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There are 3 ways to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Crystal Lake by subway, train, car or towncar

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Subway, train  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the subway from Midway to Washington/Wabash Orange Line
  2. Take the train from Chicago OTC to Crystal Lake Up-Nw

$12 - $17

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Crystal Lake 53.9 miles

$5 - $8

Towncar  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take a town car from Chicago Midway Airport to Crystal Lake 53.9 miles

$160 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Crystal Lake is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Crystal Lake is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) and Crystal Lake is 43 miles. The road distance is 53.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Crystal Lake without a car is to subway and train which takes 2 h 35 min and costs $12 - $17.

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It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Crystal Lake, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Crystal Lake is 54 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Crystal Lake.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Crystal Lake. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Crystal Lake.
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  • Distance: 43.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 35 min

What companies run services between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW), USA and Crystal Lake, IL, USA?

There is no direct connection from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Crystal Lake. However, you can take the subway to Washington/Wabash, take the walk to Madison & State, take the line 19 bus to Madison & Clinton, take the walk to Chicago OTC, then take the train to Crystal Lake. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Crystal Lake.

Train operators
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Chicago Midway Airport to Crystal Lake
Estimated price
$160 - $230

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