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from Chicago to Bloomington, IL

You can get from Chicago to Bloomington, IL by train, bus or flight.

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Sep 26
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Sep 27
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Sep 29
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Sep 30
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Oct 8
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Oct 9
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$150envoy air
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Oct 10
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Oct 12
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Travel Information to Bloomington, IL from Chicago

distanceDistance117 miles (188 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$14 - $117
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $14 (€11) • 2 h 11 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $117 (€94) • 49 min
carriersPopular travel companiesenvoy air, Greyhound or Amtrak

Travel 117 miles (188 km) by flight, bus or train between Chicago and Bloomington, IL. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 49 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $14 (€11). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are envoy air, Greyhound or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Chicago to Bloomington, IL.

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How do I get from Chicago to Bloomington, IL?

There are 3 ways that you can travel between Chicago and Bloomington, IL. You can take a flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Chicago to Bloomington, IL?

The cheapest way to go to Bloomington, IL from Chicago is by taking a train, which costs on average $14 (€11).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Bloomington, IL:

Taking a train is about $103 (€82) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $117 (€94) for this route.

A train is $23 (€18) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Chicago to Bloomington, IL costing on average $37 (€30).

What is the quickest way from Chicago to Bloomington, IL?

The fastest way to get to Bloomington, IL from Chicago is by flight with an average travel time of 49 min.

Other travel options to Bloomington, IL can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 4 h 40 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 2 h 11 min.

What is the distance from Chicago to Bloomington, IL?

The distance is approximately 117 miles (188 km) from Chicago to Bloomington, IL.

How many services a day are there to Bloomington, IL from Chicago?

The average frequency per day from Chicago to Bloomington, IL is:

  • Around 4 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Chicago to Bloomington, IL as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling between Chicago and Bloomington, IL, what are the departure and arrival points in Chicago and Bloomington, IL?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Chicago to Bloomington, IL:

    Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Chicago to Bloomington, IL?

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Chicago to Bloomington, IL:

    • You can go to Bloomington, IL from Chicago by plane with envoy air. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $117 (€94) with envoy air from Chicago to Bloomington, IL on Omio.
    • You can take a bus from Chicago to Bloomington, IL with Greyhound. Cheap tickets can be found for $37 (€30) with Greyhound from Chicago to Bloomington, IL.
    • You can travel between Chicago and Bloomington, IL by train with Amtrak. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $14 (€11) with Amtrak from Chicago to Bloomington, IL.
    What is another destination I should add to my tour from Chicago to Bloomington, IL?
    Many of our customers who book a trip from Chicago to Bloomington, IL often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Memphis, TN, East Chicago, IN or Indianapolis, IN. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Chicago and Bloomington, IL itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Bloomington, IL and any of these top destinations today!
    How far in advance should I book my Chicago to Bloomington, IL one way ticket online to get the best deals?

    Before traveling from Chicago to Bloomington, IL, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $117 (€94) one way.
    • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $37 (€30) one way.
    • A train ticket for this trip is costing $14 (€11) one way on average.

    But we recommend booking Chicago to Bloomington, IL tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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