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Montreal to Chicago, IL by bus

The journey from Montreal to Chicago, IL by bus is 746.39 mi and takes 34 hr 17 min. There are 11 connections per day, with the first departure at 11:15 AM and the last at 11:45 PM. It is possible to travel from Montreal to Chicago, IL by bus for as little as $102.09 or as much as $201.42. The best price for this journey is $102.09.

Lowest Price$102.09
Journey Duration34 hr 17 min
Connection per Day11
Lowest Price$102.09
Highest Price$201.42
First Departure11:15 AM
Last Departure11:45 PM
Distance746.39 mi
DepartureMontreal
ArrivalChicago, IL
CarriersGreyhound Lines, Inc., Greyhound

Montreal to Chicago, IL Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 22, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Montreal to Chicago, IL?

Prices will vary when you travel from Montreal to Chicago, IL. On average, though, you'll pay about $146.69 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as $102.09, 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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The prices for bus tickets from Montreal to Chicago, 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 $146.69. 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 is the journey from Montreal to Chicago, IL by bus?

Traveling from Montreal to Chicago, IL by bus will usually take 34 hr 17 min. This journey covers a distance of 746.39 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 34 hr 17 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. The journey between Montreal and Chicago, IL by bus usually takes 34 hr 17 min to cover a distance of 746.39 mi. The shortest journey from Montreal to Chicago, IL will take you 31 hr 55 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 Chicago, 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.

When do the first and last departures from Montreal to Chicago, IL leave?

The first daily departure from Montreal to Chicago, IL leaves at 11:15 AM, while the last journey of the day sets out at 11:45 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Montreal and Chicago, IL. 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. The first departure of the night from Montreal to Chicago, IL leaves at 11:15 AM, while the last journey sets out at 11:45 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Montreal and Chicago, IL. 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.

How many journeys from Montreal to Chicago, IL are there every day?

You will be able to travel from Montreal to Chicago, IL using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 11 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 Montreal to Chicago, 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, 0 direct connections from Montreal to Chicago, IL each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 11 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 Montreal to Chicago, IL. 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 Montreal to Chicago, IL.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Montreal 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 Montreal 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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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 $84.93 to $247.46 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 66% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Montreal to Chicago, IL

The cheapest Montreal - Chicago, IL bus tickets can be found for as low as $108.78 if you’re lucky, or $145.26 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $184.66.

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!

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Montreal to Chicago, IL CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
84.08kg
Bus
90.09kg
Flight
240.24kg
Car
192.19kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Montreal to Chicago, IL?
A bus ticket from Montreal to Chicago, IL is $146.69. 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 $102.09.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Montreal to Chicago, IL?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Montreal to Chicago, IL is $102.09. 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 Montreal and Chicago, IL by bus?
Montreal to Chicago, IL is 746.39 mi.
How long does the bus between Montreal and Chicago, IL take?
Montreal to Chicago, IL is on average 34 hr 17 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 31 hr 55 min.
Which companies operate from Montreal to Chicago, IL?
The bus journey from Montreal to Chicago, IL is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Greyhound Lines, Inc. and Greyhound.
How many bus connections per day go from Montreal to Chicago, IL?
Montreal to Chicago, IL has 11 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Montreal to Chicago, IL leave?
The earliest bus from Montreal to Chicago, IL departs at 11:15 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 Montreal to Chicago, IL depart?
The latest bus from Montreal to Chicago, IL departs at 11:45 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 Montreal 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 $102.09 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 Montreal to Chicago, IL by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Montreal and Chicago, IL is 31 hr 55 min.
Is there a direct bus from Montreal to Chicago, IL?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Montreal and Chicago, IL.
What are the CO2 emissions for Montreal to Chicago, IL by bus?
The bus journey from Montreal to Chicago, IL creates 90.09kg of CO2 emissions.

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