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Tickets for the UW-Platteville run Chicago / Rockford Bus may be purchased below using your student identification number up to 24 hours in advance; tickets will then be billed directly to your student account. Seats are available on a first-come first-serve basis. If you do not have a student account number but would like to purchase bus tickets, please contact us.

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Ticket Purchasing Form

* Orange asterisk indicates required field.

Cell phones are preferred in case we need to reach you the day of the trip.
If traveling round trip, were you sure to select both legs of your trip above?
Total cost of all rides purchased.
Please type the Identification number found on your UW-Platteville student id. This number will be used to process your payment. If you need to purchase a ticket using payment method other than a student ID number, please contact our office.
By selecting "Yes" to this acknowledgement I authorize UW-Platteville to add the selected fees above to my tuition and fee account in PASS.

Transportation: Chicago / Rockford Bus

Bus Details

All outgoing buses leave Platteville at 5:30 p.m. and arrive in Rockford at 8 p.m., O'Hare Terminal 2 at 9:45 p.m. and O'Hare Terminal 5 at 10:00 p.m.

All incoming buses leave O'Hare Terminal 5 at 4:00 p.m., O'Hare Shuttle Center at 4:15 p.m., Rockford at 6:00 p.m. and arrive in Platteville at 8:30 p.m.

Stop Locations

UW-Platteville- the driveway turn around at the main entrance to Markee Pioneer Student Center (MPSC) (Map)
Rockford - Belvidere Oasis, 2510 Pearl St, Belvidere, IL (Map)
O'Hare Airport Terminal 2 - Domestic Flight Departures (Map)
O'Hare Airport Terminal 5 - International Flight Departures  (Map)

  • The bus will drop students off at the Terminal 5 departure area.
  • The bus will pick students up at Terminal 5 lower level exit 5E.

O'Hare Airport Bus/Shuttle Center - Central arrival area of O'Hare Airport, stay to the left and look for Shuttle Center Signage.  The UW-Platteville bus will be labeled with the UW-Platteville logo (Map)

Additional Information

Rides are provided in a large coach bus.  Students may bring up to two large bags with them on the bus.  Bicycles and other luggage may also be brought; the University of Wisconsin-Platteville nor the bus provider is responsible for any damage to luggage.

We will make every effort to operate the on above schedules. Delays, however, may occur from time to time due to traffic congestion and other unforeseen circumstances. Always allow ample transfer time for situations beyond our control.  We suggest that you allow a minimum of a two hour layover between our bus and your flight.  Neither UW-Platteville nor the bus provider is responsible for missed connections.

Refunds will be granted up to 5 business days prior to departure. For more information or to request a refund (minus a $5 service fee) please email transportation@uwplatt.edu or call (608) 342-7244.

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