There are 5 ways to get from Chicago to Ravinia by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar
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Train • 49 min
$5 - $8
Line 147 bus, line 213 bus • 2 h 9 min
3 alternative options
Taxi • 29 min
$75 - $95
Drive • 29 min
$2 - $4
Uber • 29 min
$30 - $40
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Ravinia is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 29 min.
The quickest way to get from Chicago to Ravinia is to taxi which costs $75 - $95 and takes 29 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Ravinia. However, there are services departing from Congress Plaza & Michigan and arriving at Lake-Cook/Chicago Botanic Garden via Howard CTA Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 9 min.
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.
The distance between Chicago and Ravinia is 22 miles. The road distance is 25.9 miles.
The best way to get from Chicago to Ravinia without a car is to train which takes 49 min and costs $5 - $8.
The train from Chicago OTC to Ravinia takes 49 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Chicago to Ravinia bus services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), depart from Congress Plaza & Michigan station.
Chicago to Ravinia train services, operated by Metra, depart from Chicago OTC station.
The best way to get from Chicago to Ravinia is to train which takes 49 min and costs $5 - $8. Alternatively, you can line 147 bus and line 213 bus, which costs $4 - $5 and takes 2 h 9 min.
What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Ravinia, IL, USA?
Metra operates a train from Chicago to Ravinia hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago to Ravinia via Paulina & Howard Terminal and Howard CTA Station in around 2 h 9 min.
Bus from Congress Plaza & Michigan to Paulina & Howard Terminal
- Ave. Duration
- 56 min
- Every 5 minutes
- Estimated price
- $2 - $3
- Schedules at
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More Questions & Answers
Chicago to Ravinia bus services, operated by Pace Bus, arrive at Lake-Cook/Chicago Botanic Garden station.
Chicago to Ravinia train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Ravinia station.
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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