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

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Recommended option

Subway, line 81 bus  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the subway from O'Hare to Jefferson Park Blue Line
  2. Take the line 81 bus from Jefferson Park Transit Center to Marine Drive & Wilson 81

$4 - $6

6 alternative options

Subway  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the subway from O'Hare to Clark/Lake Blue Line
  2. Take the subway from Lake to Wilson-North Inner Red Line / ...

$4 - $8

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Uptown 14.1 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Uptown 14.1 miles

$1 - $2

Towncar  •  19 min

  1. Take a town car from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Uptown 14.1 miles

$95 - $130

Shuttle  •  33 min

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

$16 - $75

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Uptown 14.1 miles

$18 - $26

Questions & Answers

The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Uptown is 13 miles. The road distance is 14.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Uptown without a car is to subway and line 81 bus which takes 1 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Uptown, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Uptown is 14 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Uptown.

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Map of how to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Uptown.
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  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

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

There is no direct connection from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Uptown. However, you can take the subway to Jefferson Park, take the walk to Jefferson Park Transit Center, then take the line 81 bus to Marine Drive & Wilson. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Uptown via Clark/Lake and Lake in around 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
transitchicago.com
Subway from O'Hare to Jefferson Park
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Subway from O'Hare to Clark/Lake
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Subway from Lake to Wilson-North Inner
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Bus operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Uptown
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$18 - $26
UberX
$19 - $26
UberXL
$35 - $45
Select
$35 - $50
Black
$60 - $75
Black SUV
$75 - $100
Taxi from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Uptown
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Uptown
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Shuttle from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Uptown
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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