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Chicago, IL to New York, NY by bus

The journey from Chicago, IL to New York, NY by bus is 1,147.12 km and takes 24 hrs 57 mins. There are 27 connections per day, with the first departure at 2:00 am and the last at 11:00 pm. It is possible to travel from Chicago, IL to New York, NY by bus for as little as RM 393.39 or as much as RM 847.78. The best price for this journey is RM 393.39.

Lowest PriceRM 393.39
Journey Duration24 hrs 57 mins
Connection per Day27
Lowest PriceRM 393.39
Highest PriceRM 847.78
First Departure2:00 am
Last Departure11:00 pm
Distance1,147.12 km
DepartureChicago, IL
ArrivalNew York, NY
CarriersGreyhound Lines, Inc., FlixBus

Chicago, IL to New York, NY Bus Times

Departure date
Sunday, 21 Apr 2024

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Planning to travel from Chicago, IL to New York, NY? Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start - but that's where Virail comes in. Our powerful search engine will explore all the options available for your trip, combing through more than 2000 transport companies all over the globe. All you have to do is enter your travel dates. In an instant, we'll show you a thorough list of possible routes, with all the information you need to make your decision. Choose from buses, trains, and more, connecting or direct, one-way or round trip - whatever you prefer. When you see your results, select your chosen option and Virail will redirect you to the provider's website, where you can complete your booking. Let us do the legwork for you, and you can just sit back and enjoy your trip.

How much does it cost to get from Chicago, IL to New York, NY by bus?

Prices will vary when you travel from Chicago, IL to New York, NY. On average, though, you'll pay about RM 524.95 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as RM 393.39, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.
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The prices for bus tickets from Chicago, IL to New York, NY vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average bus ticket price is approximately RM 524.95. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How long is the journey from Chicago, IL to New York, NY by bus?

With a distance of 1,147.12 km between Chicago, IL and New York, NY, it will usually take 24 hrs 57 mins to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 24 hrs 57 mins. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The distance between Chicago, IL and New York, NY is around 1,147.12 km. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 24 hrs 57 mins. However, the fastest routes between Chicago, IL and New York, NY take 18 hrs 59 mins. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

How many journeys from Chicago, IL to New York, NY take place each day?

The exact number of journeys from Chicago, IL to New York, NY can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 27 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Chicago, IL to New York, NY. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Chicago, IL to New York, NY varies, but in general, you can expect to find 0 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 27 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Chicago, IL to New York, NY. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Chicago, IL to New York, NY
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Chicago, IL to New York, NY.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Chicago, IL to New York, NY, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Chicago, IL to New York, NY.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around RM 382.77 to RM 801.39 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 52% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Chicago, IL to New York, NY

The cheapest Chicago, IL - New York, NY bus tickets can be found for as low as RM 344.31 if you’re lucky, or RM 554.10 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as RM 656.78.

Find the best day to travel to New York, NY by bus

When travelling to New York, NY by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Services on board FlixBus and Greyhound from Chicago, IL to New York, NY
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Chicago, IL to New York, NY CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
80.3kg
Bus
86.03kg
Flight
229.42kg
Car
183.54kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Chicago, IL to New York, NY?
A bus ticket from Chicago, IL to New York, NY is RM 524.95. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as RM 393.39.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Chicago, IL to New York, NY?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Chicago, IL to New York, NY is RM 393.39. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Chicago, IL and New York, NY by bus?
Chicago, IL to New York, NY is 1,147.12 km.
How long does the bus between Chicago, IL and New York, NY take?
Chicago, IL to New York, NY is on average 24 hrs 57 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 18 hrs 59 mins.
Which companies operate from Chicago, IL to New York, NY?
The bus journey from Chicago, IL to New York, NY is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Greyhound Lines, Inc., FlixBus and Greyhound.
How many bus connections per day go from Chicago, IL to New York, NY?
Chicago, IL to New York, NY has 27 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Chicago, IL to New York, NY leave?
The earliest bus from Chicago, IL to New York, NY departs at 2:00 am. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Chicago, IL to New York, NY depart?
The latest bus from Chicago, IL to New York, NY departs at 11:00 pm. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Chicago, IL to New York, NY in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is RM 393.39 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Chicago, IL to New York, NY by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Chicago, IL and New York, NY is 18 hrs 59 mins.
Is there a direct bus from Chicago, IL to New York, NY?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Chicago, IL and New York, NY.
What are the CO2 emissions for Chicago, IL to New York, NY by bus?
The bus journey from Chicago, IL to New York, NY creates 86.03kg of CO2 emissions.