Bus from Chicago to Louisville, KY

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Compare all timetables for the bus from Chicago to Louisville, KY

Here is a selection of the cheapest bus trips from the schedule from Chicago to Louisville, KY from various bus operators like FlixBus or Greyhound US for the next days.
today
from $45
tomorrow
from $40
Thursday
from $42
Friday
from $42
Saturday
Sunday
from $46
Monday
from $41

Cheapest bus trips today

Prices are for one way and one person
  • FlixBus
    7h 10m
    3:30 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    10:40 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $45
  • FlixBus
    6h 55m
    3:45 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    10:40 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $45
  • FlixBus
    8h 20m
    10:25 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    6:45 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $48
  • FlixBus
    8h 5m
    10:40 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    6:45 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $48
  • FlixBus
    7h 15m
    10:20 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    5:35 AM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $51

Cheapest bus trips tomorrow

Prices are for one way and one person
  • FlixBus
    7h 45m
    6:00 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    1:45 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $40
  • FlixBus
    7h 10m
    3:30 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    10:40 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $41
  • FlixBus
    6h 55m
    3:45 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    10:40 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $41
  • FlixBus
    6h 59m
    5:00 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    11:59 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $42
  • FlixBus
    8h 20m
    10:25 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    6:45 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $44

Cheapest bus trips Thursday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • FlixBus
    8h 20m
    10:25 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    6:45 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $42
  • FlixBus
    8h 5m
    10:40 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    6:45 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $42
  • FlixBus
    7h 10m
    3:30 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    10:40 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $42
  • FlixBus
    6h 55m
    3:45 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    10:40 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $42
  • FlixBus
    7h 45m
    6:00 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    1:45 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $44

Cheapest bus trips Friday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • FlixBus
    7h 45m
    6:00 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    1:45 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $42
  • FlixBus
    6h 59m
    5:00 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    11:59 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $44
  • FlixBus
    7h 10m
    3:30 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    10:40 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $48
  • FlixBus
    6h 55m
    3:45 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    10:40 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $48
  • FlixBus
    8h 20m
    1:30 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    9:50 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $49

Cheapest bus trips Sunday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • Greyhound US
    7h 55m
    6:00 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    1:55 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $46
  • Greyhound US
    7h 10m
    3:30 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    10:40 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $49
  • Greyhound US
    6h 55m
    3:45 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    10:40 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $49
  • FlixBus
    6h 59m
    5:00 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    11:59 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $67
  • FlixBus
    8h 20m
    1:30 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    9:50 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $69

Cheapest bus trips Monday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • FlixBus
    7h 10m
    3:30 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    10:40 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $41
  • FlixBus
    6h 55m
    3:45 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    10:40 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $41
  • FlixBus
    6h 59m
    5:00 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    11:59 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $42
  • FlixBus
    7h 45m
    6:00 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    1:45 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $44
  • FlixBus
    8h 20m
    1:30 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    9:50 PM
    Louisville, KY
    Greyhound Bus Station
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $46

Frequency of bus connections between Chicago and Louisville, KY

See here how frequent the connections between Chicago and Louisville, KY are, during different times and days of the week.
Sunday is the busiest day, with more than 9 daily buses from Chicago to Louisville, KY. Tuesday has instead the fewest connections, with only 7 daily coaches between Chicago and Louisville, KY.
The busiest time of the day is the Afternoon, with 23 buses from Chicago to Louisville, KY, while Evening sees the fewest connections between Chicago and Louisville, KY, with 12 offers.

Facts about the bus from Chicago to Louisville, KY

Compare all providers like FlixBus and Greyhound US that travel 8 times every day by bus from Chicago to Louisville, KY in one click! Book your bus ticket from Chicago to Louisville, KY starting from $40!

Cheapest Bus $40
Fastest Bus 6h 55m
Earliest Bus 10:25 AM
Latest Bus 10:35 PM
Daily Bus Routes 8 Ø
Distance 269.3 miles
Bus Companies FlixBus and Greyhound US

Cheapest bus connections from Chicago to Louisville, KY

Every day, 8 buses from 2 bus companies leave Chicago for Louisville, KY: in the table below, you will find the cheapest prices for a bus ticket for this route, starting from 05/28/2024 and for the following days.

Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday 05/26
Monday 05/27
Tuesday 05/28
$44
Wednesday 05/29
$40
Thursday 05/30
$42
Friday 05/31
$42
Saturday 06/01
Sunday 06/02
$46
Monday 06/03
$41
Tuesday 06/04
$38
Wednesday 06/05
$42
Thursday 06/06
$38
Friday 06/07
$41
Saturday 06/08
$45
Sunday 06/09
Monday 06/10
$38
Tuesday 06/11
$39
Wednesday 06/12
Thursday 06/13
$35
Friday 06/14
Saturday 06/15
Sunday 06/16
$44
Monday 06/17
Tuesday 06/18
$42
Wednesday 06/19
Thursday 06/20
Friday 06/21
Saturday 06/22

The cheapest time to travel from Chicago to Louisville, KY

See here on which day and which time of the day you can find the cheapest bus ticket from Chicago to Louisville, KY, for the next 30 days.
With a price starting from $40, Wednesday is the cheapest day for a bus from Chicago to Louisville, KY. Sunday instead is the most expensive day with prices starting from $46.
Morning is the cheapest day time for bus tickets from Chicago to Louisville, KY, with $40. Evening is the most expensive time of the day with prices starting from $46.

How to save money travelling from Chicago to Louisville, KY

Travel can be expensive, but it doesn't need to be! Do you want to avoid paying a terrible price for your trip? Then follow these quick steps to save money:

Book the ticket from Chicago to Louisville, KY in advance! The earlier you book, the cheaper usually the price is. Also, you will be sure to have a place on the bus from Chicago to Louisville, KY, compared instead if you buy it at the last moment, or directly at the station.

If you can, avoid travelling at peak times. Instead of weekend, try travelling during the week. Travelling in the evening or at night it’s also cheaper, and later buses from Chicago to Louisville, KY are also emptier.

Beloved bus companies from Chicago to Louisville, KY

These are the most booked bus companies between Chicago to Louisville, KY from our users.

All bus stations and stops in Chicago and Louisville, KY

In the map below, you can see where to find all bus stations in Chicago and Louisville, KY.

Service and Comfort on the bus from Chicago to Louisville, KY

Want to know which seat classes are available on the buses from Chicago to Louisville, KY? Or which bus companies serve the route Chicago to Louisville, KY? Below you will find answers to your questions.

FAQs about the Chicago to Louisville, KY bus

How much does a Chicago Louisville, KY bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $40 and takes 7h 45m to reach Louisville, KY. Compare offers to save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from Chicago to Louisville, KY?

This route is offered by 2 companies with a range of ticket prices between $40 and $94. Thus, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to Louisville, KY.

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

Every day, the Chicago to Louisville, KY bus route is served by approximately 8 connections. With our search, you can compare bus times to find the perfect trip.

How long does a bus journey from Chicago to Louisville, KY take?

The fastest bus from Chicago to Louisville, KY is offered by FlixBus and takes 6h 55m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $45. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Chicago to Louisville, KY?

The earliest bus arriving in Louisville, KY from Chicago starts at 10:25 AM. However, information regarding departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search to find exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last bus from Chicago to Louisville, KY?

The latest bus trip departing from Chicago for Louisville, KY starts at 10:35 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 Louisville, KY route?

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

Is there a direct bus between Chicago and Louisville, KY?

You can check all the direct connections between Chicago and Louisville, KY by using our search and looking at the Changes section in our filters. These are some of the companies which offer a direct bus: FlixBus and Greyhound US.

What can I take with me on the Chicago to Louisville, KY 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 Louisville, KY bus route free of charge. Simply use our search to find a bus that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Chicago Louisville, KY 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 to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Chicago to Louisville, KY on your planned travel date.

Available seat classes which are offered on the bus route Chicago to Louisville, KY

Economy
Economy

The cheapest option available for your ticket, it usually comes with reclinable seats and AC.

More bus routes from Chicago and Louisville, KY

Here’s an overview of the most popular bus routes from Chicago and from Louisville, KY. Simply click on the connection of your choice, and you will find all the details about your bus route!

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