ORD Airport - Chicago OHare Airport ( Chicago , IL )


Chicago O’Hare International Airport Overview

Serving the State of Illinois and the Greater Chicago area, ORD is the Nation’s second-largest airport in terms of passenger count. With eight runways and over 78 million passengers annually, Chicago O’Hare International Airport is an important hub for United and American Airlines, and is served by a multitude of domestic and foreign airlines offering direct and connecting flights to all points of the globe. 

  • Awards
    • Readers of the Global Traveler Magazine - Best Airport in North America
    • Washington Post Featured Top Airport for Layovers
    • MIT Report - Best Connected Airport in the World

Airport Facts & Stats

Chicago O'Hare Airport is about 17 miles northwest of the Chicago Loop, in the northwestern-most corner Chicago's city limits, and is located near the Tristate Tollway (I-294) and I-I90. Motorists enter & exit via I-190, branching off I-90 (Kennedy Expwy.) leading to downtown Chicago. 

O'Hare International Airport has four passenger terminals - domestic T1, T2, T3 & international T5. (For terminal details open 'Terminal Map' and scroll down to the detailed text; for Parking facilities and fees open 'Parking Map'; for Transportation open 'Transport'/ 'Buses, Trains'.)

NOTE:  Transfer Passengers from T3 to T5: Cobus shuttle buses now run between Terminals 3 and 5, T5 being American Airlines' international departure terminal.

Airport Hotels 

  • The on-Airport Hilton Hotel (tel. 1-855 827-1005) also offers the use of showers at their health club for a small fee. 

Terminal Information 

Airlines Served

Airport Recent News

The $1.3B infrastructure plan is to be completed in stages with the first two stages completed in 2018 and 2019. The final stage of the project is scheduled to open in 2020.

  • A new Runway 9C/27C (east-to-west, 11,245ft long /200ft wide) with de-icing pads and new perimeter taxiways A & B - is scheduled to open in 2020.


10000 Bessie Coleman Dr

Chicago, IL 60666


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