There are 8 ways to get from Chicago Union Station to Chinatown by bus, subway, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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

Line 126 bus, subway  •  13 min

  1. Take the line 126 bus from Jackson & Clinton to Jackson & State 126 / ...
  2. Take the subway from Jackson-Red to Cermak-Chinatown Red Line

$4 - $5

Cheapest option

Line 24 bus  •  24 min

  1. Take the line 24 bus from Clark & Harrison to Clark & Cermak 24

$2 - $3

6 alternative options

Subway  •  19 min

  1. Take the subway from Jackson-Red to Cermak-Chinatown Red Line

$2 - $3

Line 1 bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Jackson & Canal to Michigan & 25th Street 1

$2 - $3

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chicago Union Station to Chinatown 2.9 miles

$12 - $16

Uber  •  4 min

  1. Take an Uber from Chicago Union Station to Chinatown 2.9 miles

$6 - $11

Walk  •  50 min

  1. Walk from Chicago Union Station to Chinatown 2.6 miles

Bikeshare  •  17 min

  1. Cycle from Canal St & Adams St to Wabash Ave & Cermak Rd 2.8 miles

$7

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Clark & Harrison and arriving at Clark & Cermak. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between Chicago Union Station and Chinatown is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Chicago Union Station to Chinatown without a car is to line 126 bus and subway which takes 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 13 min to get from Chicago Union Station to Chinatown, including transfers.

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Chicago Union Station to Chinatown bus services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), depart from Clark & Harrison station.

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Chicago Union Station to Chinatown bus services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), arrive at Clark & Cermak station.

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There are 566+ hotels available in Chinatown. Prices start at $105 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chicago Union Station to Chinatown.
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  • Distance: 1.9 miles
  • Duration: 13 min

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

Chicago Transit (CTA) operates a bus from Chicago Union Station to Chinatown every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 8 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
transitchicago.com
Bus from Jackson & Clinton to Jackson & State
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Bus from Clark & Harrison to Clark & Cermak
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Bus from Jackson & Canal to Michigan & 25th Street
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Chicago Union Station to Chinatown
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$6 - $11
UberX
$7 - $10
UberXL
$12 - $17
Select
$13 - $19
Black
$18 - $25
Black SUV
$28 - $40
Divvy
Phone
1-855-553-4889
Website
divvybikes.com
Bike from Canal St & Adams St to Wabash Ave & Cermak Rd
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7
More information at
divvybikes.com
Bikeshare
$7
Taxi from Chicago Union Station to Chinatown
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
$12 - $16
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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