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Best price S$ 252.37
Journey duration 32 h 5 min
Connections per day 3
First departure 11:00
Last departure 11:00
Distance 1,432 km

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How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Chicago, IL to Portland, ME?

The prices for bus tickets from Chicago, IL to Portland, ME vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Chicago, IL to Portland, ME will cost S$ 252.37. The average bus ticket price is approximately S$ 284.01. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

Buses from Chicago, IL to Portland, ME

How much time will it take to go from Chicago, IL to Portland, ME by bus?

The journey between Chicago, IL and Portland, ME runs for about 1,432 km and usually takes approximately 32 h 5 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 29 h 54 min. If you are trying to get from Chicago, IL to Portland, ME as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

When do departures from Chicago, IL to Portland, ME leave?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Chicago, IL at 11:00, and the last departure will leave at 11:00. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Chicago, IL to Portland, ME can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

How many daily journeys are there from Chicago, IL to Portland, ME?

The route from Chicago, IL to Portland, ME is served by providers including Greyhound. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 3 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Chicago, IL 3 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Chicago, IL to Portland, ME, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 3 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 0 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.