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There are 7 ways to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Merrillville by subway, bus, train, taxi, car 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, bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the subway from Midway to Roosevelt
  2. Take the subway from Roosevelt to 95th
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Merrillville, IN

$17 - $25

Cheapest option

Line 381 bus, bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 381 bus from 95th St & Ridgeland Ave to 95th/Dan Ryan CTA Station 381 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Merrillville, IN Chicago

$17 - $22

5 alternative options

Line 59 bus, line 9 bus, line 95 bus, bus  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 59 bus from Midway Orange Line Station to 59th Street & Ashland 59
  2. Take the line 9 bus from Ashland & 59th Street to Ashland & 95th Street 9 / ...
  3. Take the line 95 bus from 95th Street & Ashland to 95th Red Line Station 95 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Merrillville, IN

$17 - $23

Subway, train, bus  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the subway from Midway to Harold Washington Library
  2. Take the train from Van Buren St. to Gary Metro Center Ssl
  3. Take the bus from Gary, IN to Merrillville, IN

$18 - $25

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Merrillville 41.2 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Merrillville 41.2 miles

$4 - $6

Towncar  •  49 min

  1. Take a town car from Chicago Midway Airport to Merrillville 41.2 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Merrillville is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Merrillville is to taxi which costs $120 - $150 and takes 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) station to Merrillville. However, there are services departing from Midway Orange Line Station and arriving at Merrillville, IN via Ashland & 59th Street, 95th Street & Ashland and Chicago, IL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 9 min.

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The distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) and Merrillville is 30 miles. The road distance is 41.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Merrillville without a car is to subway and bus which takes 2 h 48 min and costs $17 - $26.

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Merrillville, including transfers.

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Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Merrillville bus services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), arrive at Midway Orange Line Station.

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Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Merrillville bus services, operated by Hoosier Ride, arrive at Merrillville, IN station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Merrillville is 41 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Merrillville.

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There are 66+ hotels available in Merrillville. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Merrillville.
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  • Distance: 30 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

What companies run services between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW), USA and Merrillville, IN, USA?

You can take a bus from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Merrillville via Ashland & 59th Street, 95th Street & Ashland, 95th Red Line Station, and Chicago, IL in around 3 h 9 min.

Train operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
transitchicago.com
Subway from Midway to Roosevelt
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Subway from Roosevelt to 95th
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Subway from Midway to Harold Washington Library
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
nictd.com
Train from Van Buren St. to Gary Metro Center
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $8
Schedules at
nictd.com
Bus operators
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Merrillville, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bus from Gary, IN to Merrillville, IN
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
hoosierride.com
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
transitchicago.com
Bus from Midway Orange Line Station to 59th Street & Ashland
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Bus from Ashland & 59th Street to Ashland & 95th Street
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Bus from 95th Street & Ashland to 95th Red Line Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from 95th St & Ridgeland Ave to 95th/Dan Ryan CTA Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from Chicago Midway Airport to Merrillville
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Private
$140 - $200
Taxi from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Merrillville
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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

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