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Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI by bus

The journey from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI by bus is 127.18 mi and takes 3 hr 19 min. There are 3 connections per day, with the first departure at 9:30 AM and the last at 9:55 AM. It is possible to travel from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI by bus for as little as $22.60 or as much as $41.27. The best price for this journey is $22.60.

Lowest Price$22.60
Journey Duration3 hr 19 min
Connection per Day3
Lowest Price$22.60
Highest Price$41.27
First Departure9:30 AM
Last Departure9:55 AM
Distance127.18 mi
DepartureChicago, IL
ArrivalGrand Rapids, MI
CarriersGreyhound

Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Feb 28, 2024

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Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI. 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 can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI?

The cheapest bus tickets from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI cost $22.60. On average, you can expect to spend around $31.56 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI.
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On average, a bus ticket from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI will cost you $31.56. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long is the journey from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI by bus?

With a distance of 127.18 mi between Chicago, IL and Grand Rapids, MI, it will usually take 3 hr 19 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 3 hr 19 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 Grand Rapids, MI runs for about 127.18 mi and usually takes approximately 3 hr 19 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 3 hr 0 min. If you are trying to get from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What time are the departures from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI?

The first daily departure from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI leaves at 9:30 AM, while the last journey of the day sets out at 9:55 AM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Chicago, IL and Grand Rapids, MI. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI leaving at 9:30 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 9:55 AM.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

How many times a day do journeys run from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI?

The route from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Chicago, IL 3 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 3 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 0 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI. 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 Grand Rapids, MI.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI, 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 Grand Rapids, MI.

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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Find the best day to travel to Grand Rapids, MI by bus

When travelling to Grand Rapids, MI 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 Grand Rapids, MI CO2 Emissions by Bus

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14.33kg
Bus
15.35kg
Flight
40.94kg
Car
32.75kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI?
A bus ticket from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI is $31.56. 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 $22.60.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI is $22.60. 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 Grand Rapids, MI by bus?
Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI is 127.18 mi.
How long does the bus between Chicago, IL and Grand Rapids, MI take?
Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI is on average 3 hr 19 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hr 0 min.
How many bus connections per day go from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI?
Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI has 3 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI leave?
The earliest bus from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI departs at 9:30 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 Grand Rapids, MI depart?
The latest bus from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI departs at 9:55 AM. 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 Grand Rapids, MI 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 $22.60 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.
From which stations can I leave from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI?
There are 4 station(s) that you can depart from Chicago, IL to go to Grand Rapids, MI. You can go from Chicago/Rockford International Airport, O'Hare International Airport, Union Station and Chicago Midway International Airport and you can arrive at Grand Rapids Station.
How many direct connections depart from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI?
There are on average 3 direct connection(s) from Chicago, IL to go to Grand Rapids, MI.
What's the fastest journey time between Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Chicago, IL and Grand Rapids, MI is 3 hr 0 min.
Is there a direct bus from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Chicago, IL and Grand Rapids, MI.
What are the CO2 emissions for Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI by bus?
The bus journey from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI creates 15.35kg of CO2 emissions.

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