There are 5 ways to get from Arlington Heights to Shedd Aquarium by train, bus, subway, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Arlington Heights to Chicago OTC Up-Nw
  2. Take the bus from Washington & Canal to 1100 S Columbus J14

$5 - $6

Cheapest option

Train, subway  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Arlington Heights to Irving Park Up-Nw
  2. Take the subway from Irving Park-Blue to Jackson-Blue Blue Line

$5 - $7

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Arlington Heights to Shedd Aquarium 28.9 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Arlington Heights to Shedd Aquarium 28.9 miles

$2 - $5

Uber  •  35 min

  1. Take an Uber from Arlington Heights to Shedd Aquarium 28.9 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Arlington Heights to Shedd Aquarium is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Arlington Heights to Shedd Aquarium is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 35 min.

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The distance between Arlington Heights and Shedd Aquarium is 24 miles. The road distance is 28.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Arlington Heights to Shedd Aquarium, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Arlington Heights, IL, USA and Shedd Aquarium, IL, USA?

There is no direct connection from Arlington Heights to Shedd Aquarium. However, you can take the train to Chicago OTC, take the walk to Washington & Canal, take the bus to 1100 S Columbus, then take the walk to Shedd Aquarium. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Arlington Heights to Shedd Aquarium via Irving Park, Irving Park-Blue, and Jackson-Blue in around 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Arlington Heights to Chicago OTC
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Train from Arlington Heights to Irving Park
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Arlington Heights to Shedd Aquarium
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$35 - $50
uberX
$35 - $50
uberXL
$65 - $85
UberSELECT
$75 - $95
UberBLACK
$110 - $150
SUV
$140 - $180
Taxi from Arlington Heights to Shedd Aquarium
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
303 Taxi
Phone
+1 847-303-0303
Website
303taxi.com
https://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en.html
Website
cityofchicago.org
Executive Taxi
Phone
+1 217-637-8808
Pink Taxi
Phone
+1 847-940-TAXI
Website
pinktaxi.org
303 Taxi Elgin
Phone
+1 847-303-0303
Website
303taxi.com
Taxi Green Cab
Phone
+1 224-489-6259
Website
elgintaxigreencab.com
A#1 Cab Service
Phone
+1 847-888-3990
Website
a1cabdispatch.com

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