There are 5 ways to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elburn by subway, train, bus, 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, train  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the subway from O'Hare to Washington-Blue Blue Line
  2. Take the train from Chicago OTC to Elburn Up-W

$6 - $11

4 alternative options

Subway, bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the subway from O'Hare to Forest Park Blue Line
  2. Take the bus from Forest Park CTA Station to Wheaton Metra Station 301

$6 - $11

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elburn 44.1 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elburn 44.1 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  55 min

  1. Take a town car from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Elburn 44.1 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elburn is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elburn is to taxi which costs $140 - $180 and takes 55 min.

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The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Elburn is 30 miles. The road distance is 44.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elburn, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elburn.
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  • Distance: 29.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 52 min

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

There is no direct connection from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elburn. However, you can take the subway to Washington-Blue, take the walk to Madison & Dearborn/State, take the line 60 bus to Clinton & Madison, take the walk to Chicago OTC, then take the train to Elburn. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elburn via Forest Park, Forest Park CTA Station, Wheaton Metra Station, and Wheaton in around 4 h 34 min.

Train operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
transitchicago.com
Subway from O'Hare to Washington-Blue
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Subway from O'Hare to Forest Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago OTC to Elburn
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Forest Park CTA Station to Wheaton Metra Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Elburn
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
303 Taxi
Phone
+1 847-303-0303
Website
303taxi.com
Executive Taxi
Phone
+1 217-637-8808
https://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en.html
Website
cityofchicago.org
Pink Taxi
Phone
+1 847-940-TAXI
Website
pinktaxi.org
Yellow Cab Chicago
Phone
+1 312-829-4222
Website
facebook.com
Flash Cab
Phone
+1 773-561-4444
Website
flashcab.com
https://www.cityofchicago.org/
Website
cityofchicago.org
Checker
Phone
+1 312-243-2537
Website
checkertaxichicago.com
303 Taxi Naperville
Phone
+1 630-303-0303
Website
303taxi.com
Naerville Dupage Taxi
Phone
+1 630-961-3232
Website
napervilledupagetaxi.com
Naperville Vest Taxi
Phone
+1 630-358-4020
Website
napervillebesttaxiinc.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Elburn
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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