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Here is a selection of the cheapest bus trips from the schedule from Chicago to New York from various bus operators like Greyhound US or FlixBus for the next days.
today
from $202
tomorrow
from $133
Monday
from $129
Tuesday
from $102
Wednesday
from $96
Thursday
from $103
Friday
from $104

Cheapest bus trips today

Prices are for one way and one person
  • Greyhound US
    23h 30m
    4:30 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    4:00 PM
    New York
    Port Authority Bus Terminal
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $202
  • Greyhound US
    24h 45m
    4:30 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    5:15 PM
    New York
    31 St & 8 Av
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $205
  • Greyhound US
    38h 0m
    4:30 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    6:30 AM
    New York
    Allen St/Hester St
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $231
  • Greyhound US
    27h 15m
    6:45 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    10:00 AM
    New York
    G. Washington Bridge Bus Station
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $253
  • Greyhound US
    24h 35m
    6:45 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    7:20 AM
    New York
    31 St & 8 Av
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $253

Cheapest bus trips tomorrow

Prices are for one way and one person
  • Greyhound US
    23h 30m
    4:30 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    4:00 PM
    New York
    Port Authority Bus Terminal
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $133
  • Greyhound US
    24h 45m
    4:30 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    5:15 PM
    New York
    31 St & 8 Av
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $137
  • Greyhound US
    27h 50m
    1:45 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    5:35 AM
    New York
    31 St & 8 Av
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $143
  • FlixBus
    22h 55m
    11:30 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    10:25 AM
    New York
    Port Authority Bus Terminal
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $199

Cheapest bus trips Monday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • Greyhound US
    27h 50m
    1:45 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    5:35 AM
    New York
    31 St & 8 Av
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $129
  • Greyhound US
    22h 5m
    2:20 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    12:25 PM
    New York
    Port Authority Bus Terminal
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $170
  • Greyhound US
    21h 50m
    2:35 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    12:25 PM
    New York
    Port Authority Bus Terminal
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $170
  • FlixBus
    22h 55m
    11:30 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    10:25 AM
    New York
    Port Authority Bus Terminal
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $266

Cheapest bus trips Tuesday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • Greyhound US
    23h 30m
    4:30 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    4:00 PM
    New York
    Port Authority Bus Terminal
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $102
  • Greyhound US
    24h 45m
    4:30 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    5:15 PM
    New York
    31 St & 8 Av
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $106
  • Greyhound US
    27h 50m
    1:45 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    5:35 AM
    New York
    31 St & 8 Av
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $111
  • FlixBus
    22h 55m
    11:30 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    10:25 AM
    New York
    Port Authority Bus Terminal
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $177

Cheapest bus trips Wednesday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • Greyhound US
    28h 15m
    1:45 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    6:00 AM
    New York
    31 St & 8 Av
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $96
  • Greyhound US
    23h 30m
    4:30 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    4:00 PM
    New York
    Port Authority Bus Terminal
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $96
  • Greyhound US
    29h 40m
    4:30 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    10:10 PM
    New York
    Allen St/Hester St
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $97
  • FlixBus
    22h 55m
    11:30 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    10:25 AM
    New York
    Port Authority Bus Terminal
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $133
  • FlixBus
    33h 30m
    11:30 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    9:00 PM
    New York
    Chrystie St
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $133

Cheapest bus trips Thursday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • Greyhound US
    22h 5m
    2:20 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    12:25 PM
    New York
    Port Authority Bus Terminal
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $103
  • Greyhound US
    21h 50m
    2:35 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    12:25 PM
    New York
    Port Authority Bus Terminal
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $103
  • Greyhound US
    29h 40m
    4:30 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    10:10 PM
    New York
    Allen St/Hester St
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $103
  • FlixBus
    33h 30m
    11:30 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    9:00 PM
    New York
    Chrystie St
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $149
  • FlixBus
    22h 55m
    11:30 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    10:25 AM
    New York
    Port Authority Bus Terminal
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $151

