There are 7 ways to get from O'Hare to Bloomington by subway, train, bus, night 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

Subway, train  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the subway from Cumberland to LaSalle Blue Line
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak Lincoln Service / ...

$32 - $79

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  4 h 39 min

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

$29 - $65

5 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport to Uptown Station Southbound

$31 - $46

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from O'Hare to Bloomington 134.5 miles

$13 - $19

Bus, fly to Bloomington  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from East River Rd & Ainslie to Cumberland Blue Line Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Bloomington (BMI) ORD - BMI

$100 - $476

Fly to Peoria, bus  •  4 h 22 min

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

$200 - $468

Fly to Champaign, bus  •  4 h 41 min

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

$158 - $498

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from O'Hare to Bloomington is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from O'Hare to Bloomington is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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The distance between O'Hare and Bloomington is 119 miles. The road distance is 134.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to get from O'Hare to Bloomington, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from O'Hare to Bloomington. However, there are services departing from East River Rd & Ainslie and arriving at Bloomington Pilot Sta via Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Il and Chicago, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 39 min.

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What companies run services between O'Hare, IL, USA and Bloomington, IL, USA?

Peoria Charter Coach Company operates a bus from O'Hare to Bloomington 4 times a day. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bloomington
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Champaign
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Champaign
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Train operators
Bus operators
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport to Uptown Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
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
Greyhound USA
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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
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Burlington Trailways

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