Finding the perfect bus from Chicago to Springfield, IL or from Springfield, IL to Chicago isn't really as hard as you might think. Use our smart search function to find the ideal option: If you're in a hurry, you'll be able to see the fastest bus to your destination. Also, cheap ticket prices are normally available but fares might differ depending on the date you want to travel. Remember that the most affordable coach tickets can be found when you're not traveling during peak periods like Thanksgiving. Simply click "Find Now" and happy travels!
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Bus stops in Chicago and Springfield, IL
More on bus features and servicesOpting for the bus for a city trip is becoming increasingly popular. It's not only affordable but it's also environmentally friendly thanks to its low carbon emissions.
Traveling by bus has also become as comfortable as flying or taking the train. In recent years, bus operators have stepped up their game when it comes to on-board amenities by offering everything from power plugs, USB plugs, to complimentary wireless internet. When taking a look at the search results displayed on our page, you can immediately see all features offered by all bus operators. For instance, complimentary wireless internet can be found on board most buses operated by OurBus. That way you'll be able to snapchat your route while on the road.
A generous luggage policy also belongs to the myriad features and amenities offered by today's bus operators. Your trip from Springfield, IL to Chicago can become a lot easier if you do your research before you embark on your journey. Most bus operators offering bus rides from Chicago to Springfield, IL, allow you to take a regular-size baggage in addition to carry-on baggage. Additional luggage or oversized luggage can usually be booked for a few dollars (or the currency of the country you're traveling in).
Take a look at the exact location of the stations in both cities, find out about departure times and book the ideal bus! You can also use CheckMyBus to look for current offers for your Chicago – Springfield, IL bus. The choice is yours - travel smart!
Chicago and Springfield, IL: Useful Info
A cab ride in Chicago is 32% more expensive than in Springfield, IL.
A bus fare in Chicago is 45% more expensive than in Springfield, IL.
A large beer in Chicago is 50% more expensive than in Springfield, IL.
A bottle of water in Chicago is 11% cheaper than in Springfield, IL.
A meal in Chicago is 5% more expensive than in Springfield, IL.
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Bus connections from Chicago
Bus connections from Springfield, IL
- Springfield, IL ↔ Aurora, IL
- Springfield, IL ↔ Cincinnati
- Springfield, IL ↔ Des Moines, IA
- Springfield, IL ↔ Fort Wayne, IN
- Springfield, IL ↔ Kansas City
- Springfield, IL ↔ Louisville, KY
- Springfield, IL ↔ Madison, WI
- Springfield, IL ↔ Nashville
- Springfield, IL ↔ Overland Park, KS
- Springfield, IL ↔ Springfield, MO
- Springfield, IL ↔ St. Louis, MO