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There are 4 ways to get from Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove by train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove Bnsf

$5 - $7

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove 22.4 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove 22.4 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  28 min

  1. Take an Uber from Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove 22.4 miles

$26 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove is to train which costs $5 - $7 and takes 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago Union Station station and arriving at Downers Grove. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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The distance between Chicago Union Station and Downers Grove is 20 miles. The road distance is 22.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove without a car is to train which takes 26 min and costs $5 - $7.

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The train from Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove takes 26 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Chicago Union Station.

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Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Downers Grove station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove is 22 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove.

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There are 212+ hotels available in Downers Grove. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove.
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  • Distance: 19.8 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

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

Metra operates a train from Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 26 min.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$26 - $35
UberX
$27 - $40
UberXL
$50 - $65
Select
$55 - $75
Black
$90 - $120
Black SUV
$110 - $150
Taxi from Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
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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