There are 5 ways to get from Carol Stream to Chicago by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 711 bus, train  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the line 711 bus from Gary Ave & Arapahoe Trail to Wheaton Metra Station 709 / ...
  2. Take the train from Wheaton to Chicago OTC Up-W

$8 - $10

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Line 714 bus, bus  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 714 bus from Wheaton Metra to Naperville Metra 714
  2. Take the bus from Naperville Rt59 to Chicago, Il 4566 / ...

$14 - $25

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Carol Stream to Chicago 29.7 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Carol Stream to Chicago 29.7 miles

$2 - $5

Uber  •  39 min

  1. Take an Uber from Carol Stream to Chicago 29.7 miles

$35 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Carol Stream to Chicago is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carol Stream to Chicago is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carol Stream to Chicago. However, there are services departing from Gary Ave & Arapahoe Trail and arriving at Chicago, Il via Wheaton Metra and Naperville Rt59. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 12 min.

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The distance between Carol Stream and Chicago is 26 miles. The road distance is 29.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Carol Stream to Chicago without a car is to line 711 bus and train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs $7 - $10.

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Carol Stream to Chicago, including transfers.

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Carol Stream to Chicago bus services, operated by Pace Bus, depart from Wheaton Metra station.

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Carol Stream to Chicago bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Chicago, Il station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carol Stream to Chicago is 30 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Carol Stream to Chicago.

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  • Distance: 26.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 49 min

What companies run services between Carol Stream, IL, USA and Chicago, IL, USA?

You can take a bus from Carol Stream to Chicago via Wheaton Metra Station, Wheaton Metra, Naperville Metra, and Naperville Rt59 in around 3 h 12 min.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Wheaton to Chicago OTC
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Gary Ave & Arapahoe Trail to Wheaton Metra Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Bus from Wheaton Metra to Naperville Metra
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Naperville Rt59 to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Carol Stream to Chicago
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$35 - $50
UberX
$35 - $50
UberXL
$65 - $85
Select
$70 - $95
Black
$110 - $150
Black SUV
$140 - $180
Taxi from Carol Stream to Chicago
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Naerville Dupage Taxi
Phone
+1 630-961-3232
Website
napervilledupagetaxi.com
303 Taxi Naperville
Phone
+1 630-303-0303
Website
303taxi.com
Naperville Vest Taxi
Phone
+1 630-358-4020
Website
napervillebesttaxiinc.com
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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