There are 5 ways to get from Chicago to Aurora by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar
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Train • 57 min
$7 - $9
4 alternative options
Bus, line 530 bus • 2 h 26 min
$19 - $26
Taxi • 47 min
$120 - $150
Drive • 47 min
$4 - $6
Uber • 47 min
$45 - $60
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Aurora is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 47 min.
The quickest way to get from Chicago to Aurora is to taxi which costs $120 - $150 and takes 47 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Aurora. However, there are services departing from Chicago, IL and arriving at Broadway & Spring St via Naperville Metra. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago Union Station station and arriving at Aurora. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 57 min.
The distance between Chicago and Aurora is 37 miles. The road distance is 41.9 miles.
The best way to get from Chicago to Aurora without a car is to train which takes 57 min and costs $7 - $9.
The train from Chicago Union Station to Aurora takes 57 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Chicago to Aurora bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, depart from Chicago, IL station.
Chicago to Aurora train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Chicago Union Station.
The best way to get from Chicago to Aurora is to train which takes 57 min and costs $7 - $9. Alternatively, you can bus and line 530 bus, which costs $19 - $26 and takes 2 h 26 min.
What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Aurora, IL, USA?
Metra operates a train from Chicago to Aurora hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $9 and the journey takes 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago to Aurora via Naperville Metra in around 2 h 26 min.
Bus from Chicago, IL to Naperville Amtrak
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More Questions & Answers
Chicago to Aurora bus services, operated by Pace Bus, arrive at Broadway & Spring St station.
Chicago to Aurora train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Aurora station.
Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Aurora is 42 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Chicago to Aurora.
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