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El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL by bus

The journey from El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL by bus is 1,249.4 mi and takes 35 h 15 min. There are 2 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:10am and the last at 6:45pm. It is possible to travel from El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL by bus for as little as $331.03 or as much as $383.23. The best price for this journey is $331.03.

Best Price $331.03
Journey Duration 35 h 15 min
Connection per Day 2
Lowest Price $331.03
Highest Price $383.23
First Departure 5:10am
Last Departure 6:45pm
Distance 1,249.4 mi
Departure El Paso, TX
Arrival Chicago, IL
Carriers FlixBus, Greyhound

El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL Bus Times

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Departure date
Thursday,Dec 07 2023
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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL?

The cheapest bus tickets from El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL cost $155.12. On average, you can expect to spend around $315.10 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 El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL.

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL, 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 El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL.

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

The cheapest El Paso, TX - Chicago, IL bus tickets can be found for as low as $97 if you’re lucky, or $195 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $324.

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

When travelling to Chicago, 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!

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.

Greyhound is a bus company that provides intercity transportation services across North America. Founded in 1914, it is the largest provider of intercity bus transportation in the United States and Canada, serving over 3,800 destinations. Greyhound operates on popular routes such as New York to Boston, Los Angeles to Las Vegas, and Boston to New York.

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

Ecology
Train
13.0kg
Bus
86.2kg
Flight
3,449.4kg
Car
332.7kg

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL?
A bus ticket from El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL is $356.76. 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 $331.03.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL?
The cheapest ticket you can get from El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL is $331.03. 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 El Paso, TX and Chicago, IL by bus?
El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL is 1,249.4 mi.
How long does the bus between El Paso, TX and Chicago, IL take?
El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL is on average 38 h 19 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 35 h 15 min.
Which companies operate from El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL?
The bus journey from El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus, Greyhound.
How many bus connections per day go from El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL?
El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL has 2 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL leave?
The earliest bus from El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL departs at 5:10am. 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 El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL depart?
The latest bus from El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL departs at 6:45pm. 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 El Paso, TX to Chicago, 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 $331.03 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 El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL?
There are 2 station(s) that you can depart from El Paso, TX to go to Chicago, IL. You can go from Greyhound Station and El Paso Station and you can arrive at Cumberland Cta, 95th & Dan Ryan Cta, Downtown Greyhound Station and Union Station.
What's the fastest journey time between El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between El Paso, TX and Chicago, IL is 35 h 15 min.
Is there a direct bus from El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL?
Yes, there is a direct bus between El Paso, TX and Chicago, IL.
What are the CO2 emissions for El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL by bus?
The bus journey from El Paso, TX to Chicago, IL creates 86.2kg of CO2 emissions.

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