When you need a Chicago charter bus, trust the professional team at National Charter Bus for your group transportation. We partner with charter bus providers across the state to give you access to charter bus rentals in Illinois for all occasions. Book an airport transfer shuttle, a family vacation charter bus, miltary and government transportation, and more.
Choose from a selection of minibus and charter bus rentals in Chicago for events of all sizes. Book a Chicago bus rental to transport your group of Cubs fans to Wrigley Field for a big game or reserve a ride for festival transportation at Millennium Park. The National Charter Bus team will pair you with the right type of Chicago charter bus rentals and a professional bus driver for your event. Call 312-392-0239 to learn more about our Chicago group transportation services!
National Charter Bus partners with bus rental providers across Windy City and throughout the state, offering groups the best selection of bus rentals in Elgin, bus rentals in Cicero, and charter buses to Schaumburg, Arlington Heights, Rockford, Davenport, Naperville, and more. Our Chicago network includes minibus rentals for anywhere from 15 to 35 passengers. These compact bus rentals are perfect for relatively small-scale event shuttle services across Chicago. If you have a bigger group, a full-size charter bus rental for up to 56 passengers will be your perfect ride. The minibuses and charter buses in our Chicago network can include comfortable amenities to ensure your ride is as smooth as possible. Request a Chicago charter bus with features like WiFi, power outlets, flatscreen TVs, reclining seats, and an onboard restroom. Whether you’re traveling locally or long distances across Illinois, you'll have the best transportation with National Charter Bus.
At National Charter Bus, we’re committed to ensuring your Chicago group has safe and reliable transportation. We require all of our transportation providers to thoroughly maintain and inspect their vehicles to ensure your Chicago ride is as safe as possible. You'll also have a professional charter bus driver who has undergone a rigorous background check before taking on any trips.
Our network includes a variety of safe Chicago charter bus rentals, including ADA-accessible vehicles. ADA-accessible charter bus rentals can include features like wheelchair lifts, widened aisles, and additional handling. Passengers will have safe and convenient transportation anywhere in Chicago.
The cost of renting a charter bus in Chicago will vary from trip to trip. Important factors that will determine your charter bus pricing include your travel dates, your pickup and dropoff schedule, the size of your group, and how far in advance you book. The only way to get an accurate idea of how much your Chicago bus rental will cost is by calling our team at 312-392-0239. We’ll take down all your unique travel details and get you a free, personalized bus rental quote. Your quote will be free, transparent, and all-inclusive, so you won’t need to worry about hidden fees at the end of your Chicago trip.
Chicago companies looking for a way to improve their employee’s commute can provide a shuttle service for easy transportation to and from the workplace. An employee shuttle service in Chicago can keep your team from feeling stressed in hectic traffic or needing to deal with public transportation while on a tight schedule. The National Charter Bus team can organize routes throughout Chicago to pick up and drop off your employees at their homes, public transportation hubs, office parks, and meeting spaces. Rather than arriving at your office in the West Loop after battling notorious Chicago traffic, your employees can hop aboard a sleek shuttle bus rental with a professional driver. Request a Chicago charter bus equipped with WiFi, power outlets, and reclining seats to keep your team as comfortable as possible aboard your bus rental. We can also provide Chicago shuttles for film and TV production crews!
One of the best ways to improve your corporate convention is by booking a corporate shuttle service around Chicago. Large-scale events at McCormick Place can be streamlined with a shuttle service across the Windy City. The National Charter Bus team has experience with organizing large-scale transportation with multiple stops across major cities. Your event planning team can book a fleet of charter bus rentals to shuttle conference attendees along multiple routes between O'Hare International Airport, local office parks, and public transportation hubs. Even if you need a sleek minibus rental for VIP speakers, a private Chicago airport transfer shuttle bus, or an impressive ride for executives traveling to large-scale business events, trust our team for the highest quality of service! Keep your business guests comfortable and traveling in a timely fashion, while also alleviating already congested roads around Chicago event venues.
Fo safe school field trip transportation at Shedd Aquarium, Evanston bus rentals for college tour shuttles around Northwestern University, or in-town tour shuttles to the University of Chicago. National Charter Bus is your go-to service for student bus transportation across Chicago. Charter bus rentals can provide students and staff with a better travel experience than what’s offered by traditional school buses. Reserve a full-size charter bus rental with comfortable interiors equipped with reclining seats, and personal climate controls. WiFi, power outlets, and flatscreen TVs. Students can stay entertained in Chicago traffic with a film onboard the bus’s TVs or stream their favorite media with free WiFi.
