VISIT

Directions to the University of Illinois and Urban & Regional Planning

From the north of I-57

  • Drive south on I-57 to I-74.
  • Drive east on I-74 to the Lincoln Avenue exit.
  • Take the Lincoln Avenue exit south to Pennsylvania Avenue.
  • Turn right/west on Pennsylvania Avenue and go to S. 6th Street.
  • Turn right/north on S. 6th Street and go just 1 block to Peabody Drive.
  • Turn right/east on Peabody Drive.
  • Temple Buell Hall is located at the end of the road, just on the left.
  • Metered parking is available on S. Sixth Street and Pennsylvania Avenue.

From the south on I-57

  • Drive north on I-57 to I-74.
  • Drive east on I-74 to the Lincoln Avenue exit.
  • Take the Lincoln Avenue exit south to Pennsylvania Avenue.
  • Turn right/west on Pennsylvania Avenue and go to S. 6th Street.
  • Turn right/north on S. 6th Street and go just 1 block to Peabody Drive.
  • Temple Buell Hall is located at the end of the road, just on the left.
  • Metered parking is available on S. Sixth Street and Pennsylvania Avenue.

From the east or west on I-74

  • Continue to the Lincoln Avenue exit in Urbana.
  • Take the Lincoln Avenue exit south to Pennsylvania Avenue.
  • Turn right/west on Pennsylvania Avenue and go to S. 6th Street.
  • Turn right/north on S. 6th Street and go just 1 block to Peabody Drive.
  • Turn right/east on Peabody Drive.
  • Temple Buell Hall is located at the end of the road, just on the left.
  • Metered parking is available on S. Sixth Street and Pennsylvania Avenue.

From the west on I-72

  • Drive east on I-72. As you arrive in Champaign, I-72 becomes University Avenue.
  • Continue on University Avenue and go right/south on S. Sixth Street.
  • Continue through campustown to the four way stop at Peabody Drive.
  • Go left/east on Peabody.
  • Temple Buell Hall is located at the end of the road, just on the left.
  • Metered parking is available on S. Sixth Street and Pennsylvania Avenue, just one block south of Peabody.

Air

For directions from Willard Airport (CMI; Savoy, Champaign-Urbana), Indianapolis International Airport (IND), Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), Bloomington-Normal Regional Airport (BMI) or Lambert-St. Louis International Airport (STL), please consult http://illinois.edu/find/directions.html.

Trains and Buses

Practice your Urban Planning skills and take mass transit! Amtrak provides daily rail passenger service to and from Chicago and points south through Memphis to New Orleans. Greyhound, Trailways, and Illini Swallow provide national and regional bus service. Get more information on these services on the City of Champaign public transportation page.