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There are 4 ways to get from Chicago to Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 850 bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the line 850 bus from Michigan/Van Buren to Burr Ridge Park-n-Ride 850 / ...

3 alternative options

Train  •  1h 1m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove Bnsf

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chicago to Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve 23.3 miles

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve 23.3 miles
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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve is to taxi which costs $60 - $75 and takes 27 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve is 21 miles. The road distance is 23.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve without a car is to line 850 bus which takes 45 min and costs $17 - $23.

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It takes approximately 45 min to get from Chicago to Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve is to line 850 bus which takes 45 min and costs $17 - $23. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $22 - $29 and takes 1h 1m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve is 23 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Chicago to Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve.

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There are 164+ hotels available in Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 20.8 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve, IL, USA?

Pace Bus operates a bus from Michigan/Van Buren to Burr Ridge Park-n-Ride every 3 hours. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, Metra operates a train from Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 50 min.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Downers Grove
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Metra
Bus operators
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Michigan/Van Buren to Burr Ridge Park-n-Ride
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chicago to Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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