There are 6 ways to get from Chicago to Stateville Prison by bus, train, subway, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Station to Jefferson/Ottawa 755

$4

5 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from LaSalle Street to Joliet Ri

$5

Subway, line 379 bus, line 832 bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the subway from Harold Washington Library to Midway
  2. Take the line 379 bus from Midway CTA Station to Herion Way at Wheeler 379
  3. Take the line 832 bus from Herion & Wheeler to Stateville Prison 832

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chicago to Stateville Prison 36.3 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Stateville Prison 36.3 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  44 min

  1. Take an Uber from Chicago to Stateville Prison 36.3 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Stateville Prison is to bus which costs $4 and takes 2 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Stateville Prison is to taxi which costs $100 - $130 and takes 44 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Stateville Prison is 32 miles. The road distance is 36.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Chicago to Stateville Prison, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago station to Stateville Prison. However, there are services departing from Union Station and arriving at Stateville Prison via Scott St & Van Buren St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

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What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Stateville Prison, IL, USA?

Pace Bus operates a bus from Chicago to Stateville Prison 5 times a week. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min. Alternatively, Metra operates a train from Chicago to Stateville Prison hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Union Station to Jefferson/Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Bus from Midway CTA Station to Herion Way at Wheeler
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Bus from Herion & Wheeler to Stateville Prison
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Chicago to Stateville Prison
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$40 - $60
uberX
$45 - $60
uberXL
$80 - $110
UberSELECT
$90 - $120
UberBLACK
$140 - $180
SUV
$170 - $220
Taxi from Chicago to Stateville Prison
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Flash Cab
Phone
+1 773-561-4444
Website
flashcab.com
Yellow Cab Chicago
Phone
+1 312-829-4222
Website
facebook.com
https://www.cityofchicago.org/
Website
cityofchicago.org
Checker
Phone
+1 312-243-2537
Website
checkertaxichicago.com

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