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

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Train  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Western Springs Bnsf

$5 - $7

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chicago Union Station to Western Springs 17.6 miles

$55 - $65

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Chicago Union Station to Western Springs 17.6 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  23 min

  1. Take an Uber from Chicago Union Station to Western Springs 17.6 miles

$22 - $30

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago Union Station station and arriving at Western Springs. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

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The distance between Chicago Union Station and Western Springs is 14 miles. The road distance is 17.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago Union Station to Western Springs without a car is to train which takes 34 min and costs .

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The train from Chicago Union Station to Western Springs takes 34 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Chicago Union Station to Western Springs train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Chicago Union Station.

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Chicago Union Station to Western Springs train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Western Springs station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago Union Station to Western Springs is 18 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Chicago Union Station to Western Springs.

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There are 606+ hotels available in Western Springs. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 14.3 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

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

Metra operates a train from Chicago Union Station to Western Springs hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 34 min.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Western Springs
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Chicago Union Station to Western Springs
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$22 - $30
UberX
$24 - $35
UberXL
$40 - $55
Select
$45 - $60
Black
$70 - $95
Black SUV
$90 - $120
Taxi from Chicago Union Station to Western Springs
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$55 - $65
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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