The cheapest busesfrom Houston to Chicago

Showing times and prices for Wed, May 05





The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Houston to Chicago will cost around $128 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $111.

Journey Summary

Journey Summary

Houston to Chicago bus information

timelapseAvg. bus duration8h 3m
attach_moneyBus ticket price$111
place Bus depart fromHouston
pin_drop Bus arrive inChicago
directions_transit Bus companiesGreyhound, Valley Transit

The fastest busesfrom Houston to Chicago

Showing times and prices for Wed, May 05


1h 30m


8h 3m

Trips per day




These direct buses cover the 1517km distance in an average of 8h 3m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1h 30m

Travel tips

Bus from Houston to Chicago

Travel by bus to Chicago easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Houston to Chicago.
  • how to get cheap bus tickets from houston to chicago?

  • There is a total of 2 bus companies operating this trip. Greyhound, Valley Transit offer a total of 8 bus schedules from Houston to Chicago. Keep in mind that this 2 road operator(s) have different ticket prices and service offers shown on the bus timetable. Greyhound tickets are available for $111. It is the lower trip price you can get on Wed, May 05. Compare all bus fare prices that vary according to comfort, ticket promotions, and availability. Take time and check customers 5660 reviews for Greyhound, Valley Transit bus services. Users reviews best describe the real bus trip experience. The company score relates to bus quality, punctuality, cleanliness, and staff behavior. Ratings and reviews are relevant information when searching and comparing bus prices. Bus booking in advance is the best way to find Chicago cheap tickets.
  • how much is bus ticket from houston to chicago?

  • Greyhound, Valley Transit tickets to Chicago costs between $111 and USD 159.00 each seat As mentioned before, you will find on Greyhound to Chicago low-cost tickets for only $111. This bus leaves at 06:15 from Houston bus station or stop at HOUSTON, HOUSTON SW - 6590 SW FRWY, HOUSTON SE. On the contrary, the bus leaving at 17:25 have the most expensive ticket to Chicago for about USD 159.00.
  • how to get to chicago from houston?

  • On average you find 8 daily schedules to Chicago from Houston. Usually, there are 56 bus departures every week on this route. Greyhound bus lines operate the largest daily fleet to Chicago. It is an average of 7 bus schedules per day and 210 trips every month. On peak seasons bus companies may increase the number of available vehicles.
  • where are houston and chicago bus stations?

  • For this trip to Chicago, you can get on board at HOUSTON, HOUSTON SW - 6590 SW FRWY, HOUSTON SE. Moreover, get off the bus at CHICAGO, CHICAGO AMTRAK (E) - 225 S CANAL ST, CHICAGO 95TH & DAN RYAN.
  • when is the first and last bus to chicago?

  • The first bus time to Chicago is at 00:45. The bus timetable may vary during weekdays. The last departure time from Houston is at 23:00.
  • how far apart is chicago from houston?

  • The bus traveling length from Houston to Chicago is around 8h 3m. Greyhound schedules advertise it has the fastest transportation from Houston. Selecting this company, you probably arrive in about 1h 30m in Chicago.
  • which is the best way for bus booking?

  • There are many different secure forms of acquiring a ticket. The more comfortable, secure and faster way is to get your bus ticket online at Greyhound, Valley Transit website. Alternatively, you can book by phone or directly at the counter.
    • Greyhound phone number: 800 231 2222
    • Valley Transit phone number: 956) 423-4710
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  • how to get ticket refund on greyhound, valley transit?

  • Note that companies have different policies regarding fare types and changes. Find more information on bus company page.
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  • BusBuster has all information for you discover the best and cheapest bus ticket. Explore all available tools and 5660 user reviews to best choose between Greyhound, Valley Transit. BusBuster does not sell tickets. If you want to purchase bus tickets online, this site will redirect you to the official Greyhound, Valley Transit website. Reserve your bus seat to Chicago in advance and have a nice trip.

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