Bus from San Diego to Chicago

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Facts about the San Diego Chicago bus route

Cheapest Bus$143.00
Fastest Bus1h 35m
Earliest Bus7:15 AM
Latest Bus8:05 PM
Daily Bus Routes7 Ø
Distance1,730.9 miles
Bus CompaniesGreyhound US
Are you searching for a bus from San Diego to Chicago?
You've come to the right place! With CheckMyBus, you can compare all available offers for the San Diego Chicago bus route. In our search engine, you receive info about departure times, the exact bus stops, travel durations as well as the the best ticket prices. We’ll help you compare bus companies offering this route, including Greyhound US. Want to know if the bus offers air conditioning, WiFi or electrical sockets? We’ll show you which equipment different companies have.
You can see cheap buses to Chicago from San Diego over the next few days on this page. We also show you more info about the bus stops in San Diego and Chicago so you’ll know where to go. If you’re continuing your journey beyond Chicago, you can find options for onward trips and alternative destinations from San Diego, as well as popular airport shuttles from Chicago.

The cheapest bus routes from San Diego to Chicago

Today
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12/07
from $143.00
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No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • Greyhound US
    8:05 PM
    San Diego, CA - Greyhound Station
    Duration 13h 5m
    9:10 AM
    Chicago, IL - Union Station
    from$143.00
  • Greyhound US
    7:30 PM
    San Diego, CA - San Ysidro
    Duration 11h 50m
    7:20 AM
    Chicago, IL - 95th & Dan Ryan
    from$163.00
  • Greyhound US
    1:00 PM
    San Diego, CA - San Ysidro
    Duration 5h 35m
    6:35 PM
    Chicago, IL - 95th & Dan Ryan
    from$166.00
  • Greyhound US
    7:15 AM
    San Diego, CA - Greyhound Station
    Duration 9h 30m
    4:45 PM
    Chicago, IL - Harvey bus terminal
    from$174.00
  • Greyhound US
    8:05 PM
    San Diego, CA - Greyhound Station
    Duration 11h 15m
    7:20 AM
    Chicago, IL - Harvey bus terminal
    from$184.00
  • Greyhound US
    7:15 AM
    San Diego, CA - Greyhound Station
    Duration 8h 30m
    3:45 PM
    Chicago, IL - 95th & Dan Ryan
    from$185.00
  • Greyhound US
    1:35 PM
    San Diego, CA - Greyhound Station
    Duration 4h 0m
    5:35 PM
    Chicago, IL - 95th & Dan Ryan
    from$185.00
  • Greyhound US
    8:05 PM
    San Diego, CA - Greyhound Station
    Duration 10h 15m
    6:20 AM
    Chicago, IL - 95th & Dan Ryan
    from$185.00
  • Greyhound US
    1:35 PM
    San Diego, CA - Greyhound Station
    Duration 5h 0m
    6:35 PM
    Chicago, IL - Harvey bus terminal
    from$192.00
  • Greyhound US
    1:35 PM
    San Diego, CA - Greyhound Station
    Duration 1h 55m
    3:30 PM
    Chicago, IL - Greyhound Bus Station
    from$209.00
  • Greyhound US
    8:05 PM
    San Diego, CA - Greyhound Station
    Duration 9h 30m
    5:35 AM
    Chicago, IL - Harvey bus terminal
    from$220.00
  • Greyhound US
    1:35 PM
    San Diego, CA - Greyhound Station
    Duration 1h 35m
    3:10 PM
    Chicago, IL - Harvey bus terminal
    from$243.00
  • Greyhound US
    1:00 PM
    San Diego, CA - San Ysidro
    Duration 2h 10m
    3:10 PM
    Chicago, IL - Greyhound Bus Station
    from$305.00
  • Greyhound US
    7:30 PM
    San Diego, CA - San Ysidro
    Duration 10h 5m
    5:35 AM
    Chicago, IL - Greyhound Bus Station
    from$307.00

