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Journey details

Best price 220 $
Journey duration 54 h 40 min
Connections per day 9
First departure: 00:45
Last departure: 18:20
Distance 2957km

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Finding the perfect bus connection from San Jose, CA to Chicago, IL has never been so easy: thanks to virail, you will be able to compare hundreds of offers at the same time just by inserting the date of your trip. Through the price and departure filters, you will have the possibility to restrict the results and find the perfect solution. You can also specify if you need a one-way ticket or a round-trip ticket. The booking takes place on the provider's website, to which you will be automatically redirected. Virail is a travel transportation portal with customers across more than 30 countries. Virail helps more than 60 million users to make the best choice for their trip every year. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and enables you to find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

What is the lowest price for bus tickets from San Jose, CA to Chicago, IL?

You can find the cheapest bus tickets from San Jose, CA to Chicago, IL from 187,65 $ by booking in advance If you can't, bus tickets from San Jose, CA to Chicago, IL cost around 199,52 $.

How are the departure stations in San Jose, CA and Chicago, IL called?

Buses of the route San Jose, CA - Chicago, IL leave from Diridon Station and arrive at Cumberland CTA, Union Station, Downtown Greyhound Station or 95th & Dan Ryan CTA.


For such long distances, travelling by bus could not be the best solution. Check out alternatives by plane: with some luck, you will find low-cost tickets from San Jose, CA to Chicago, IL and be a lot faster!

How many daily connections exist to go to Chicago, IL from San Jose, CA by bus?

Do you want to go to Chicago, IL from San Jose, CA by bus? It is possible because there is one daily connection between these two cities. Consequently, please be particularly careful when you select your ticket. Moreover, please be careful to arrive at the bus station ahead of time. We encourage you to arrive at the station at least 30 minutes before the departure of the bus if you want to be sure to get the only bus of the day.

What time do the busses to Chicago, IL leave?

The average duration of the journey is 56 hours and 48 minutes, but the fastest bus connections get you to Chicago, IL in 62 hours and 10 minutes. The first bus is scheduled at 00:07 and the last one at 23:05.

Which bus companies are in service in the route San Jose, CA - Chicago, IL?

With Greyhound you will be able to travel trom San Jose, CA to Chicago, IL by bus.

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