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There are 7 ways to get from Wichita to Bloomington by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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

Fly to Bloomington  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Wichita (ICT) to Bloomington (BMI) ICT - BMI

$270 - $1,224

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Wichita, Ks to Kansas City, Mo
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo
  3. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Bloomington Pilot Sta

$76 - $181

5 alternative options

Fly to Peoria, bus  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Wichita (ICT) to Peoria (PIA) ICT - PIA
  2. Take the bus from Peoria, Bradley University to Uptown Station

$265 - $1,066

Fly to Champaign, bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Wichita (ICT) to Champaign (CMI) ICT - CMI
  2. Take the bus from Champaign, IL to Bloomington/Normal, IL

$297 - $1,274

Fly to Chicago O'Hare, train  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Wichita (ICT) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) ICT - ORD
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station

$201 - $423

Night bus, train, bus  •  14 h 9 min

  1. Take the night bus from Wichita Amtrak Station to Newton Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Newton Amtrak Station to Galesburg Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from Galesburg, IL to Bloomington/Normal, IL

$96 - $231

Drive  •  9 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Wichita to Bloomington 600.1 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Wichita to Bloomington is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wichita to Bloomington is to fly which costs $270 - $1,300 and takes 5 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wichita to Bloomington. However, there are services departing from Wichita, Ks and arriving at Bloomington Pilot Sta via Kansas City, Mo and St Louis, Mo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 5 min.

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The distance between Wichita and Bloomington is 490 miles. The road distance is 600.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Wichita to Bloomington without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 5 min and costs $75 - $190.

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Wichita to Bloomington, including transfers.

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Wichita to Bloomington bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Wichita, Ks station.

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The best way to get from Wichita to Bloomington is to fly which takes 5 h 23 min and costs $270 - $1,300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $75 - $190 and takes 13 h 5 min.

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There is no direct flight from Wichita Airport to Bloomington Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 9 min and has one stopover.

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Wichita to Bloomington bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Bloomington Pilot Sta station.

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Map of how to get from Wichita to Bloomington.
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  • Distance: 489.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

What companies run services between Wichita, KS, USA and Bloomington, IL, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Wichita to Bloomington hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wichita to Bloomington via Kansas City, Mo and St Louis, Mo in around 13 h 5 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Wichita to Bloomington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Wichita to Bloomington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Wichita to Bloomington via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Wichita to Peoria via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Wichita to Peoria via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Wichita to Peoria via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 48 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Wichita to Champaign via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Wichita to Champaign via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Wichita to Champaign via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Wichita to Champaign via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 26 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Wichita to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Wichita to Chicago O'Hare via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Wichita to Peoria via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Wichita to Peoria via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Wichita to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Wichita to Bloomington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Wichita to Bloomington via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Wichita to Peoria via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Wichita to Peoria via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Wichita to Peoria via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
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 Chicago Union Station to Bloomington-Normal Uptown Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
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
Train from Newton Amtrak Station to Galesburg Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Bus operators
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
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
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Champaign, IL to Bloomington/Normal, IL
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Galesburg, IL to Bloomington/Normal, IL
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Wichita, Ks to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Bloomington Pilot Sta
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
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
Night bus from Wichita Amtrak Station to Newton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Wichita to Bloomington is 600 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 38 min to drive from Wichita to Bloomington.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Wichita Airport to Bloomington Airport.

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Book your Wichita to Bloomington bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 31+ hotels available in Bloomington. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Wichita to Wichita Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs $19 - $23.

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