Bus from Chicago to Cincinnati

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Facts about the bus from Chicago to Cincinnati

Cheapest Bus$36.00
Fastest Bus11h 50m
Earliest Bus7:05 AM
Latest Bus9:30 PM
Daily Bus Routes5 Ø
Distance252.0 miles
Bus CompaniesGreyhound US, Barons Bus
Do you want to travel by bus from Chicago to Cincinnati?
CheckMyBus is here to help! We compare all available buses departing from Chicago and arriving in Cincinnati and show you the exact stops, all travel times, and of course the best ticket prices. We’ll show you bus tickets from companies traveling this route, such as Greyhound US or Barons Bus. You will also find all information about the equipment on board. Does the bus have air conditioning, electrical sockets or WiFi?
On this page, we also show you cheap bus tickets for the Chicago Cincinnati bus route over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about intercity bus stops in Chicago and Cincinnati which will help you find your way around. In addition, we'll show you options for onward travel from Cincinnati, alternative destinations from Chicago, and the most popular airport shuttles from Cincinnati.

The cheapest bus routes from Chicago to Cincinnati

Today
from $44.00
Tomorrow
from $40.00
10/17
from $41.00
10/18
10/19
10/20

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • Greyhound US
    9:00 PM
    Chicago
    Duration 14h 55m
    11:55 AM
    Cincinnati
    from$36.00
  • Greyhound US
    10:20 AM
    Chicago
    Duration 18h 40m
    5:00 AM
    Cincinnati
    from$36.00
  • Greyhound US
    9:30 PM
    Chicago
    Duration 14h 25m
    11:55 AM
    Cincinnati
    from$36.00
  • Greyhound US
    9:30 PM
    Chicago
    Duration 11h 50m
    9:20 AM
    Cincinnati
    from$37.00
  • Greyhound US
    9:30 PM
    Chicago
    Duration 16h 15m
    1:45 PM
    Cincinnati
    from$38.00
  • Greyhound US
    7:05 AM
    Chicago
    Duration 19h 35m
    2:40 AM
    Cincinnati
    from$38.00
  • Greyhound US
    10:20 AM
    Chicago
    Duration 13h 39m
    11:59 PM
    Cincinnati
    from$38.00
  • Greyhound US
    9:00 PM
    Chicago
    Duration 12h 20m
    9:20 AM
    Cincinnati
    from$39.00
  • Greyhound US
    4:15 PM
    Chicago
    Duration 12h 45m
    5:00 AM
    Cincinnati
    from$54.00

What are the cheapest buses from Chicago to Cincinnati you would typically find?

Bus schedules may change. Below, you'll find bus companies that usually provide the bus route Chicago to Cincinnati but are currently out of service.
  • Barons Bus
    6:05 AM
    Chicago
    Duration 15h 0m
    9:05 PM
    Cincinnati
    from$44.00
    Temporarily not available: last found 10/12/2021

Bus Chicago to Cincinnati: Further Information

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Once you get your results, you can compare all available buses from Chicago to Cincinnati and consider multiple factors before booking your trip. The cheapest bus tickets are offered by Greyhound US at $36.00, whereas the quickest connection takes 11h 50m. So it's up to you whether you want to choose the cheapest ticket, the fastest trip or the bus with the most amenities. No matter what you're looking for, we can help you find the deal that best meets your needs!
You can sort your search results by price, departure and arrival time, as well as filter them according to stops or companies. Customize everything according to your needs.
By the way: For the Chicago Cincinnati bus route, we also show you information about other modes of transportation, including trains, carpooling and flights, if available.
Enjoy your bus trip from Chicago to Cincinnati!

Bus stops in Chicago and Cincinnati

Stations
Cincinnati Union Terminal
Cincinnati  (USA)
Cincinnati, OH - Cassinelli Square
Princeton Pike, Cincinnati, OH 11376, 45246  Cincinnati  (USA)
Cincinnati, OH - Downtown
E Court St 419, 45202  Cincinnati  (USA)
Cincinnati, OH - Greyhound Bus Station
Gilbert Ave 1005, 45202  Cincinnati  (USA)
Cincinnati, OH - Hughes STEM High School
2515 Clifton Ave, 45219  Cincinnati  (USA)
Cincinnati, OH - megabus Stop
W 4th St , 45202  Cincinnati  (USA)
Cincinnati, OH - University of Cincinnati
Commons Way  2815, 45219  Cincinnati  (USA)

FAQs about the bus route Chicago to Cincinnati

How much does a Chicago Cincinnati bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $36.00 and takes 14h 55m to reach Cincinnati. Compare offers to save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from Chicago to Cincinnati?

This route is offered by 2 bus companies with a range of ticket prices between $36.00 and $75.00. Thus, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to Cincinnati.

On average, how many connections are available from Chicago to Cincinnati each day?

Every day, the Chicago Cincinnati bus route is served by approximately 5 connections. With our search engine, you can compare bus times to find the perfect trip.

How long does a bus journey from Chicago to Cincinnati take?

The fastest bus from Chicago to Cincinnati is offered by Barons Bus and takes 11h 50m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $75.00. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Chicago to Cincinnati?

The earliest bus arriving in Cincinnati from Chicago starts at 7:05 AM. However, information regarding departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last bus from Chicago to Cincinnati?

The latest bus trip departing from Chicago for Cincinnati starts at 9:30 PM. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. So just use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies operate the Chicago Cincinnati route?

When traveling by bus from Chicago to Cincinnati, passengers can travel with Greyhound US and Barons Bus. With our search engine, you can compare all available bus tickets to book the one that works for you.

Is there a direct bus from Chicago to Cincinnati?

If you're looking for a direct bus route from Chicago to Cincinnati, CheckMyBus currently compares 2 direct bus connections with the following companies: Greyhound US

What can I take with me on the Chicago to Cincinnati bus route?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you're allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the Chicago Cincinnati bus route free of charge. Simply use our search engine to find a bus that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Chicago Cincinnati bus route?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make traveling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search function to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Chicago to Cincinnati on your planned travel date.

Compare Chicago and Cincinnati

Chicago
2.70 Million
Cincinnati
4,551
$4.65
$5.52
Chicago
Cincinnati
A cab ride in Chicago is 16% cheaper than in Cincinnati.
$2.25
$1.75
Chicago
Cincinnati
A bus fare in Chicago is 23% more expensive than in Cincinnati.
$5.00
$3.25
Chicago
Cincinnati
A large beer in Chicago is 35% more expensive than in Cincinnati.
$1.90
$1.59
Chicago
Cincinnati
A bottle of water in Chicago is 17% more expensive than in Cincinnati.
$10.74
$8.04
Chicago
Cincinnati
A meal in Chicago is 26% more expensive than in Cincinnati.

Bus routes from Chicago and Cincinnati

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