There are 7 ways to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Chinatown by subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Subway  •  50 min

  1. Take the subway from O'Hare to Jackson-Blue Blue Line

$4 - $8

6 alternative options

Line 56 bus  •  1h 56m

  1. Take the line 56 bus from Jefferson Park Transit Center to Washington & State 56

$6 - $9

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Chinatown 20.4 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Chinatown 20.4 miles

$2 - $3

Towncar  •  23 min

  1. Take a town car from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Chinatown 20.4 miles

$100 - $150

Shuttle  •  24 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Chinatown

$70

Uber  •  23 min

  1. Take an Uber from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Chinatown 20.4 miles

$28 - $32

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Chinatown is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Chinatown is to taxi which costs $60 - $75 and takes 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Chinatown. However, there are services departing from O'Hare and arriving at Cermak-Chinatown via Jackson-Red. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 50 min.

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The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Chinatown is 17 miles. The road distance is 20.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Chinatown without a car is to subway which takes 50 min and costs $4 - $8.

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Chinatown, including transfers.

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Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Chinatown train services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), depart from O'Hare station.

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Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Chinatown train services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), arrive at Jackson-Blue station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Chinatown is 20 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Chinatown.

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There are 1080+ hotels available in Chinatown. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Chinatown.
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  • Distance: 16.7 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

What companies run services between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), USA and Chinatown, IL, USA?

Chicago Transit (CTA) operates a vehicle from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Chinatown every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 43 min. Alternatively, Chicago Transit (CTA) operates a bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Chinatown every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 1h 8m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
transitchicago.com
Bus from Jefferson Park Transit Center to Washington & State
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Shuttles by Jayride
Shuttle from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Chinatown
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70
Shuttle
$70
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers
Towncar from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Chinatown
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Private
$100 - $150
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Chinatown
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $32
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$28 - $32
UberX
$29 - $33
Comfort
$44 - $49
UberXL
$50 - $60
Select
$55 - $65
Black
$85 - $95
Black SUV
$110 - $130
Taxi from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Chinatown
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
https://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en.html
Website
cityofchicago.org
Executive Taxi
Phone
+1 217-637-8808
303 Taxi
Phone
+1 847-303-0303
Website
303taxi.com
Yellow Cab Chicago
Phone
+1 312-829-4222
Website
facebook.com
https://www.cityofchicago.org/
Website
cityofchicago.org
Flash Cab
Phone
+1 773-561-4444
Website
flashcab.com
Checker
Phone
+1 312-243-2537
Website
checkertaxichicago.com
Naerville Dupage Taxi
Phone
+1 630-961-3232
Website
napervilledupagetaxi.com
303 Taxi Naperville
Phone
+1 630-303-0303
Website
303taxi.com

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