There are 4 ways to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Kankakee by subway, train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Subway, train  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the subway from Midway to LaSalle/Van Buren Orange Line
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Kankakee Amtrak City Of New Orleans / ...

$27 - $54

Cheapest option

Line 63 bus, train  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the line 63 bus from Midway Orange Line Station to 63rd Street & Dorchester 63
  2. Take the train from 63rd St. to Homewood Me
  3. Take the train from Homewood Amtrak to Kankakee Amtrak

$26 - $45

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Kankakee 51.4 miles

$5 - $8

Towncar  •  1 h

  1. Take a town car from Chicago Midway Airport to Kankakee 51.4 miles

$160 - $220

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Kankakee is to towncar which takes 1 h and costs $160 - $220.

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The distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) and Kankakee is 75 km. The road distance is 82 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Kankakee, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Kankakee. However, you can take the subway to LaSalle/Van Buren, take the walk to Chicago Union Station Amtrak, then take the train to Kankakee Amtrak. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Kankakee via 63rd Street & Dorchester, 63rd St., Homewood, and Homewood Amtrak in around 3 h 43 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Kankakee Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Homewood Amtrak to Kankakee Amtrak
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from 63rd St. to Homewood
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Chicago Midway Airport to Kankakee
Estimated price
$160 - $220

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