Chicago to Bellevue Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $63
Fastest Way Flight — 5h 45min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 63 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — train, bus, flight and by car
Distance 429 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak
$95 · 9h 55min · 109 lb of CO2
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$63 · 14h 10min · 79 lb of CO2
Chicago to Omaha
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$276 · 5h 46min · 518 lb of CO2
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Chicago to Bellevue Flights

There are 2 airports — MDW, ORD — that make sense to fly out of from Chicago and 1 airports — OMA — to access Bellevue. The best deals are usually found by flying out of ORD.

Out of the 4 total modes of travel to Bellevue from Chicago, a flight is the quickest method.

$58 · 7h 28min · 85 lb of CO2
Chicago to Bellevue

Drive from Chicago to Bellevue

It's 429 miles between Chicago to Bellevue. On a typical day, it might take between 7h 28min and 7h 51min from Chicago to Bellevue under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 8h 13min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Bellevue by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $57.

What is the best way to travel from Chicago to Bellevue?

The are 11 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Chicago to Bellevue. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Chicago to Bellevue?

On your trip from Chicago to Bellevue, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Is the train or the bus better from Chicago to Bellevue NE?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Chicago to Bellevue. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Bellevue is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Chicago/Bellevue buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Chicago is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Chicago IL and Bellevue during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Chicago to Bellevue? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Bellevue traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Bellevue is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Chicago to Bellevue?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Chicago to Bellevue is by bus. The bus costs $63 roughly and will take 14 hours 10 minutes.

How much does Amtrak cost from Chicago to Bellevue?

Amtrak costs about $95 between Chicago and Bellevue. In total, the train will take roughly 9 hours 55 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at CHI Chicago Union Station, which is 3 miles from Chicago. Further, once you arrive at OMA Omaha Amtrak or you will still have 9 miles to Bellevue.

How long does it take from Chicago to Bellevue by car?

The total distance between Chicago and Bellevue is 429 miles and will take you about 7 hours 28 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $58.

Travel companies on this route

Amtrak Amtrak from Chicago to Bellevue
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Customer Service and Reservations1-800-872-7245
International Visitors215-856-7952
Group Travel Requests1-800-872-1477

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