There are 4 ways to get from Chicago to Randolph & Columbus by bus, train, taxi or foot
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Line 4 bus • 5 min
3 alternative options
Train • 6 min
$3 - $5
Taxi • 1 min
$5 - $7
Walk • 18 min
Chicago to Randolph & Columbus by bus
The bus journey time between Chicago and Randolph & Columbus is around 4 min and covers a distance of around 2549 feet. The fastest bus normally takes 3 min. Operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), the Chicago to Randolph & Columbus bus service departs from Michigan & Monroe and arrives in Columbus & Randolph. Typically 1011 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Chicago to Randolph & Columbus bus schedules
Buses departing Tuesday, August 3, 2021
Buses departing Wednesday, August 4, 2021
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Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Randolph & Columbus is to line 4 bus which costs $3 and takes 5 min.
The quickest way to get from Chicago to Randolph & Columbus is to taxi which costs $5 - $7 and takes 1 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Michigan & Monroe and arriving at Columbus & Randolph. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Van Buren St. and arriving at Millennium Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 min.
The distance between Chicago and Randolph & Columbus is 3637 feet.
The best way to get from Chicago to Randolph & Columbus without a car is to line 4 bus which takes 5 min and costs $3.
The line 4 bus from Michigan & Monroe to Columbus & Randolph takes 5 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.
Chicago to Randolph & Columbus bus services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), depart from Michigan & Monroe station.
Chicago to Randolph & Columbus train services, operated by Metra, depart from Van Buren St. station.
The best way to get from Chicago to Randolph & Columbus is to line 4 bus which takes 5 min and costs $3. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $3 - $5 and takes 6 min.
What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Randolph & Columbus, IL, USA?
Chicago Transit (CTA) operates a bus from Michigan & Monroe to Columbus & Randolph every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 5 min. Alternatively, Metra operates a train from Van Buren St. to Millennium Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 6 min.
Bus from Michigan & Monroe to Columbus & Randolph
- Ave. Duration
- 5 min
- Every 15 minutes
- Estimated price
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Chicago to Randolph & Columbus bus services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), arrive at Columbus & Randolph station.
Chicago to Randolph & Columbus train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Millennium Station.
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