There are 5 ways to get from Fox Lake to Arlington Heights by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 806 bus, train  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 806 bus from Route 12/Meade to Crystal Lake Metra 806
  2. Take the train from Crystal Lake to Arlington Heights Up-Nw

$7 - $9

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Fox Lake to Chicago Union Station Md-N
  2. Take the train from Chicago OTC to Arlington Heights Up-Nw

$15 - $18

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fox Lake to Arlington Heights 26.4 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Fox Lake to Arlington Heights 26.4 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  37 min

  1. Take an Uber from Fox Lake to Arlington Heights 26.4 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Fox Lake to Arlington Heights. However, there are services departing from Fox Lake and arriving at Arlington Heights via Chicago OTC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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The distance between Fox Lake and Arlington Heights is 24 miles. The road distance is 26.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Fox Lake to Arlington Heights without a car is to line 806 bus and train which takes 2 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to get from Fox Lake to Arlington Heights, including transfers.

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Fox Lake to Arlington Heights train services, operated by Metra, depart from Fox Lake station.

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Fox Lake to Arlington Heights train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Arlington Heights station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fox Lake to Arlington Heights is 26 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Fox Lake to Arlington Heights.

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There are 209+ hotels available in Arlington Heights. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fox Lake to Arlington Heights.
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  • Distance: 23.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 9 min

What companies run services between Fox Lake, IL, USA and Arlington Heights, IL, USA?

You can take a train from Fox Lake to Arlington Heights via Chicago Union Station and Chicago OTC in around 3 h 5 min.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Crystal Lake to Arlington Heights
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Train from Fox Lake to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago OTC to Arlington Heights
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Route 12/Meade to Crystal Lake Metra
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Fox Lake to Arlington Heights
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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uber.com
UberPool
$30 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
UberXL
$60 - $75
Select
$65 - $85
Black
$100 - $130
Black SUV
$130 - $170
Taxi from Fox Lake to Arlington Heights
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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