There are 6 ways to get from Mattoon to Chicago Union Station by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Mattoon Amtrak to Chicago Union Station City Of New Orleans / ...

$35 - $90

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Bus  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Mattoon to Chicago, Il 1500

$24 - $60

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Bus Peoria Charter Coach Company  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Mattoon to Champaign, Il 1500
  2. Take the bus from Champaign - Illinois Terminal to Union Station, Jackson & Canal Champaign to Chicago Area NORTH

$39 - $56

Drive  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Mattoon to Chicago Union Station 184.8 miles

$18 - $27

Train to Champaign, fly  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Mattoon Amtrak to Champaign-Urbana Amtrak
  2. Fly from Champaign (CMI) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) CMI - ORD

$155 - $502

Drive to Springfield, fly  •  3 h 50 min

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

$95 - $357

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mattoon and arriving at Chicago, Il. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Mattoon Amtrak and arriving at Chicago Union Station station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 52 min.

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The distance between Mattoon and Chicago Union Station is 171 miles. The road distance is 184.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Mattoon to Chicago Union Station without a car is to train which takes 3 h 52 min and costs .

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The train from Mattoon Amtrak to Chicago Union Station takes 3 h 52 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Mattoon to Chicago Union Station bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Mattoon station.

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Mattoon to Chicago Union Station train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Mattoon Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Mattoon to Chicago Union Station is to train which takes 3 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 23 min.

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The quickest flight from Champaign Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport is the direct flight which takes 58 min.

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Mattoon to Chicago Union Station bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Chicago, Il station.

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  • Distance: 170.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 52 min

What companies run services between Mattoon, IL, USA and Chicago Union Station, IL, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Mattoon to Chicago Union Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 3 h 52 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Mattoon to Chicago Union Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $60 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Champaign to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Springfield to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $700
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 Mattoon Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
Train from Mattoon Amtrak to Champaign-Urbana Amtrak
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
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 Mattoon to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Mattoon to Champaign, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Champaign - Illinois Terminal to Union Station, Jackson & Canal
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $31
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com

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Mattoon to Chicago Union Station train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Chicago Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mattoon to Chicago Union Station is 185 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 3 min to drive from Mattoon to Chicago Union Station.

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

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