There are 7 ways to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Joliet by bus, train, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Line 386 bus, train  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 386 bus from Midway CTA Station to Oak Park / 173rd Place / North 386
  2. Take the train from Tinley Park to Joliet Ri

$7 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 379 bus, line 832 bus  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the line 379 bus from Midway CTA Station to Herion Way at Wheeler 379
  2. Take the line 832 bus from Herion & Wheeler to Ottawa St & Jefferson St 832

$4

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Joliet 32.8 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Joliet 32.8 miles

$3 - $5

Shuttle  •  41 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Chicago Midway Airport to Joliet

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  41 min

  1. Take a town car from Chicago Midway Airport to Joliet 32.8 miles

$130 - $190

Uber  •  41 min

  1. Take an Uber from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Joliet 32.8 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) station to Joliet. However, there are services departing from Midway CTA Station and arriving at Ottawa St & Jefferson St via Herion & Wheeler. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 53 min.

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The distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) and Joliet is 25 miles. The road distance is 32.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Joliet without a car is to line 386 bus and train which takes 2 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Joliet, including transfers.

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Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Joliet bus services, operated by Pace Bus, arrive at Midway CTA Station.

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Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Joliet bus services, operated by Pace Bus, arrive at Ottawa St & Jefferson St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Joliet is 33 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Joliet.

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There are 45+ hotels available in Joliet. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Joliet.
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  • Distance: 25.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 9 min

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

You can take a bus from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Joliet via Herion Way at Wheeler and Herion & Wheeler in around 2 h 53 min.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Tinley Park to Joliet
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Midway CTA Station to Oak Park / 173rd Place / North
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Bus from Midway CTA Station to Herion Way at Wheeler
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Bus from Herion & Wheeler to Ottawa St & Jefferson St
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Joliet
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$35 - $50
UberX
$40 - $55
UberXL
$70 - $95
Select
$80 - $110
Black
$120 - $160
Black SUV
$160 - $200
Taxi from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Joliet
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Flash Cab
Phone
+1 773-561-4444
Website
flashcab.com
Yellow Cab Chicago
Phone
+1 312-829-4222
Website
facebook.com
https://www.cityofchicago.org/
Website
cityofchicago.org
Checker
Phone
+1 312-243-2537
Website
checkertaxichicago.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Chicago Midway Airport to Joliet
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Chicago Midway Airport to Joliet
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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