The cheapest busesfrom Seattle 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 Seattle to Chicago will cost around $167 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $141.

Journey Summary

Journey Summary

Seattle to Chicago bus information

timelapseAvg. bus duration13h 22m
attach_moneyBus ticket price$141
place Bus depart fromSeattle
pin_drop Bus arrive inChicago
directions_transit Bus companiesGreyhound, Northwestern Stage Lines, Flixbus

Travel tips

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

  • On average you find 6 daily schedules to Chicago from Seattle. Usually, there are 42 bus departures every week on this route. Flixbus 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 Seattle to Chicago?

  • There is a total of 3 bus companies operating this trip. Greyhound, Northwestern Stage Lines, Flixbus offer a total of 6 bus schedules from Seattle to Chicago. Keep in mind that this 3 road operator(s) have different ticket prices and service offers shown on the bus timetable. Northwestern Stage Lines tickets are available for $141. 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 5612 reviews for Greyhound, Northwestern Stage Lines, Flixbus 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 Seattle?

  • The bus traveling length from Seattle to Chicago is around 13h 22m. Greyhound schedules advertise it has the fastest transportation from Seattle. Selecting this company, you probably arrive in about 1h 50m in Chicago.
  • Where are Seattle and Chicago bus stations?

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

  • BusBuster has all information for you discover the best and cheapest bus ticket. Explore all available tools and 5612 user reviews to best choose between Greyhound, Northwestern Stage Lines, Flixbus. BusBuster does not sell tickets. If you want to purchase bus tickets online, this site will redirect you to the official Greyhound, Northwestern Stage Lines, Flixbus website. Reserve your bus seat to Chicago in advance and have a nice trip.
  • How much is bus ticket from Seattle to Chicago?

  • Greyhound, Northwestern Stage Lines, Flixbus tickets to Chicago costs between $141 and USD 224.66 each seat As mentioned before, you will find on Northwestern Stage Lines to Chicago low-cost tickets for only $141. This bus leaves at 16:50 from Seattle bus station or stop at Seattle Bus Station, Seattle Train Station. On the contrary, the bus leaving at 11:50 have the most expensive ticket to Chicago for about USD 224.66.
  • 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, Northwestern Stage Lines, Flixbus website. Alternatively, you can book by phone or directly at the counter. Greyhound phone number: Northwestern Stage Lines phone number: 800-366-6975Flixbus phone number: +49 30 300137300 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 11:50. The bus timetable may vary during weekdays. The last departure time from Seattle is at 19:50.
  • How to get ticket refund on Greyhound, Northwestern Stage Lines, Flixbus?

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