There are 5 ways to get from Chicago Union Station to Aurora 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.

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Train  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Aurora Bnsf

$2 - $4

4 alternative options

Bus, line 530 bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Naperville Rt59 4567 / ...
  2. Take the line 530 bus from Naperville Metra to Aurora Transportation Center 530

$12 - $22

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chicago Union Station to Aurora 41.4 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Chicago Union Station to Aurora 41.4 miles

$4 - $6

Uber  •  47 min

  1. Take an Uber from Chicago Union Station to Aurora 41.4 miles

$50 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago Union Station to Aurora is to train which costs $2 - $4 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago Union Station to Aurora is to taxi which costs $120 - $150 and takes 47 min.

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The distance between Chicago Union Station and Aurora is 36 miles. The road distance is 41.4 miles.

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The train from Chicago Union Station to Aurora takes 57 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago Union Station to Aurora. However, there are services departing from Chicago, Il and arriving at Aurora Transportation Center via Naperville Metra. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago Union Station station and arriving at Aurora. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 57 min.

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What companies run services between Chicago Union Station, IL, USA and Aurora, IL, USA?

Metra operates a train from Chicago Union Station to Aurora hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago Union Station to Aurora via Chicago, Il, Naperville Rt59, and Naperville Metra in around 2 h 35 min.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Aurora
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Naperville Rt59
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Naperville Metra to Aurora Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Chicago Union Station to Aurora
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$50 - $65
uberX
$50 - $65
uberXL
$90 - $120
UberSELECT
$100 - $130
UberBLACK
$160 - $200
SUV
$190 - $250
Taxi from Chicago Union Station to Aurora
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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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