There are 3 ways to get from Chicago to Wood Dale by train, taxi or car
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Chicago to Wood Dale by train
The train journey time between Chicago and Wood Dale is around 37 min and covers a distance of around 19 miles. The fastest train normally takes 32 min. Operated by Metra, the Chicago to Wood Dale train service departs from Chicago Union Station and arrives in Wood Dale. Typically 119 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
Train route information
First and last trains
The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Chicago to Wood Dale train schedules
Trains departing Monday, September 27, 2021
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Wood Dale is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 28 min.
The quickest way to get from Chicago to Wood Dale is to taxi which costs $60 - $75 and takes 28 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago Union Station station and arriving at Wood Dale. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.
The distance between Chicago and Wood Dale is 19 miles. The road distance is 23.2 miles.
The best way to get from Chicago to Wood Dale without a car is to train which takes 38 min and costs $4 - $7.
The train from Chicago Union Station to Wood Dale takes 38 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Chicago to Wood Dale train services, operated by Metra, depart from Chicago Union Station.
Chicago to Wood Dale train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Wood Dale station.
Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Wood Dale is 23 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Chicago to Wood Dale.
There are 245+ hotels available in Wood Dale. Prices start at $100 USD per night.
What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Wood Dale, IL, USA?
Metra operates a train from Chicago Union Station to Wood Dale hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 38 min.
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