Airport Maps & Terminal Guide
Chicago Midway Airport has one passenger terminal with 3 attached Concourses A, B, & C - all accessed from its upper level's Central Market after security. Refer to the Midway airport map for more details.
Getting Around the Airport
The main Midway passenger terminal has two levels: All three Midway airport concourses are connected, and are a short walk from each other. There is even a moving walkway in concourse A. The closest on-site Midway parking garage is located across the main terminal.
The airport can be reached from downtown Chicago by the CTA Orange Line, a 20-30 minute trip. Most ground transportation access points are at the main entrance outside of the passenger terminal.
The Lower Level is the arrivals level and houses the baggage claim, with ATM, currency exchange, & charging station. Available transportation options to/from Midway airport include the Bus Shuttle Center, regional buses, rental cars, shuttles & taxis/ limos.
The Upper Level is the check-in level and houses the ticketing counters, leading to the triangle-shaped food court ‘Midway Boulevard’ with food, drink and retail concessions, and an information desk in the center. Other services include a bank branch, Travelers Aid, chapel, & mail box. A security checkpoint and customs clearance are within the food court triangle, and at the tips of the the food court's triangle are Concourses A, B & C:
With gates A1-19 and a separate gateway to gates A4A & A4B. Numerous food, gift, and shopping stores are available, plus there is a currency exchange is at gate A1.
With gates B1-26, is the largest Midway airport terminal, and offers the most restaurants and shops.
With gates C1-C3 - houses a USO facility (tel. 773-582-5852) and a Mother's and a Yoga Room.
International Arrivals & Transfers
Unless you have gone through US customs clearance by participating airports, you need to go through passport check, retrieve checked bags, go through customs clearance and - if transferring to another flight - re-check-in bag.
Midway has a Visual Paging System - displaying text messages on Flight Information Display System (FIDS) monitors throughout the terminal, available 24/7. Free visual paging service can be reached at tel. 773-848-9660 or 9661 (TTY), which will then appear on the flight info display monitors, which provide the details you need, such as flight departure times, arrival times, as well as terminal and gate number.
TSA Pre-check lanes /entrance are on the pedestrian bridge's north side, on Mezzanine level. Global Entry is available.