2020 TALS Transportation

Getting to Champaign-Urbana

1. The easiest way to get to Champaign-Urbana is to fly into the University of Illinois Willard Airport.

https://iflycu.com/

Willard has direct connections to Chicago O'Hare, Dallas, and Charlotte, NC. The I-Hotel is located less than 10 minutes away from the Willard airport and provides a complimentary shuttle service. The Union hotel does not provide a shuttle service from/to the airport.

2. You can fly into Bloomington, IL Central Illinois Regional Airport.

http://cira.com/

Bloomington airport has direct connections to Chicago O'Hare, Orlando, St. Petersburg, Dallas, and Atlanta. Bloomington airport is located 1 hour drive from the I-Hotel but you will need to rent a car as the bus service is not available.

3. You can fly into Indianapolis, IN.

Indianapolis airport is located an easy 2 h 11 minute drive from the I-Hotel but you will need to rent a car as the bus service is not very convenient.

4. You can fly into Chicago O'Hare airport.

O'Hare is located 2 h 36 minute drive from the I-Hotel but the traffic may be much worse than if you were driving from Indianapolis. You could rent a car and drive to Champaign or take a Peoria Shuttle bus. The shuttle from O'Hare Airport costs $61 (both ways) and takes approximately 4 hours to get to Champaign-Urbana. It arrives at the Illinois Terminal/Ikenberry (central campus) from which you will need to take a taxi/Uber to the I-Hotel or the Union. You can purchase the bus ticket at:

https://peoriacharter.com/schedule.php?tt=OW

5. You can fly into the St. Louis airport.

St. Louis Lambert airport is located 2 h 50 minutes drive from the I-Hotel. You will need to rent a car if you choose this option.