The cheapest busesfrom Omaha to Chicago

Showing times and prices for 2023-11-29





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 Omaha to Chicago will cost around $132 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $123.

Journey Summary

Journey Summary

Omaha to Chicago bus information

timelapseAvg. bus duration9h 17m
attach_moneyBus ticket price$123
place Bus depart fromOmaha
pin_drop Bus arrive inChicago
directions_transit Bus companiesBurlington Trailways

The fastest busesfrom Omaha to Chicago

Showing times and prices for 2023-11-29


8h 25m


9h 17m

Trips per day




These direct buses cover the 695km distance in an average of 9h 17m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 8h 25m

Travel tips

Bus from Omaha 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 Omaha to Chicago.
  • How to get to Chicago from Omaha?

  • On average you find 2 daily schedules to Chicago from Omaha. Usually, there are 14 bus departures every week on this route. Burlington Trailways bus lines operate the largest daily fleet to Chicago. It is an average of 2 bus schedules per day and 60 trips every month. On peak seasons bus companies may increase the number of available vehicles.
  • How to get cheap bus tickets from Omaha to Chicago?

  • There is a total of 1 bus companies operating this trip. Burlington Trailways offer a total of 2 bus schedules from Omaha to Chicago. Keep in mind that this 1 road operator(s) have different ticket prices and service offers shown on the bus timetable. Burlington Trailways tickets are available for $123. It is the lower trip price you can get on 2023-11-29. Compare all bus fare prices that vary according to comfort, ticket promotions, and availability. Take time and check customers 32 reviews for Burlington Trailways 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 far apart is Chicago from Omaha?

  • The bus traveling length from Omaha to Chicago is around 9h 17m. Burlington Trailways schedules advertise it has the fastest transportation from Omaha. Selecting this company, you probably arrive in about 8h 25m in Chicago.
  • Where are Omaha and Chicago bus stations?

  • For this trip to Chicago, you can get on board at Omaha. Moreover, get off the bus at Chicago Bus Station.
  • BusBuster displayed travel information

  • BusBuster has all information for you discover the best and cheapest bus ticket. Explore all available tools and 32 user reviews to best choose between Burlington Trailways. BusBuster does not sell tickets. If you want to purchase bus tickets online, this site will redirect you to the official Burlington Trailways website. Reserve your bus seat to Chicago in advance and have a nice trip.
  • How much is bus ticket from Omaha to Chicago?

  • Burlington Trailways tickets to Chicago costs between $123 and USD 142.00 each seat As mentioned before, you will find on Burlington Trailways to Chicago low-cost tickets for only $123. This bus leaves at 03:00 from Omaha bus station or stop at Omaha. On the contrary, the bus leaving at 12:10 have the most expensive ticket to Chicago for about USD 142.00.
  • 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 Burlington Trailways website. Alternatively, you can book by phone or directly at the counter. Burlington Trailways phone number: 800 992 4618 Find out more on search and buy cheap bus tickets in North America.
  • When is the first and last bus to Chicago?

  • The first bus time to Chicago is at 03:00. The bus timetable may vary during weekdays. The last departure time from Omaha is at 12:10.
  • How to get ticket refund on Burlington Trailways?

  • Note that companies have different policies regarding fare types and changes. Find more information on bus company page.