There are 5 ways to get from Chicago to Ravenswood by train, subway, bus, taxi or car
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Train • 13 min
$4 - $6
Subway • 25 min
$2 - $5
3 alternative options
Line 22 bus • 45 min
Taxi • 10 min
$26 - $32
Drive • 10 min
$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
First and last trains
The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Chicago to Ravenswood train schedules
Trains departing Saturday, June 12, 2021
Trains departing Sunday, June 13, 2021
Trains departing Monday, June 14, 2021
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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.
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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.
The quickest way to get from Chicago to Ravenswood is to taxi which costs $26 - $32 and takes 10 min.
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.
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.
The distance between Chicago and Ravenswood is 7 miles. The road distance is 7.7 miles.
The best way to get from Chicago to Ravenswood without a car is to train which takes 13 min and costs $4 - $6.
The train from Chicago OTC to Ravenswood takes 13 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Chicago to Ravenswood bus services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), depart from Dearborn & Madison station.
Chicago to Ravenswood train services, operated by Metra, depart from Chicago OTC station.
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.
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.
Subway from Jackson-Red to Wilson-South Inner
- Ave. Duration
- 25 min
- Every 10 minutes
- Estimated price
- $2 - $5
- Schedules at
Bus from Dearborn & Madison to Clark & Wilson
- Ave. Duration
- 45 min
- Every 15 minutes
- Estimated price
- Schedules at
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More Questions & Answers
Chicago to Ravenswood bus services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), arrive at Clark & Wilson station.
Chicago to Ravenswood train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Ravenswood station.
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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