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There are 6 ways to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to McHenry by 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

Train  •  2h 42m

  1. Take the train from Irving Park to McHenry Up-Nw

$10 - $14

Cheapest option

Bus, line 550 bus, line 806 bus  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Rosemont CTA Station to Pace I-90/Randall Road Park-n-Ride 605
  2. Take the line 550 bus from Pace I-90/Randall Road Park-n-Ride to Crystal Lake Metra Station 550
  3. Take the line 806 bus from Crystal Lake Metra to Mc Henry Metra Station 806

$4 - $5

4 alternative options

Train, line 806 bus  •  3h

  1. Take the train from Irving Park to Crystal Lake Up-Nw
  2. Take the line 806 bus from Crystal Lake Metra to Mc Henry Metra Station 806

$11 - $15

Taxi  •  57m

  1. Take a taxi from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to McHenry 41.7 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  57m

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to McHenry 41.7 miles

$4 - $6

Towncar  •  57m

  1. Take a town car from Chicago O'Hare Airport to McHenry 41.7 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to McHenry is to bus and line 550 bus and line 806 bus which costs $4 - $5 and takes 3h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to McHenry is to taxi which costs $140 - $170 and takes 57m.

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The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and McHenry is 31 miles. The road distance is 41.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to McHenry without a car is to train which takes 2h 42m and costs $10 - $14.

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It takes approximately 2h 42m to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to McHenry, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to McHenry is to train which takes 2h 42m and costs $10 - $14. Alternatively, you can bus and line 550 bus and line 806 bus, which costs $4 - $5 and takes 3h 35m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to McHenry is 42 miles. It takes approximately 57m to drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to McHenry.

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There are 23+ hotels available in McHenry. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to McHenry.
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  • Distance: 31 miles
  • Duration: 2h 42m

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

Metra operates a train from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to McHenry 5 times a week. Tickets cost $8 - $10 and the journey takes 1h 22m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to McHenry via Rosemont, Rosemont CTA Station, Pace I-90/Randall Road Park-n-Ride, and Crystal Lake Metra in around 3h 35m.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Irving Park to McHenry
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Train from Irving Park to Crystal Lake
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Crystal Lake Metra to Mc Henry Metra Station
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Bus from Rosemont CTA Station to Pace I-90/Randall Road Park-n-Ride
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Bus from Pace I-90/Randall Road Park-n-Ride to Crystal Lake Metra Station
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from Chicago O'Hare Airport to McHenry
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Private
$140 - $200
Taxi from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to McHenry
Ave. Duration
57m
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Pink Taxi
Phone
+1 847-940-TAXI
Website
pinktaxi.org
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
Naperville Vest Taxi
Phone
+1 630-358-4020
Website
napervillebesttaxiinc.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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