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

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Recommended option

Line 806 bus, train  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the line 806 bus from Route 12/Meade to Mc Henry Metra Station 806
  2. Take the train from McHenry to Barrington Up-Nw

$7 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 806 bus, train via Crystal Lake Metra  •  1 h 51 min

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

$6 - $8

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fox Lake to Barrington 17.8 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Fox Lake to Barrington 17.8 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  25 min

  1. Take an Uber from Fox Lake to Barrington 17.8 miles

$22 - $30

Questions & Answers

The distance between Fox Lake and Barrington is 17 miles. The road distance is 17.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Fox Lake to Barrington without a car is to line 806 bus and train which takes 1 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Fox Lake to Barrington, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fox Lake to Barrington is 18 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Fox Lake to Barrington.

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Map of how to get from Fox Lake to Barrington.
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  • Distance: 17 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 50 min

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

There is no direct connection from Fox Lake to Barrington. However, you can take the line 806 bus to Mc Henry Metra Station, take the walk to McHenry, then take the train to Barrington. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Fox Lake to Barrington via Crystal Lake Metra and Crystal Lake in around 1 h 51 min.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from McHenry to Barrington
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Train from Crystal Lake to Barrington
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
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 Mc Henry Metra Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
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 Barrington
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $30
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uber.com
UberPool
$22 - $30
UberX
$24 - $35
UberXL
$40 - $55
Select
$45 - $60
Black
$70 - $95
Black SUV
$90 - $120
Taxi from Fox Lake to Barrington
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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