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Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX by bus

The journey from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX by bus is 803.38 mi and takes 23 hr 43 min. There are 16 connections per day, with the first departure at 4:35 AM and the last at 10:50 PM. It is possible to travel from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX by bus for as little as $72.28 or as much as $395.39. The best price for this journey is $72.28.

Lowest Price$72.28
Journey Duration23 hr 43 min
Connection per Day16
Lowest Price$72.28
Highest Price$395.39
First Departure4:35 AM
Last Departure10:50 PM
Distance803.38 mi
DepartureChicago, IL
ArrivalDallas, TX
CarriersGreyhound Lines, Inc., FlixBus

Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX Bus Times

Departure date
Friday, Jul 19, 2024

Your journey from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX with Virail

Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How much do bus tickets from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX cost?

Prices will vary when you travel from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX. On average, though, you'll pay about $211.02 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as $72.28, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX. On average, though, you'll pay about $211.02 for a bus ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.

How long is the journey from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX by bus?

Traveling from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX by bus will usually take 23 hr 43 min. This journey covers a distance of 803.38 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 23 hr 43 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. In order to get from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Chicago, IL and Dallas, TX will complete the journey in 19 hr 10 min.On average, it will take you about 23 hr 43 min to travel the 803.38 mi between Chicago, IL and Dallas, TX.

How many times a day do departures from Chicago, IL leave for Dallas, TX?

If you want to get from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 16 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 0 direct journeys between Chicago, IL and Dallas, TX. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 16 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $88.63 to $203.58 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 56% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX

The cheapest Chicago, IL - Dallas, TX bus tickets can be found for as low as $104.47 if you’re lucky, or $146.24 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $225.79.

Find the best day to travel to Dallas, TX by bus

When travelling to Dallas, TX by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Services on board FlixBus and Greyhound from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX
Compare services on board when travelling from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX by bus.
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Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
90.5kg
Bus
96.97kg
Flight
258.58kg
Car
206.87kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX?
A bus ticket from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX is $211.02. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $72.28.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX is $72.28. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Chicago, IL and Dallas, TX by bus?
Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX is 803.38 mi.
How long does the bus between Chicago, IL and Dallas, TX take?
Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX is on average 23 hr 43 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 19 hr 10 min.
Which companies operate from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX?
The bus journey from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Greyhound Lines, Inc., FlixBus and Greyhound.
How many bus connections per day go from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX?
Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX has 16 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX leave?
The earliest bus from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX departs at 4:35 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX depart?
The latest bus from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX departs at 10:50 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $72.28 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Chicago, IL and Dallas, TX is 19 hr 10 min.
Is there a direct bus from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Chicago, IL and Dallas, TX.
What are the CO2 emissions for Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX by bus?
The bus journey from Chicago, IL to Dallas, TX creates 96.97kg of CO2 emissions.

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