There are 4 ways to get from Chicago to Racine by train, bus, subway or car

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Train  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago OTC to Kenosha Up-N

$39 - $51

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Subway, bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the subway from Jackson-Blue to O'Hare Blue Line
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Racine, WI Airport Express from Chicago O'hare / ...

$37 - $53

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Bus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Station, Jackson & Canal to Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport Champaign to Chicago Area NORTH
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Racine, WI Airport Express from Chicago O'hare / ...

$48 - $63

Drive  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Racine 77.1 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Racine is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Racine is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Racine is 60 miles. The road distance is 77.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Racine without a car is to train which takes 2 h 2 min and costs $35 - $55.

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It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to get from Chicago to Racine, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Racine is to train which takes 2 h 2 min and costs $35 - $55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $45 - $65 and takes 2 h 49 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Racine is 77 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to drive from Chicago to Racine.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Racine. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 59.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 2 min

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Racine, WI, USA?

Metra operates a train from Chicago to Racine every 4 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago to Racine via Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport, Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport, Racine, WI, and Case High School in around 2 h 49 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Union Station, Jackson & Canal to Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com

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