There are 5 ways to get from Wichita to Bloomington by plane, bus, night bus, train or car

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Fly to Bloomington  •  4 h 52 min

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

$270 - $1,224

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Bus  •  12 h 33 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

3 alternative options

Fly to Peoria, bus  •  6 h 26 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

Night bus, train, bus  •  11 h 51 min

  1. Take the night bus from Wichita, Ks to Kansas City, Mo
  2. Take the train from Kansas City Amtrak to Galesburg Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Galesburg Amtrak to Bloomington/Normal, IL

$107 - $236

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 4 h 52 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 12 h 33 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 night bus and train and bus which takes 11 h 51 min and costs $100 - $240.

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It takes approximately 4 h 52 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 4 h 52 min and costs $270 - $1,300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $75 - $190 and takes 12 h 33 min.

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There is no direct flight from Wichita Airport to Bloomington Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 56 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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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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Map of how to get from Wichita to Bloomington.
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  • Distance: 489.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 52 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 12 h 33 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Wichita to Bloomington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Wichita to Bloomington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Wichita to Bloomington via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Wichita to Peoria via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Wichita to Peoria via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 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 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Wichita to Peoria via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Wichita to Bloomington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Wichita to Bloomington via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Wichita to Bloomington via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from Wichita to Peoria via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Wichita to Peoria via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Wichita to Peoria via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Wichita to Peoria via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
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 Kansas City Amtrak to Galesburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
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
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
Night bus from Wichita, Ks to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
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
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
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