Travel from McAllen to Champaign

Bus
$128
1d 11h 4min
194 lb of CO2
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Flight
$387
7h 35min
682 lb of CO2

McAllen to Champaign Flights

There are 1 airports — MFE — that make sense to fly out of from McAllen and 1 airports — CMI — to access Champaign. The best deals are usually found by flying out of MFE.

Out of the 3 total modes of travel to Champaign from McAllen, a flight is the quickest method.
Drive
$151
18h 59min
215 lb of CO2

Drive from McAllen to Champaign

It's 1120 miles between McAllen to Champaign. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 59min and 19h 55min from McAllen to Champaign under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 52min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Champaign 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 $151.

What is the best way to travel from McAllen to Champaign?

Because Champaign is so far away from McAllen, we recommend simply booking a flight. Other options to Champaign do exist, but going by plane will save you valuable time. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from McAllen to Champaign?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are bus, 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.

What's the cheapest way from McAllen to Champaign?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from McAllen to Champaign is by bus. The bus costs $128 roughly and will take 1 day 11 hours 4 minutes.

How long does it take from McAllen to Champaign by car?

The total distance between McAllen and Champaign is 1120 miles and will take you about 18 hours 59 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $151.

McAllen to Champaign Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $128
Fastest Way Flight — 7h 35min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 167 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — bus, flight and by car
Distance 1,119 miles