Booking with the National Charter Bus will also guarantee Chicago schools a safe and reliable ride. You’ll be matched with a fleet of thoroughly maintained bus rentals with modern safety features, as well as a professional driver who has undergone proper training to keep your students safe. Rely on our team for your academic transportation to the city’s top educational destinations like The Art Institute of Chicago or locations along Navy Pier.
Chicago couples looking for a sleek, modern Chicago wedding shuttle service can trust National Charter Bus on their special day! Whether you're having a small gathering at City View Loft or a large-scale celebration at the Chicago History Museum, our team will draw up the perfect wedding shuttle solution for your guests. We can provide a sleek, all-white or all-black Chicago shuttle bus rental to pick up your guests at local hotels, their homes, or even the airport, before shuttling them to your venue of choice. If you're getting married out of the city, we'll book a shuttle bus to Chicago-area wineries so nobody has to be DD. They won’t have to worry about dealing with hectic parking, navigating public transport in their formalwear, or calling expensive rideshares during surge hours. Reserve a private shuttle to keep your guests traveling on time to your ceremony and safely after enjoying an open bar at your reception.
Both Chicago sports teams and fans can make gameday travel as simple as possible with a private charter bus rental. A sporting event charter bus rental in Chicago will keep athletes comfortable during gameday travel, while also ensuring fans are safe while headed to local sports venues. The Chicago bus rentals in our network offer spacious interiors to allow athletes to stretch out and relax while taking long-distance trips to away games in Detroit or Indianapolis. Along with spacious cabins, your team’s full-size charter bus rentals will also have plenty of space in luggage bays for buky equipment.
Groups of Chicago sports fans who don't quite need a full-size charter bus rental can choose from a selection of minibus rental models. Travel like VIPs to a Bears game at Soldier Field, a Cubs game at Wrigley, or a Bulls game at United Center. Your professional bus driver will ensure your group stays with a built-in DD before and after a big game day.
If you’re planning a group tour or vacation around Chicago, you’ll want to think about how you’ll get around town. Relying on rideshares can be inconvenient, navigating public transport can be stressful, and renting multiple cars can be expensive. With a private charter bus rental for your Chicago group vacation, your group of friends or family can focus on enjoying your trip rather than thinking about transportation. Schedule pickup spots around town, including homes, hotels, or local Chicago religious organizations. Build a unique itinerary with all of Chicago’s top tourist destinations or even Windy City locations that are off the beaten path and leave the busy roads up to us. Your Chicago tour group charter bus rental will travel according to your unique schedule, ensuring you have the best travel experience during your vacation.
1. Where can you park a charter bus in Chicago?
Traffic and parking in Chicago are notoriously difficult. This can present a problem for large groups traveling across the city. Groups traveling by charter bus don’t have to worry. We’ve compiled a list of places to park a Chicago charter bus in this handy blog post.
Charter bus parking is available at the following locations in Chicago:
- McCormick Place has the largest charter bus parking lot, offering in/out privileges for convenient travel.
- Additional parking options can be found near Soldier Field, Lincoln Park Zoo, and the Museum of Science and Industry.
- Limited street parking can be found on Canal Street, Kinzie Street, and Green Street. These spaces are free but typically have a time limit.
For more information about charter bus parking in Chicago, visit the Park District website.
2. Where can my charter bus pick my group up at the airport in Chicago?
Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport is one of the busiest in the country. If you are traveling with a large group, you'll want to have a streamlined ground transportation option before or after your flight. Charter buses can utilize the Bus Shuttle Center across from the Hilton Airport location.
3. Are there any restrictions on charter buses in Chicago?
Chicago is one of the busiest cities for tourists in the country. This means that Chicago’s already busy roads see its fair share of charter buses and other tourist vehicles. Chicago has strict loading and unloading policies for charter buses to streamline tourist travel and popular landmarks. Make sure your group is aware of designated loading areas near landmarks and moves as quickly (yet safely) as possible to avoid adding to gridlock.
4. How much does a Chicago charter bus rental cost?
The price of your Chicago bus rental depends on your unique travel factors. These factors include but are not limited to your travel dates, the type of bus you book, and how far in advance you reserve your bus. You’ll need to call the National Charter Bus team at 312-392-0239 to get an exact cost for your Chicago bus rental.
