OverviewTransportation at O'Hare Airport: The Bus & Shuttle Center is located is in the Main Parking garage at level 1 (ground level) - near elevator center 3, accessible via pedestrian tunnels from T1, T2 & T3 (follow signs after you claimed your bags), in the central pickup facility serving regional & hotel courtesy buses. Some regional buses also make pickups at T5, while Pace buses pick up at Kiss 'n Fly.
Note that Ventra payment cards for both CTA and Pace transport systems are now available at Ventra Vending ticket machines. (For more information visit: VentraChicago.com or call 877-NOW-VENTRA).
By Train: For CTA transportation open: http://www.transitchicago.com/blueline/#timetable
CTA ‘L’ Blue Line (Aiprort to Forest Park) depart underground of Terminal 5 leading to Chicago's Loop.
Metra North Central commuter trains stop at the O’Hare Transfer station, located next to Parking Lot F (at NE side of the Airport), which connects to the Airport Transit System by a shuttle bus.
(Proposed O'Hare Airport Express Rail Service: CDA & the O'Hare Express Blue Ribbon Committee point to their new website for the (ordexpressrail.com).
Local Pace Buses depart the Airport to different city locations (open: pacebus.com/sub/schedules/bus_n_fly.asp )
Regional buses offer routes between the Airport and certain Indiana, Iowa & Wisconsin areas (details are available at flychicago.com/OHare/EN/GettingToFrom/Regional_Buses/Pages/Regional-Buses.aspx.
Transfer from O'Hare Airport to Midway Airport: (For CTA transportation open site at : transitchicago.com/travel_information/trip_planner.aspx )
1. Take the CTA's Blue Line train departing from O'Hare Station at T2's lower level - getting off at the Clark/Lake Station in downtown Chicago & transfering to the Orange Line to Midway (no transfer charge) - getting off at Midway Station. While this is the most economical option, but allow for two hours travel time.
2. Coach USA Tri State/United Limo (tel. 1-800-248-8747 or open site at: coachusa.com/tristateunitedlimo/ss.ohareairport.asp ) departs hourly from early morning to late evening, at Level 1 of the Main Garage (at the the Bus Shuttle Center) and will take about an hour for transfer.
Other regional train and bus information may be obtained by going to the website for the Chicago Area Regional Transportation Authority.
|Service Name:||ACT II TRANSPORTATION|
|Service Area:||Goes to Quad Cities - Offers service between Davenport, Iowa and both Midway and O'Hare Airports via Interstate 80.|
|Contact Information:||1-800-769-8891 or 1-309-799-8891|
|Service Name:||COACH USA/ VAN GALDER|
|Service Area:||Rockford, Illinois, Janesville, Wi., Madison, Wi., South Beloit, Wi.|
|Service Name:||COACH USA/TRI-STATE/UNITED LIMO|
|Service Area:||Crestwood, Highland, Gary, Merrillville, Portage, Michigan City, South Bend, Notre Dame, Mishawaki|
|Service Name:||COACH/USA/ WISCONSIN COACH LINES|
|Service Area:||From various points in Wisconsin to O'Hare and Midway.|
|Service Name:||EXPRESS AIR COACH|
|Service Area:||W. Lafayette, Indiana and Chicago O'Hare Airport; to and from the Quad Cities IA/IL to O'Hare Airport|
|Contact Information:||1-765-743-3120, 1-888-306-7772|
|Service Name:||LEX LINCOLLAND EXPRESS|
|Service Area:||O'Hare International Airport, Kankakee, Rantoul, U of Illini Union, LEX-Hub Champaign, Mattoon-Charleston, Decatur, Springfield|
|Service Name:||PACE BUS|
|Service Area:||from O’Hare’s Remote Lot E (Kiss 'n' Fly)|
|Contact Information:||1-312-836-7000 or 1-312-836-4949 (TTY)|