Vernon Hills Charter Bus Rental Service

Looking for some peace and tranquility? Let us transport you to the lush and green Century Park Arboretum in Vernon Hills, IL. Or why not take some time out to visit Bear Lake? With Bus Connection, your dream journey to Vernon Hills just became a reality. Our Vernon Hills charter bus can take you and the members of your group to this lovely location, enabling you to enjoy some time in the beautiful outdoors. Choose from our full-size motor coach, mini bus, sprinter van, or SUV for practically any group size and enjoy the journey just as much as the destination!

Vernon Hills, Illinois - In a Nutshell

Geographical Location

Vernon Hills is a dynamic suburb situated to the north of Chicago in Lake County. Its strategic location is enhanced by its proximity to the I-94, making it easily accessible to both Chicago and Wisconsin. The village is also well-connected with other suburbs through regional roadways.

Known For and Popular Sights

Vernon Hills is renowned for its shopping destinations. The Hawthorn Mall, with its array of retailers and eateries, stands out as a major attraction. The village is also home to the Cuneo Mansion and Gardens, a historic estate offering tours of its art collections and beautifully landscaped grounds. Additionally, Century Park with its serene Big Bear and Little Bear lakes provides a natural retreat for residents and visitors alike.


With a population of around 26,000 residents, Vernon Hills is known for its blend of residential charm, commercial hubs, and expansive parklands. The community prides itself on its modern amenities and family-friendly environment.

Interesting Fact

Vernon Hills began its journey as just a 200-acre farm in the early 20th century. It witnessed rapid growth and development in the latter half of the century, transforming from an agricultural community to the vibrant village it is today.

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 Vernon Hills

breakfast at the claim company in vernon hills



  1. Breakfast at a Local Spot: Kickstart your day with a hearty breakfast at “The Claim Company,” known for its wholesome offerings. If you’re in the mood for baked delights, “Panera Bread” in Vernon Hills is a popular choice.
  2. Visit the Cuneo Mansion and Gardens: Explore this historic mansion, which showcases architecture from the early 20th century and houses an exquisite collection of fine art and furnishings. The surrounding gardens are equally captivating.
boating at century park in vernon hills



  1. Lunch at Mellody Farm: This newer development in Vernon Hills offers a range of dining options. “City Works Eatery & Pour House” is great for American classics and a vast beer selection.
  2. Shopping at Hawthorn Mall: Spend your afternoon indulging in some retail therapy. This expansive mall boasts a wide range of stores, from high-end brands to unique boutiques.
  3. Recreation at Century Park: Home to Big and Little Bear Lakes, Century Park offers a serene environment for paddle boating, fishing, or simply enjoying the scenic views. The park also has several playgrounds and walking trails.
a couple watching a movie at AMC Hawthorn 12



  1. Dinner in Town: “Tsukasa of Tokyo” offers a delightful Japanese hibachi experience. If you’re craving Italian, “Maggiano’s Little Italy” is a local favorite.
  2. Catch a Movie: Head to the AMC Hawthorn 12 for the latest films. It’s a great way to relax and wind down your day.
motor coach bus at sunset

Group Transportation Services We Offer In Vernon Hills

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 Vernon Hills 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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