Chicago to Provo

Buses, Trains, Flights, Drive

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$141 | 1d 15h 14min Flight$408 | 7h 56min Bus185 lb of CO2
  1. Bus$141
    1d 15h 14min · 217 lb of CO2
  2. Train$239
    1d 4h 52min · 315 lb of CO2
  3. Flight$409
    7h 57min · 715 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$169
    21h 11min · 240 lb of CO2

Chicago to Provo Buses

bus tickets from Chicago to Provo

$141 · 1d 15h 14min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $141
Travel Duration
1d 15h 14min

bus tickets from Markham to Provo

$235 · 1d 9h 58min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $235
Travel Duration
1d 9h 58min

bus tickets from Gary to Provo

$238 · 1d 10h 27min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $238
Travel Duration
1d 10h 27min

bus tickets from Naperville to Provo

$231 · 1d 9h 20min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $231
Travel Duration
1d 9h 20min

Chicago to Provo Trains

train tickets from Chicago to Provo

$239 · 1d 4h 52min
AmtrakAmtrak CHI train to PRO
Train Tickets
About $239
Travel Duration
1d 4h 52min

train tickets from Glenview to Provo

$241 · 1d 5h 14min
AmtrakAmtrak GLN train to PRO
Train Tickets
About $241
Travel Duration
1d 5h 14min

train tickets from Homewood to Provo

$242 · 1d 5h 22min
AmtrakAmtrak HMW train to PRO
Train Tickets
About $242
Travel Duration
1d 5h 22min

train tickets from Dyer to Provo

$243 · 1d 5h 28min
AmtrakAmtrak DYE train to PRO
Train Tickets
About $243
Travel Duration
1d 5h 28min

Chicago to Provo Flights

bus tickets from MDW to PVU

$409 · 7h 57min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $409
Travel Duration
7h 57min

bus tickets from ORD to PVU

$408 · 7h 56min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $408
Travel Duration
7h 56min

Drive from Chicago to Provo

Driving from Chicago to Provo

$169 · 21h 11min

It's 1252 miles between Chicago to Provo. On a typical day, it might take between 21h 11min and 22h 14min from Chicago to Provo under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 23h 18min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Provo 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 $168.

Our recommendation to Provo

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Chicago to Provo?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are bus, train, flight or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

Chicago to Provo UT - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Chicago to Provo. 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 Provo is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Chicago/Provo 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 Provo 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 Provo? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Provo 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 Provo 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.

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

The total distance between Chicago and Provo is 1252 miles and will take you about 21 hours 11 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $169.

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