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

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Train  •  49 min

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

$5 - $7

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Line 147 bus, line 213 bus  •  2h 7m

  1. Take the line 147 bus from State & Van Buren to Paulina & Howard Terminal 147 / ...
  2. Take the line 213 bus from Howard CTA Station to Lake-Cook Rd & Turnbull Woods Ct 213

$4 - $8

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chicago to Ravinia 25.9 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Ravinia 25.9 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  29 min

  1. Take an Uber from Chicago to Ravinia 25.9 miles

$34 - $39

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Ravinia is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Ravinia is to taxi which costs $75 - $95 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Ravinia. However, there are services departing from State & Van Buren and arriving at Lake-Cook Rd & Turnbull Woods Ct via Howard CTA Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 7m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago OTC and arriving at Ravinia. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Ravinia is 22 miles. The road distance is 25.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Ravinia without a car is to train which takes 49 min and costs $5 - $7.

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The train from Chicago OTC to Ravinia takes 49 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Chicago to Ravinia bus services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), depart from State & Van Buren station.

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

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The best way to get from Chicago to Ravinia is to train which takes 49 min and costs $5 - $7. Alternatively, you can line 147 bus and line 213 bus, which costs $4 - $8 and takes 2h 7m.

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  • Distance: 21.6 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

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

Metra operates a train from Chicago OTC to Ravinia hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago to Ravinia via Howard CTA Station in around 2h 7m.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago OTC to Ravinia
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Metra
Bus operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
transitchicago.com
Bus from State & Van Buren to Paulina & Howard Terminal
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Howard CTA Station to Lake-Cook Rd & Turnbull Woods Ct
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Chicago to Ravinia
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$34 - $39
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uber.com
UberPool
$34 - $39
UberX
$36 - $40
Comfort
$50 - $60
UberXL
$65 - $75
Select
$70 - $80
Black
$100 - $120
Black SUV
$130 - $150
Taxi from Chicago to Ravinia
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
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 Ravinia bus services, operated by Pace Bus, arrive at Lake-Cook Rd & Turnbull Woods Ct station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Ravinia is 26 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Chicago to Ravinia.

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There are 164+ hotels available in Ravinia. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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