Bus from Madison to Chicago and from Chicago to Madison

Bus from Madison to Chicago and from Chicago to Madison

Let the Windy City blow you away. Our bus from Madison to Chicago brings you within reach of one of the hottest tourist destinations in the Midwest. Chi-town is an unforgettable blend of art, culture, and history. We dare you to attempt to eat a Chicago-style deep dish pizza without getting sauce on your shirt. Absorb Chicago’s rich architectural successes by visiting Millennium Park or simply check out the Chicago skyline. Our Madison to Chicago route solves your Midwest travel plans.
Bus to Chicago

Caught between lakes, bringing an oar isn't necessary when visiting Madison.

When in Madison, you'll find an exciting downtown with amazing restaurants, plenty of music, a theater community, and much more.

There are plenty of things to see and do such as the Olbrich Botanical Gardens, the Henry Vilas Zoo, or the Wisconsin State Capitol.

When taking a bus from Chicago to Madison, we arrive at either the Madison University of Wisconsin or the Madison Dutch Mill Park and Ride.

Complete your Midwest travel plans and book your next bus from Chicago to Madison today!

What amenities are included on a bus from Madison to Chicago?

  • free Wi-Fi
  • free onboard entertainment with Megabus RIDE
  • individual power outlets
  • reclining seats
  • reserved seating
  • fares starting at just $1*

What adventures await you when you arrive! Can you manage your excitement? (We barely can!)

Whether your bus trip from Madison to Chicago or Chicago to Madison is for business or leisure, megabus will get you there comfortably and conveniently.

All of our seats on buses from Madison to Chicago are equipped with onboard restrooms, individual power outlets, three-point seatbelts, reclining seats, free Wi-Fi and onboard entertainment subject to availability.

Plus, when booking your bus tickets from Madison to Chicago, you’re given multiple seating upgrade options to ensure your experience is as comfortable and relaxing as possible.

On all of our buses from Madison to Chicago and Chicago to Madison, we offer reserved seating.

Reserve one of the 10 most popular seats on our buses to enjoy a more spacious ride or secure seats next to family and friends (assuming you like them).

Remember that reserved seats are limited, so make sure to plan ahead and book early for your Madison to Chicago trip!

Route information for the bus from Madison to Chicago

Our bus from Madison to Chicago happens to be one of our most popular routes among our network of over 100 cities across North America, allowing you flexible scheduling.

With convenient departure times, megabus makes planning your next Madison to Chicago to trip simple.

Keep track of your Madison to Chicago itinerary online at megabus.com, easily accessible from your smartphone.

Bus stop locations and drop-off locations in Madison and Chicago

Whether you’re traveling by bus from Madison to Chicago or vice versa, you will be centrally located for hotels, restaurants, and public transit when you arrive.

In addition, when leaving from Chicago, you can find parking available near our bus stop.

When traveling by bus from Chicago to Madison, you will depart from from W Polk St. between S Clinton St and S Canal St.

Your Chicago to Madison bus will arrive at either:

  • Madison University of Wisconsin - Langdon St. and N Park Street Eastbound or
  • the Madison Dutch Mill Park and Ride.

Learn more about Madison and things to do by visiting our city guide.

Bus to UW Madison

When you travel by bus from Madison to Chicago, you will depart from either:

  • Madison University of Wisconsin - Langdon St. and N Park Street Eastbound or
  • the Madison Dutch Mill Park and Ride.

Your Madison to Chicago bus will arrive at Van Buren Street between South Canal and Clinton Street.

Learn more about Chicago and its sights by visiting our city guide.

You can check your reservation for the exact location and time of departure anytime online or from your smartphone.

Bus ticket prices for the bus from Madison to Chicago

When booking in advance, you can save big on bus ticket pricing from Madison to Chicago.

Megabus makes bus travel easy and affordable for your upcoming Madison to Chicago trip, with fares as low as $1*.

Reserving your bus tickets for your next Madison to Chicago trip is made simple online or by smartphone on megabus.com.

Our trip planner allows you to choose your flexible schedule for your Madison to Chicago or Chicago to Madison trip and find the itinerary that works for you.

Availability and booking for a bus from Madison to Chicago

So if you’re planning on traveling by bus from Madison to Chicago or from Chicago to Madison, book your ticket with us today to reserve your seat and see our first-class amenities firsthand.

Learn more about fun things to do in Madison or Chicago when you arrive.