There are 6 ways to get from Chicago Union Station to Museum of Science and Industry Chicago by bus, train, taxi, car, towncar or bike

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Line 28 bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 28 bus from Union Station Transit Center to Stony Island & 57th Street 28

$2 - $3

5 alternative options

Train  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Van Buren St. to 57th St. Ssl / ...

$2 - $6

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chicago Union Station to Museum of Science and Industry Chicago 8.3 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  10 min

  1. Drive from Chicago Union Station to Museum of Science and Industry Chicago 8.3 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  10 min

  1. Take an Uber from Chicago Union Station to Museum of Science and Industry Chicago 8.3 miles

$14 - $20

Bikeshare  •  1 h

  1. Cycle from Canal St & Adams St to Museum Of Science And Industry 9.1 miles

$7

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago Union Station to Museum of Science and Industry Chicago is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago Union Station to Museum of Science and Industry Chicago is to taxi which costs $28 - $35 and takes 10 min.

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The distance between Chicago Union Station and Museum of Science and Industry Chicago is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.3 miles.

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The line 28 bus from Union Station Transit Center to Stony Island & 57th Street takes 33 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Union Station Transit Center station and arriving at Stony Island & 57th Street. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Van Buren St. and arriving at 57th St.. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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What companies run services between Chicago Union Station, IL, USA and Museum of Science and Industry Chicago, IL, USA?

Chicago Transit (CTA) operates a bus from Chicago Union Station to Museum of Science and Industry Chicago hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 33 min. Alternatively, South Shore Line operates a train from Chicago Union Station to Museum of Science and Industry Chicago every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 11 min. Metra also services this route hourly.

Train operators
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
nictd.com
Train from Van Buren St. to 57th St.
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
nictd.com
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Van Buren St. to 55th - 56th - 57th St.
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Chicago Union Station to Museum of Science and Industry Chicago
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$14 - $20
uberX
$15 - $20
uberXL
$26 - $35
UberSELECT
$29 - $40
UberBLACK
$35 - $50
SUV
$50 - $65
Divvy
Website
divvybikes.com
Bike from Canal St & Adams St to Museum Of Science And Industry
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7
Bikeshare
$7
Taxi from Chicago Union Station to Museum of Science and Industry Chicago
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
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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