There are 5 ways to get from Chicago Union Station to Shedd Aquarium by bus, 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 130 bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the line 130 bus from Clinton & Quincy to Solidarity Drive & Aquarium 130

$2 - $3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chicago Union Station to Shedd Aquarium 3 miles

$13 - $16

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Chicago Union Station to Shedd Aquarium 3 miles

$8 - $13

Walk  •  40 min

  1. Walk from Chicago Union Station to Shedd Aquarium 2.1 miles

Bikeshare  •  26 min

  1. Cycle from Canal St & Adams St to Shedd Aquarium 2.4 miles

$7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago Union Station to Shedd Aquarium is to line 130 bus which costs $2 - $3 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago Union Station to Shedd Aquarium is to taxi which costs $13 - $16 and takes 6 min.

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The distance between Chicago Union Station and Shedd Aquarium is 2 miles.

The line 130 bus from Clinton & Quincy to Solidarity Drive & Aquarium takes 21 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Clinton & Quincy and arriving at Solidarity Drive & Aquarium. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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

Chicago Transit (CTA) operates a bus from Chicago Union Station to Shedd Aquarium hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 21 min.

Bus operators
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Chicago Union Station to Shedd Aquarium
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$8 - $13
uberX
$9 - $13
uberXL
$16 - $21
UberSELECT
$18 - $23
UberBLACK
$19 - $25
SUV
$28 - $40
Divvy
Website
divvybikes.com
Bike from Canal St & Adams St to Shedd Aquarium
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7
Bikeshare
$7
Taxi from Chicago Union Station to Shedd Aquarium
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$13 - $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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