There are 4 ways to get from Washington University in St. Louis to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign by 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.

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Bus  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Champaign, Il 1364 / ...

$28 - $60

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Drive  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Washington University in St. Louis to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign 189.8 miles

$18 - $27

Fly to Champaign  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Champaign (CMI) STL - CMI

$182 - $878

Fly to Decatur, bus  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Decatur (DEC) STL - DEC
  2. Take the bus from Rs Decatur Il, Il to Champaign, Il

$134 - $522

Questions & Answers

The distance between Washington University in St. Louis and University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign is 151 miles. The road distance is 189.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington University in St. Louis to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Washington University in St. Louis to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Washington University in St. Louis to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign is to bus which takes 4 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 5 h 12 min.

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There is no direct flight from St. Louis Airport to Champaign Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 18 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington University in St. Louis to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign is 190 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to drive from Washington University in St. Louis to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign.

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American Airlines offers flights from St. Louis Airport to Champaign Airport.

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There are 39+ hotels available in University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Washington University in St. Louis to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign.
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  • Distance: 150.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 11 min

What companies run services between Washington University in St. Louis, MO, USA and University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, IL, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Washington University in St. Louis to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $23 - $55 and the journey takes 3 h. Alternatively, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Washington University in St. Louis to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from St. Louis to Champaign via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from St. Louis to Champaign via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from St. Louis to Champaign via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from St. Louis to Decatur
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
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 St Louis, Mo to Champaign, Il
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Rs Decatur Il, Il to Champaign, Il
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24

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