Visitors to Champaign-Urbana can fly through Willard Airport (CMI) in nearby Savoy, about 10 minutes from the campus of the University of Illinois. There are several connecting flights offered daily from O'Hare Airport (ORD) in Chicago or Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) Airport, via American Airlines.
By Bus or Train
Located in the heart of downtown Champaign, Illinois Terminal offers visitors a magnificent facility through which one can access intercity bus services, local mass transit, Amtrak trains, Greyhound and taxis. Spacious waiting areas, an on-site restaurant and gift shop make in between times fly by.
Peoria Charter Coach Company also offers daily bus trips between the Chicago airports and the University of Illinois campus. They are affordable and reliable.
Champaign-Urbana is conveniently located at the crossroads of Interstates I-57, I-74, and I-72, about a 2-3 hour drive from Chicago, Indianapolis, St. Louis, and Peoria.