SVT to Chicago Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $7
Fastest Way Train — 1h 1min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 11 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — bus, train and by car
Distance 61 miles
Travel Companies Greyhound, Amtrak
$7 · 2h 13min · 13 lb of CO2
Racine to Chicago
+4 more options
$28 · 1h 1min · 15 lb of CO2
+3 more options
$8 · 1h 21min · 16 lb of CO2
SVT to Chicago

Drive from SVT to Chicago

It's 62 miles between SVT to Chicago. On a typical day, it might take between 1h 21min and 1h 25min from SVT to Chicago under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 1h 29min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Chicago 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 $8.

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

The are 9 different ways across 3 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from SVT to Chicago. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the bus out of Milwaukee towards Chicago, as it is the cheapest to Chicago. It's common to find tickets for as low as $7. Greyhound operates from SVT to Chicago, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from SVT to Chicago?

The trip to Chicago is an excellent trip for the day or a nice trip for the weekend from SVT. The cheapest way to get from SVT to Chicago is $7 and the quickest way takes just 4 hours 30 minutes with the bus. Greyhound offers limited service between Chicago and SVT.We recommend booking the trip to Chicago about one week in advance. Though you might be able to find and book a ticket from SVT the day of, it is best to do this earlier as to be sure you have a seat to Chicago.

Is the train or the bus better from SVT to Chicago IL?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from SVT to Chicago. 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 Chicago is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the SVT/Chicago buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from SVT 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 SVT WI and Chicago 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 SVT to Chicago? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Chicago 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 Chicago 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 SVT to Chicago?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from SVT to Chicago is by bus. The bus costs $7 roughly and will take 4 hours 30 minutes.

How much does Amtrak cost from SVT to Chicago?

Amtrak costs about $31 between SVT and Chicago. In total, the train will take roughly 1 hour 22 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at SVT Sturtevant Amtrak, which is 0 miles from SVT. Further, once you arrive at CHI Chicago Union Station or you will still have 3 miles to Chicago.

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

The total distance between SVT and Chicago is 62 miles and will take you about 1 hour 21 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $8.

Travel companies on this route

Greyhound Greyhound from SVT to Chicago
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International Visitors215-856-7952
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