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Getting Around Chicago

 

Getting Around Chicago

The Chicago Transit System is the second largest public transportation system in the United States, only second to the MTA in New York City. Chicago is known for its transit, which has been part of the City's history dating back to 1859. Today, Chicago's diverse neighborhoods and 35 nearby suburbs is well serviced by rail and bus transit.

The Chicago Transit System is elevated for the most part.

 

 

 

Chicago Area Transit

Chicago Area Transit - Below is a list of options available to you while you are in Chicago

L Train

"L" Train

Chicago's train system is known as the 'L'. Serving 145 stations each day, this rapid transit train service is a fast and cost-effective way to get around the city.

Chicago Bus

Chicago Bus

The CTA bus operates on the nation's second largest public transportation system and covers the City of Chicago and 35 surrounding suburbs.

Chicago Taxi

Chicago Taxi

Chicago has the second-largest taxi fleet in the country. Many taxicab companies provide service throughout the city and to and from Chicago International Airport.

Chicago Car Rental

Chicago Car Rental

Take a free shuttle van to the Rental Car Center at Chicago International Airport when you arrive to pickup your rental for your trip into town or outside of the city.

Chicago Metra Train

Metra

Metra is Chicago's commuter train system that runs from downtown Chicago through a six-county area of northeast Illinois, with stops at 241 stations.

Pace Bus

Pace Bus

Pace serves tens of thousands of riders daily in the surrounding suburbs of Chicago with routes that serve either O'Hare Intl. or Midway airports.

Divvy Bikes

Divvy

Divvy is Chicago's bike sharing system that offers locals and visitors an additional transportation option for getting around the city.

Chicago Area Airports

Chicago Area Airports

Chicago's two major airports, O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) are fully accessible through CTA rail. Save money and ride the 'L' Train.

Ventra Card

Ventra Card

Ventra is your ticket to ride CTA buses, trains, Pace buses and Metra trains. Allowing you to add passes and transit value to your Ventra Card at a variety of places

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