Van Galder Bus Company / A Coach USA Company



Link to Madison-Chicago schedule

(800) 747-0994 or (608) 752-5407 -- Van Galder Headquarters
(800) 747-7407 or (608) 752-5407 #4  -- Van Galder Tour & Travel
(800) 747-0994 #6 -- After Hours Service
(608) 265-2787 -- Wisconsin Union Theater Box Office

Van Galder customer service: M-F 5 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat-Sun 7 a.m.-3 p.m.
Wisconsin Union Theater Box Office: M-F 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Sat 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.; closed Sun

Van Galder Headquarters
715 S Pearl St
Janesville, WI 53548

Bus tickets are available at the Wisconsin Union Theater Box Office in Memorial Union (first floor west).

In Madison, Van Galder picks up at both the corner of Langdon and Park, outside of Memorial Union. Starting January 8th, 2020 the UW-Madison stop will be moved to North Lake Street between West Dayton Street and West Johnson Street.

Van Galder Bus service provides transportation between Madison and select cities throughout Wisconsin (Janesville); Illinois (South Beloit, Rockford, Chicago Midway, Chicago O'Hare, Chicago downtown); and Minnesota (Minneapolis).

Fare: $31 one way/ $62 round trip to O'Hare and Downtown Chicago or pay $33 one way/ $66 round trip to travel to Chicago Midway Airport; Tickets are also available for purchase online. For full schedule and other useful information please visit the Van Galder website.

**A $14 discount for round trip ticket to O'Hare or downtown Chicago is available at Memorial Union box office for students or Union Members--student ID or Union membership card are required. The discount cannot be redeemed online and is not valid for a one-way ticket. The discounted price is only available to UW-Madison, Edgewood College, and MATC students! 

**Union members can purchase 1 ticket with their union membership card.  Students can purchase 1 ticket per wiscard.

Payment on the bus are by cash (bills less than $50 appreciated) or travelers check only.

Printable schedules for buses from Madison to Chicago: