There are 8 ways to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Lake Zurich by subway, train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Subway, train  •  2 h 16 min

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

$29 - $40

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  51 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Chicago Midway Airport to Lake Zurich

$16 - $75

6 alternative options

Line 9 bus, train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 9 bus from Ashland Orange Line Station to Ashland & Cortland 9 / ...
  2. Take the train from Clybourn to Barrington Up-Nw

$29 - $38

Line 384 bus, bus  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 384 bus from Midway CTA Station to Ridgeland Ave & 95th St 384
  2. Take the bus from 95th/Ridgeland to Northwest Transportation Center 895

$25 - $30

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Lake Zurich 43.6 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Lake Zurich 43.6 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  51 min

  1. Take a town car from Chicago Midway Airport to Lake Zurich 43.6 miles

$150 - $210

Uber  •  51 min

  1. Take an Uber from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Lake Zurich 43.6 miles

$50 - $65

Questions & Answers

The distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) and Lake Zurich is 34 miles. The road distance is 43.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Lake Zurich without a car is to subway and train which takes 2 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Lake Zurich, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Lake Zurich is 44 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Lake Zurich.

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Map of how to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Lake Zurich.
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  • Distance: 33.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 16 min

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

You can take a bus from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Lake Zurich via Ridgeland Ave & 95th St, 95th/Ridgeland, Northwest Transportation Center, and Rand/975 Dundee in around 3 h 37 min.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago OTC to Barrington
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Train from Clybourn to Barrington
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Midway CTA Station to Ridgeland Ave & 95th St
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Bus from 95th/Ridgeland to Northwest Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Lake Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$50 - $65
UberX
$50 - $70
UberXL
$95 - $120
Select
$100 - $130
Black
$160 - $210
Black SUV
$200 - $260
Taxi from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Lake Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Chicago Midway Airport to Lake Zurich
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Chicago Midway Airport to Lake Zurich
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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