BMI

$144 - $556

Drive to Appleton, fly, train  •  6h 32m

  1. Drive from Manitowoc to Appleton
  2. Fly from Appleton (ATW) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) ATW - ORD
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station

$259 - $690

Bus to Green Bay, fly, train  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Manitowoc, WI to Green Bay, WI - Transit
  2. Fly from Green Bay (GRB) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) GRB - ORD
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station

$200 - $417

Amtrak Thruway, bus, fly to Peoria  •  8h 10m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Manitowoc, WI to Milwaukee
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  3. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Peoria (PIA) ORD - PIA
  4. Take the bus from Peoria, Bradley University to Uptown Station

$244 - $548

Bus to Milwaukee, fly, train  •  8h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Manitowoc, WI to Milwaukee, WI - Airport
  2. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) MKE - ORD
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station

$176 - $492

Amtrak Thruway, bus, fly to Champaign  •  8h 17m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Manitowoc, WI to Milwaukee
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  3. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Champaign (CMI) ORD - CMI
  4. Take the bus from Champaign, IL to Bloomington/Normal, IL

$196 - $566

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manitowoc to Bloomington is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Manitowoc to Bloomington is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4h 54m.

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The distance between Manitowoc and Bloomington is 260 miles. The road distance is 290.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Manitowoc to Bloomington without a car is to Amtrak Thruway and bus which takes 7h 27m and costs $65 - $110.

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It takes approximately 7h 27m to get from Manitowoc to Bloomington, including transfers.

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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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Yes, the driving distance between Manitowoc to Bloomington is 290 miles. It takes approximately 4h 54m to drive from Manitowoc 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 $50 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manitowoc to Bloomington.
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  • Distance: 259.7 miles
  • Duration: 7h 27m

What companies run services between Manitowoc, WI, USA and Bloomington, IL, USA?

You can take a bus from Manitowoc to Bloomington via Manitowoc, WI, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak, and Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport in around 7h 27m.

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 Appleton to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Green Bay to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Milwaukee to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Champaign
Ave. Duration
56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Appleton to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from Green Bay to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Milwaukee to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $490
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 Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
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
Train from Chicago Union Station to Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
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 Manitowoc, WI to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Manitowoc, WI to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Manitowoc, WI to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Manitowoc, WI to Green Bay, WI - Transit
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Lamers Bus Lines
Phone
+1 800-236-1240
Website
golamers.com
Bus from Manitowoc, WI to Milwaukee, WI
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Bus from Manitowoc, WI to Milwaukee, WI - Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Bus from Manitowoc, WI to Green Bay, WI - Transit
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
coachusaairportexpress.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI - Airport to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
coachusaairportexpress.com
Suburban Express
Website
suburbanexpress.com
Bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport to Normal, IL - ISU
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
suburbanexpress.com
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport to Uptown Station
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
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
Burlington Trailways

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