Cheapest bus trips Friday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • Greyhound US
    23h 30m
    4:30 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    4:00 PM
    New York
    Port Authority Bus Terminal
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $104
  • Greyhound US
    31h 40m
    10:50 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    6:30 AM
    New York
    Allen St/Hester St
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $105
  • Greyhound US
    28h 55m
    10:50 PM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    3:45 AM
    New York
    31 St & 8 Av
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $105
  • FlixBus
    22h 55m
    11:30 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    10:25 AM
    New York
    Port Authority Bus Terminal
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $183
  • FlixBus
    33h 30m
    11:30 AM
    Chicago
    Union Station
    9:00 PM
    New York
    Chrystie St
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $183

Frequency of bus connections between Chicago and New York

See here how frequent the connections between Chicago and New York are, during different times and days of the week.
Wednesday is the busiest day, with more than 23 daily buses from Chicago to New York. Saturday has instead the fewest connections, with only 20 daily coaches between Chicago and New York.
The busiest time of the day is the Afternoon, with 71 buses from Chicago to New York, while Night sees the fewest connections between Chicago and New York, with 18 offers.

Facts about the bus from Chicago to New York

Compare all providers like Greyhound US and FlixBus that travel 21 times every day by bus from Chicago to New York in one click! Book your bus ticket from Chicago to New York starting from $96!

Cheapest Bus $96
Fastest Bus 21h 50m
Earliest Bus 6:45 AM
Latest Bus 10:50 PM
Daily Bus Routes 21 Ø
Distance 711.5 miles
Bus Companies Greyhound US and FlixBus

Cheapest bus connections from Chicago to New York

Every day, 21 buses from 2 bus companies leave Chicago for New York: in the table below, you will find the cheapest prices for a bus ticket for this route, starting from 05/25/2024 and for the following days.

Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday 05/19
Monday 05/20
Tuesday 05/21
Wednesday 05/22
Thursday 05/23
Friday 05/24
Saturday 05/25
$202
Sunday 05/26
$133
Monday 05/27
$129
Tuesday 05/28
$102
Wednesday 05/29
$96
Thursday 05/30
$103
Friday 05/31
$104
Saturday 06/01
$108
Sunday 06/02
$99
Monday 06/03
$87
Tuesday 06/04
$87
Wednesday 06/05
$97
Thursday 06/06
$98
Friday 06/07
$100
Saturday 06/08
$97
Sunday 06/09
$97
Monday 06/10
$90
Tuesday 06/11
$87
Wednesday 06/12
$87
Thursday 06/13
$93
Friday 06/14
$108
Saturday 06/15

The cheapest time to travel from Chicago to New York

See here on which day and which time of the day you can find the cheapest bus ticket from Chicago to New York, for the next 30 days.
With a price starting from $96, Wednesday is the cheapest day for a bus from Chicago to New York. Saturday instead is the most expensive day with prices starting from $202.
Afternoon is the cheapest day time for bus tickets from Chicago to New York, with $96. Morning is the most expensive time of the day with prices starting from $114.

How to save money travelling from Chicago to New York

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 New York 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 New York, 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 New York are also emptier.

Beloved bus companies from Chicago to New York

These are the most booked bus companies between Chicago to New York from our users.

All bus stations and stops in Chicago and New York

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

Service and Comfort on the bus from Chicago to New York

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

FAQs about the Chicago to New York bus

How much does a Chicago New York bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $96 and takes 23h 30m to reach New York. Compare offers to save money!

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

This route is offered by 2 companies with a range of ticket prices between $96 and $368. Thus, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to New York.

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

Every day, the Chicago to New York bus route is served by approximately 21 connections. With our search, you can compare bus times to find the perfect trip.

How long does a bus journey from Chicago to New York take?

The fastest bus from Chicago to New York is offered by Greyhound US and takes 21h 50m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $326. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Chicago to New York?

The earliest bus arriving in New York from Chicago starts at 6:45 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 New York?

The latest bus trip departing from Chicago for New York starts at 10:50 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 New York route?

When traveling by bus from Chicago to New York, passengers can travel with Greyhound US and FlixBus. 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 New York?

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

What can I take with me on the Chicago to New York 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 New York 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 New York 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 New York on your planned travel date.

Available seat classes which are offered on the bus route Chicago to New York

Economy
Economy

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

More bus routes from Chicago and New York

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

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