There are 5 ways to get from Chicago to Glendale Heights by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Train  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago OTC to Glen Ellyn Up-W

$5

Cheapest option

Line 60 bus, line 322 bus, line 715 bus  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 60 bus from Harrison & Jefferson to 54th/Cermak Pink Line Station 60
  2. Take the line 322 bus from 54th Ave./Cermak to Yorktown Center 322
  3. Take the line 715 bus from Yorktown Center to Glen Ellyn/Winthrop 715

$4

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chicago to Glendale Heights 26 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Glendale Heights 26 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  33 min

  1. Take an Uber from Chicago to Glendale Heights 26 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Glendale Heights is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Glendale Heights is to taxi which takes 33 min and costs $75 - $95.

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The distance between Chicago and Glendale Heights is 36 km. The road distance is 42 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to get from Chicago to Glendale Heights, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Glendale Heights. However, there are services departing from Harrison & Jefferson and arriving at Glen Ellyn/Winthrop via 54th Ave./Cermak and Yorktown Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 28 min.

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What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Glendale Heights, IL, USA?

Metra operates a train from Chicago to Glendale Heights hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago to Glendale Heights via 54th/Cermak Pink Line Station, 54th Ave./Cermak, and Yorktown Center in around 3 h 28 min.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago OTC to Glen Ellyn
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from 54th Ave./Cermak to Yorktown Center
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Bus from Yorktown Center to Glen Ellyn/Winthrop
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Chicago to Glendale Heights
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$30 - $45
uberX
$35 - $45
uberXL
$60 - $80
UberSELECT
$65 - $85
UberBLACK
$100 - $130
SUV
$120 - $160
Taxi from Chicago to Glendale Heights
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
https://www.cityofchicago.org/
Website
cityofchicago.org
Checker
Phone
+1 312-243-2537
Website
checkertaxichicago.com
Yellow Cab Chicago
Phone
+1 312-829-4222
Website
facebook.com
Flash Cab
Phone
+1 773-561-4444
Website
flashcab.com

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