5. Can I rent more than one charter bus in Chicago?
Yes! If you need a fleet of bus rentals for your Chicago event, one of our representatives will make sure you have the perfect transportation solution. We book custom bus fleets for Chicago military and government organizations, sports teams, busineses, and more groups.
Chicago has a long list of world-class attractions for visitors to explore. Whether you're looking for massive tourist landmarks or locations off the beaten path, you'll have plenty to fill your itinerary. Here are just a few locations you can add to your itinerary:
Book a minibus rental to shuttle your group of music lovers to this iconic jazz club and bar in Chicago’s Uptown neighborhood. This historic club opened in 1907 and has been a cornerstone in the city’s nightlife and music community ever since.
Address: 4802 N Broadway, Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: (773) 878-5552
With more than 300,000 works of art, The Art Institute of Chicago is among the oldest and largest art museums in the world. The museum’s extensive collection includes a famous selection of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist works from Monet, Renoir, Seurat, Cézanne, and more. If you’re a group of visitors, this museum is a must-stop location and National Charter Bus can help you arrive safely and comfortably.
Address: 111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60603
Phone: (312) 443-3600
The Volo Auto Museum is a car lover’s dream. The museum has a wide collection of classic cars, TV and movie vehicles, and cars owned by celebrities. A few highlights include a Batmobile from the 1960s Batman, General Lee from The Dukes of Hazzard, and KITT from Knight Rider. The museum is located about an hour north of Downtown Chicago. Book a private charter bus rental to make your ride as smooth as possible.
Address: 27582 Volo Village Rd, Volo, IL 60073
Phone: (815) 385-3644
You can't visit Chicago without getting a photo at The Bean! Formally known as Cloud Gate, the iconic sculpture sits in the heart of Millennium Park. It's one of the most photographed locations in the city and is an easy stop on your trip as your group explores the city center.
Address: 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60602
Navy Pier is one of the top tourist destinations in Chicago, boasting several attractions to keep your group busy for hours. Hop on the famed Centennial Wheel to get amazing views of the city and Lake Michigan waterfront, visit the Chicago Children's Museum, or even hop on a river cruise tour of the city.
Address: 600 E Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: (312) 595-7437
This historic theater is located in Chicago's Loop and is one of the most breathtaking venues in the state. The theater opened in 1921 as an opulent movie palace and today, serves as a venue for performances. Grab tickets for a concert or stand-up show, then leave the transportation for your group up to the pros at National Charter Bus.
Address: 175 N State St, Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: (312) 462-6300
Lincoln Park Zoo opened in 1868, making it one of the oldest zoological parks in the country. The zoo houses over 1,100 animals representing more than 200 species like polar bears, gorillas, seals, and a variety of big cats. Along with being one of the country’s most famous zoos Lincoln Park is one of the few zoos in the country that is always free to attend.
Address: 2400 N. Cannon Drive, Chicago, IL 60614
Phone: (312) 742-2000
Magnificent Mile is a stretch of luxury shops and boutiques on Chicago’s North Michigan Avenue. Book a sleek, private shuttle bus rental in Chicago to transport your group up and down Magnificent Mile for some serious retail therapy at Cartier, Louis Vuitton. Burberry, and more!
Address: North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611
If your group is looking for a relatively quiet location to stretch your legs during your Chicago trip, consider going to visit The 606. Also referred to as the Bloomingdale Trail, this 2.7-mile elevated trail stretches throughout northwestern Chicago neighborhoods like Wicker Park and Logan Square. Get some fresh air, stretch your legs, then hop aboard your charter bus to shuttle to your next Chicago destination.
Starting Address: 1805 N Ridgeway Ave, Chicago, IL 60647
Phone: (312) 742-4622
As one of the oldest ballparks in Major League Baseball, visiting Wrigley Field is a must-stop location for groups of sports enthusiasts. Whether you've got gameday tickets to cheer on the Cubs or you're taking a guided ballpark tour, trust National Charter Bus for easy transportation to this iconic Chicago sports venue.
Address: 1060 W. Addison St., Chicago, IL 60613
Phone: (773) 404-2827
The National Charter Bus team is here around the clock to help groups book the best Chicago bus rental for special trips or events. Give us a call anytime at 312-392-0239 with any questions you have about renting a charter bus in Chicago!
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