There are 4 ways to get from Chicago Station (CTA Red Line) to Glen Ellyn by train, 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.

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Train  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago OTC to Glen Ellyn Up-W

$2 - $3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chicago Station (CTA Red Line) to Glen Ellyn 25.1 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Chicago Station (CTA Red Line) to Glen Ellyn 25.1 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  34 min

  1. Take an Uber from Chicago Station (CTA Red Line) to Glen Ellyn 25.1 miles

$30 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago Station (CTA Red Line) to Glen Ellyn is to train which costs $2 - $3 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago Station (CTA Red Line) to Glen Ellyn is to taxi which costs $75 - $90 and takes 34 min.

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The distance between Chicago Station (CTA Red Line) and Glen Ellyn is 23 miles. The road distance is 25.1 miles.

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The train from Chicago OTC to Glen Ellyn takes 45 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago OTC and arriving at Glen Ellyn. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Chicago Station (CTA Red Line) to Glen Ellyn.
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  • Distance: 22.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 16 min

What companies run services between Chicago Station (CTA Red Line), IL, USA and Glen Ellyn, IL, USA?

Metra operates a train from Chicago Station (CTA Red Line) to Glen Ellyn hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago OTC to Glen Ellyn
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Chicago Station (CTA Red Line) to Glen Ellyn
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$30 - $40
UberX
$30 - $45
UberXL
$55 - $75
Select
$60 - $80
Black
$100 - $130
Black SUV
$120 - $160
Taxi from Chicago Station (CTA Red Line) to Glen Ellyn
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Flash Cab
Phone
+1 773-561-4444
Website
flashcab.com
Yellow Cab Chicago
Phone
+1 312-829-4222
Website
facebook.com
https://www.cityofchicago.org/
Website
cityofchicago.org
Checker
Phone
+1 312-243-2537
Website
checkertaxichicago.com

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