There are 6 ways to get from Mattoon to Chicago Union Station by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 52 min

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

$35 - $90

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 24 min

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

$24 - $60

4 alternative options

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 4 min

  1. Drive from Mattoon to Chicago Union Station 185.2 miles

$18 - $27

Train to Champaign, fly  •  4 h

  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 54 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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The cheapest way to get from Mattoon to Chicago Union Station is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mattoon to Chicago Union Station is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 4 min.

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The distance between Mattoon and Chicago Union Station is 171 miles. The road distance is 185.2 miles.

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

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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 Amtrak station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 52 min.

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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
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Champaign to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Springfield to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Champaign to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Mattoon Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
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
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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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