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

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Recommended option

Subway, train  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the subway from O'Hare to Irving Park-Blue Blue Line
  2. Take the train from Clybourn to Lake Bluff Up-N

$8 - $13

5 alternative options

Line 423 bus, train  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 423 bus from Harlem CTA Station to Elm / Winnetka Metra Station 423
  2. Take the train from Winnetka to Lake Bluff Up-N

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lake Bluff 28.8 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lake Bluff 28.8 miles

$2 - $5

Towncar  •  34 min

  1. Take a town car from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Lake Bluff 28.8 miles

$120 - $170

Uber  •  34 min

  1. Take an Uber from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lake Bluff 28.8 miles

$35 - $45

Questions & Answers

The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Lake Bluff is 21 miles. The road distance is 28.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lake Bluff without a car is to subway and train which takes 2 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lake Bluff, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lake Bluff is 29 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lake Bluff.

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Map of how to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lake Bluff.
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  • Distance: 21.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 38 min

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

There is no direct connection from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lake Bluff. However, you can take the subway to Irving Park-Blue, take the walk to Irving Park, take the train to Clybourn, then take the train to Lake Bluff. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lake Bluff via Harlem-O'Hare, Harlem CTA Station, Elm / Winnetka Metra Station, and Winnetka in around 2 h 56 min.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Clybourn to Lake Bluff
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Train from Winnetka to Lake Bluff
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Harlem CTA Station to Elm / Winnetka Metra Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lake Bluff
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$35 - $45
UberX
$35 - $50
UberXL
$65 - $85
Select
$70 - $90
Black
$110 - $140
Black SUV
$140 - $180
Taxi from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lake Bluff
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Lake Bluff
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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