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There are 5 ways to get from Chicago to Ravenswood by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  13 min

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

$4 - $6

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Subway  •  25 min

  1. Take the subway from Jackson-Red to Wilson-South Inner Red Line

$2 - $5

3 alternative options

Line 22 bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the line 22 bus from Dearborn & Madison to Clark & Wilson 22

$3

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chicago to Ravenswood 7.7 miles

$26 - $32

Drive  •  10 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Ravenswood 7.7 miles

$1 - $2

Chicago to Ravenswood by trains

The train journey time between Chicago and Ravenswood is around 13 min and covers a distance of around 7 miles. The fastest train normally takes 12 min. Operated by Metra, the Chicago to Ravenswood train service departs from Chicago OTC and arrives in Ravenswood. Typically 141 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
13 min
Fastest train time:
12 min
Trains per week:
141
Cheapest price:
$4
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:35
Last train departs at:
23:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Chicago to Ravenswood train schedules

Chicago → Ravenswood
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ravenswood is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Ravenswood is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Ravenswood is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 8 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Chicago to Ravenswood is to drive, which costs $1 - $2 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Ravenswood is to taxi which costs $26 - $32 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dearborn & Madison and arriving at Clark & Wilson. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago OTC and arriving at Ravenswood. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Ravenswood is 7 miles. The road distance is 7.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Ravenswood without a car is to train which takes 13 min and costs $4 - $6.

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The train from Chicago OTC to Ravenswood takes 13 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Chicago to Ravenswood bus services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), depart from Dearborn & Madison station.

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Chicago to Ravenswood train services, operated by Metra, depart from Chicago OTC station.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Ravenswood is to train which takes 13 min and costs $4 - $6. Alternatively, you can line 22 bus, which costs $3 and takes 45 min.

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  • Distance: 6.6 miles
  • Duration: 13 min

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Ravenswood, IL, USA?

Metra operates a train from Chicago OTC to Ravenswood hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 13 min. Alternatively, Chicago Transit (CTA) operates a bus from Dearborn & Madison to Clark & Wilson every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago OTC to Ravenswood
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Metra
Bus operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Other operators
Taxi from Chicago to Ravenswood
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Yellow Cab Chicago
Phone
+1 312-829-4222
Website
facebook.com
Flash Cab
Phone
+1 773-561-4444
Checker
Phone
+1 312-243-2537
Website
checkertaxichicago.com

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Chicago to Ravenswood bus services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), arrive at Clark & Wilson station.

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Chicago to Ravenswood train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Ravenswood station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Ravenswood is 8 miles. It takes approximately 10 min to drive from Chicago to Ravenswood.

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There are 335+ hotels available in Ravenswood. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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