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Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL by bus

The journey from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL by bus is 154.36 mi and takes 12 hr 3 min. There are 3 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:45 AM and the last at 10:45 PM. It is possible to travel from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL by bus for as little as $65.59 or as much as $103.19. The best price for this journey is $65.59.

Lowest Price$65.59
Journey Duration12 hr 3 min
Connection per Day3
Lowest Price$65.59
Highest Price$103.19
First Departure12:45 AM
Last Departure10:45 PM
Distance154.36 mi
DepartureChicago, IL
ArrivalGalesburg, IL
CarriersGreyhound

Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL Bus Times

Departure date
Saturday, Jul 13, 2024

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

The prices for bus tickets from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL will cost $65.59. The average bus ticket price is approximately $90.38. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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The prices for bus tickets from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average bus ticket price is approximately $90.38. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How long does it take to get from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL by bus?

With a distance of 154.36 mi between Chicago, IL and Galesburg, IL, it will usually take 12 hr 3 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 12 hr 3 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey between Chicago, IL and Galesburg, IL by bus usually takes 12 hr 3 min to cover a distance of 154.36 mi. The shortest journey from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL will take you 10 hr 35 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Galesburg, IL quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

How many daily journeys are there from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL?

You will be able to travel from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 3 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 3 direct connections from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 0 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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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 Galesburg, IL.

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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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The cheapest Chicago, IL - Galesburg, IL bus tickets can be found for as low as $19.91 if you’re lucky, or $55.54 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $150.87.

Find the best day to travel to Galesburg, IL by bus

When travelling to Galesburg, IL 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!

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Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
17.39kg
Bus
18.63kg
Flight
49.68kg
Car
39.75kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL?
A bus ticket from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL is $90.38. 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 $65.59.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL is $65.59. 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 Galesburg, IL by bus?
Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL is 154.36 mi.
How long does the bus between Chicago, IL and Galesburg, IL take?
Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL is on average 12 hr 3 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 10 hr 35 min.
How many bus connections per day go from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL?
Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL has 3 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL leave?
The earliest bus from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL departs at 12:45 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 Galesburg, IL depart?
The latest bus from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL departs at 10:45 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 Galesburg, IL 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 $65.59 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.
How many direct connections depart from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL?
There are on average 3 direct connection(s) from Chicago, IL to go to Galesburg, IL.
What's the fastest journey time between Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Chicago, IL and Galesburg, IL is 10 hr 35 min.
Is there a direct bus from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Chicago, IL and Galesburg, IL.
What are the CO2 emissions for Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL by bus?
The bus journey from Chicago, IL to Galesburg, IL creates 18.63kg of CO2 emissions.

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