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There are 6 ways to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Downers Grove by bus, subway, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus, line 322 bus, line 722 bus  •  1h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport to Oakbrook Mall
  2. Take the line 322 bus from Oak Brook Center / Macy's to Yorktown Center 322
  3. Take the line 722 bus from Yorktown Center to Ogden Ave / Main St 722 / ...

$16 - $25

Cheapest option

Subway, line 301 bus  •  3h 7m

  1. Take the subway from O'Hare to Forest Park Blue Line
  2. Take the line 301 bus from Forest Park CTA Station to Oak Brook Center / Macy's 301

$4 - $10

4 alternative options

Subway, train  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the subway from O'Hare to UIC-Halsted Blue Line
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove Bnsf

$10 - $15

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Downers Grove 19 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Downers Grove 19 miles

$1 - $3

Towncar  •  24 min

  1. Take a town car from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Downers Grove 19 miles

$100 - $140

Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) → Downers Grove
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The cheapest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Downers Grove is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Downers Grove is to taxi which costs $55 - $70 and takes 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Downers Grove. However, there are services departing from Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport and arriving at Ogden Ave / Main St via Oak Brook Center / Macy's and Yorktown Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 12m.

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It is 13 miles from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Downers Grove. It is approximately 19 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Downers Grove without a car is to bus and line 322 bus and line 722 bus which takes 1h 12m and costs $16 - $25.

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It takes approximately 1h 12m to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Downers Grove, including transfers.

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Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Downers Grove bus services, operated by Peoria Charter Coach Company, depart from Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport station.

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Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Downers Grove bus services, operated by Pace Bus, arrive at Ogden Ave / Main St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Downers Grove is 19 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Downers Grove.

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There are 206+ hotels available in Downers Grove. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 12.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 12m

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

You can take a bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Downers Grove via Oak Brook Center / Macy's and Yorktown Center in around 1h 12m.

Train operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
transitchicago.com
Subway from O'Hare to UIC-Halsted
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Subway from O'Hare to Forest Park
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Metra
Bus operators
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Terminal 2 O'Hare Intl Airport to Oakbrook Mall
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Oak Brook Center / Macy's to Yorktown Center
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Bus from Yorktown Center to Ogden Ave / Main St
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Bus from Forest Park CTA Station to Oak Brook Center / Macy's
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

Contact Details
Towncar from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Downers Grove
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Private
$100 - $140
Taxi from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Downers Grove
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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
Flash Cab
Phone
+1 773-561-4444
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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