Aurora Charter Bus Rental Service

Nicknamed the “city of lights” for being the first in the US to light public areas with electric lights, Aurora, IL, today is known for its multiple award-winning Paramount Theater. Of course, concert goers should not miss out on the summer concerts at RiverEdge Park, which transforms into a winter wonderland during the colder months. There are other unique attractions like Phillips Park, the Aurora Regional Fire Museum, and Blackberry Farm that offer fun for the whole family to enjoy. Choose Bus Connection’s charter bus in Aurora for your next unforgettable journey there! You can also choose among our motor coaches and minibuses, sprinter vans, or SUVs to get you there safely and comfortably.

Aurora, Illinois - In a Nutshell

Geographical Location

Aurora, often referred to as the “City of Lights,” is located to the west of Chicago and stretches across four counties: Kane, DuPage, Kendall, and Will. It’s the second-largest city in Illinois and is easily accessible via major highways.

Known For 

Aurora is home to the Paramount Theatre, a renowned performing arts venue, and the Hollywood Casino. The city also boasts the Phillips Park Zoo, a free zoo that’s been delighting families for over a century. The downtown area, with its historic architecture and the Fox River running through it, offers a mix of shopping, dining, and recreational opportunities.


With a population of over 200,000 residents, Aurora is a diverse and dynamic city known for its rich history, cultural vibrancy, and economic growth.

Interesting Fact

Aurora earned its nickname, the “City of Lights,” when it became one of the first cities in the U.S. to illuminate its streets with electric lights in 1881. This pioneering spirit continues to be a hallmark of the city’s identity.

Why choose Bus Connection

  • Cost-Effective Travel, Especially for Larger Groups
  • Door-to-Door Convenience
  • Trained and Experienced Professional Drivers
  • Onboard Amenities: such as Wi-Fi, power outlets, comfortable seating, and more
  • Travel Stress-Free
  • Versatile for All Events
  • Generous Luggage Space
  • Inclusive Accessibility
  • Tailored Routes
  • Peak Vehicle Condition
  • Private and Comfortable

How to Plan Your Day in Aurora

a kid feeding a giraffe at Phillips Park Zoo



  1. Breakfast at a Local Café: Kick off your day with a sumptuous breakfast at “Endiro Coffee,” known for its Ugandan brews and hearty breakfast bowls. If you’re craving pastries, “La France Bakery” is a local favorite.
  2. Phillips Park Zoo: Start your morning with a visit to this free zoo. It’s a great spot for families, showcasing native animals and offering a peaceful setting.
Mexican lunch at Taco Madre in Aurora



  1. Lunch in Downtown Aurora: “Gillerson’s Grubbery” offers a range of gourmet burgers and craft beers. For those seeking Mexican flavors, “Taco Madre” is a must-visit.
  2. Explore the SciTech Hands-On Museum: Dive into interactive science and technology exhibits. It’s a fun and educational experience for both kids and adults.
  3. Stroll Along the Fox River: The RiverEdge Park and the adjoining trails provide a serene environment to relax, take in the views, and enjoy the natural beauty of Aurora.
Paramount Theatre: renowned for its Broadway series, is a cultural gem of Aurora



  1. Paramount Theatre: This historic theater, renowned for its Broadway series, is a cultural gem of Aurora. Check the schedule and consider booking a show for the evening.
  2. Dinner in the City: “Two Brothers Roundhouse” is not just a great dining spot but also a brewery and music venue, offering a complete entertainment package.
motor coach bus at sunset

Group Transportation Services We Offer In Aurora

Bus Connection’s fleet diversity enables us to provide services tailored to each of our clients’ needs. We provide transportation for a wide variety of events including:

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How Much Does Bus Rental in Aurora Cost?

Vehicle Type Rate Minimum Hours
6 pax SUV $90.00/hr 2 hrs/min
14 pax Sprinter van $100.00/hr 3 hrs/min on weekdays; 4 hrs/min on weekends
24 pax Minibus $130.00/hr (each additional hour is $120) 4 hrs/min
39 pax Minibus $150.00/hr (each additional hour is $140) 4 hrs/min
56 pax Coach bus $170.00/hr (each additional hour is $150.00) 5 hrs/min

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