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Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 41 min

  1. 603

$17 - $23

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Md-W

$2 - $4

5 alternative options

Subway, train  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Orange Line
  2. Md-W

$4 - $8

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. 41.4 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  51 min

  1. 41.4 miles

$4 - $6

Towncar  •  51 min

  1. 41.3 miles

$140 - $200

Uber  •  51 min

  1. 41.4 miles

$45 - $65

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

You can take a bus from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Elgin via Chicago O'Hare Airport, O'Hare, Rosemont, and Rosemont CTA Station in around 1 h 41 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Coach USA
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Rosemont CTA Station to Elgin Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Vangalder Bus
Phone
+1 608-752-5407
Email
vangalder@coachusa.com
Bus from Chicago, IL - Midway International Airport to Chicago, IL - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Elgin
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$45 - $65
uberX
$50 - $65
uberXL
$90 - $120
UberSELECT
$100 - $130
UberBLACK
$160 - $200
SUV
$190 - $250
Taxi from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Elgin
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
https://www.cityofchicago.org/
Website
cityofchicago.org
Checker
Phone
+1 312-243-2537
Website
checkertaxichicago.com
Yellow Cab Chicago
Phone
+1 312-829-4222
Website
facebook.com
Flash Cab
Phone
+1 773-561-4444
Website
flashcab.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Chicago Midway Airport to Elgin
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) and Elgin is 53 km. The road distance is 66 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Elgin is to bus and train which costs $2 - $4 and takes 2 h 29 min.

The quickest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Elgin is to towncar which takes 51 min and costs $140 - $200.

It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Elgin, including transfers.