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Bus San Diego Chicago: Further Information

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After getting all the results, you can compare all bus tickets for the San Diego Chicago bus route. Then, you can consider several factors. Greyhound US offers the cheapest tickets at $143.00, while the fastest connection takes 1h 35m. In the end, you can decide if you'd prefer the cheapest ticket, the quickest journey or the bus with the most amenities. Regardless of what you're searching for, we can help you find the best deal for your travel needs!
Optimize your search results based on your travel needs. You can sort by by price, departure and arrival time and filter bus stops and companies for the most relevant results.
You can also compare other modes of transportation departing from San Diego and arriving in Chicago. In our search results, you can also compare available trains, carpooling and flights.
We hope you enjoy your bus trip from San Diego to Chicago!

Bus stops in San Diego and Chicago

Stations
Chicago (USA)
W. 95th St 14, 60620 Chicago (USA)
S Canal St 310-320, 60606 Chicago (USA)
N Cumberland Ave 5800, 60631 Chicago (USA)
West Harrison Street 630-670, 60607 Chicago (USA)
Park Ave 15400, 60426 Chicago (USA)
W Polk St between S Clinton St and S Canal St , 60699 Chicago (USA)
S Kedzie Ave  2807 , 60623  Chicago (USA)
S California Ave 2139 , 60608 Chicago (USA)
S Canal St 225, IL 60606 Chicago (USA)
W Cermak Rd 1001, 60608 Chicago (USA)

Bus San Diego to Chicago: FAQs about the route

How much does a bus ticket from San Diego to Chicago cost?

Among other factors, this depends on the day and time of travel. The cheapest bus ticket for this route starts from $143.00 and takes 61h 5m to get to Chicago. Save money by comparing bus tickets!

How much can I save after comparing tickets for the San Diego to Chicago bus route?

This route is connected by 1 bus company with ticket prices ranging from $143.00 to $307.00. Therefore, we suggest booking your ticket as early as you can to ensure you get the cheapest bus deal to Chicago.

How many daily bus routes are available from San Diego to Chicago on average?

Each day, the bus route from San Diego to Chicago is offered by about 7 connections. You can compare bus times to find the perfect trip with our search engine.

How long does the San Diego Chicago bus route take?

Greyhound US offers the quickest bus from San Diego to Chicago, which can take 1h 35m. Tickets for this connection cost $243.00. However, keep in mind that the bus route can take longer when there is traffic.

Is there a direct bus route from San Diego to Chicago?

For the San Diego Chicago bus route, our search engine currently compares 0 direct bus connections. 

When does the first trip depart for the San Diego Chicago bus route?

The earliest bus to Chicago departs from San Diego at 7:15 AM. However, bus schedules may vary on weekends and holidays. To find exactly when the bus is running on your planned travel date, check our search engine.

When does the last trip depart for the San Diego Chicago bus route?

The latest bus trip from San Diego to Chicago departs at 8:05 PM. Please keep in mind that departure times may vary on weekends and holidays. You can use our search engine to find the available times on your planned travel date.

Which companies are running for the San Diego Chicago bus route?

When taking the San Diego Chicago bus route, passengers can choose between companies, such as Greyhound US. By using our search engine, you can compare all available bus trips to find one that works for you.

What can I bring with me on the bus from San Diego to Chicago?

Different bus companies have varying restrictions about what is and isn't allowed on board. Typically, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you for the San Diego Chicago bus route for free. Find a bus that best serves your travel needs by using our search engine for your preferred travel date.

What equipment is available on the bus from San Diego to Chicago?

What equipment is on board differs from company to company. Generally, many intercity buses provide WiFi to let you keep your friends up to date about your location during the trip. Air conditioning systems provide ventilation to maximize comfort while travelling. With our search engine, you can find precise information about the equipment of the bus from San Diego to Chicago on your preferred travel date.

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