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Visiting Campus

Bradley is within three hours driving distance from Chicago, St. Louis and Indianapolis, and is also accessible by air. The O'Hare and Midway bus service provides easy transportation between major Chicago airports and the Bradley campus. Or, better yet, fly directly to Peoria with daily flights to the General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International Airport (PIA), with jet service to and from Atlanta, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth and Minneapolis. Other destinations include Destin (FL), Las Vegas (NV), Mesa (AZ), Nashville (TN), Orlando (FL), Punta Gorda (FL), and St. Petersburg (FL).

Getting to Bradley

By Car

From the East

(Chicago, Bloomington/Normal, St. Louis)

Attention: The I-74 Murray Baker Bridge will be closed for construction, approximately March 29 – October 31, 2020. Delays may add 30 minutes to the normal travel time.

Take Riverfront Dr., exit 94 and follow Rte. 40 North to W. Washington St., and cross the Illinois River on the Bob Michel Bridge. Continue North on William Kumpf Blvd. Turn left on W. Romeo B. Garrett Ave. Travel three blocks to N. Richard Allen Dr. and turn left. Turn right on N. MacArthur Hwy. N. MacArthur Hwy. becomes N. University at the top of the hill. Continue north:
For Visitor Parking
Turn left onto St. James Street. Continue west one block. Visitor Parking is on the left.
For Main St. Parking
Turn left onto Main Street. Continue west four blocks. Main St. Parking is on the left.

From the West

(Galesburg, Quad Cities)
Just outside of Peoria, at the I-74/I-474 split, continue on I-74 East. After entering the Peoria Metro area, take the University Street exit (91) and turn right heading south on University Street for approximately four blocks. After going through the intersection of University and Main Streets, stay in the right lane and enter Bradley's campus.

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By Air

Fly directly to Peoria with daily flights to the General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International Airport (PIA), with jet service to and from Atlanta, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth and Minneapolis. Other destinations include Destin (FL), Las Vegas (NV), Mesa (AZ), Nashville (TN), Orlando (FL), Punta Gorda (FL), and St. Petersburg (FL).