There are 3 ways to get from Fox Lake to Brookfield Zoo by train, car or towncar

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Train  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Fox Lake to Chicago Union Station Md-N

$10 - $12

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Fox Lake to Brookfield Zoo 53.3 miles

$5 - $8

Uber  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Fox Lake to Brookfield Zoo 53.3 miles

$60 - $80

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No, there is no direct train from Fox Lake to Brookfield Zoo. However, there are services departing from Fox Lake and arriving at Brookfield via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 9 min.

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The distance between Fox Lake and Brookfield Zoo is 43 miles. The road distance is 53.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Fox Lake to Brookfield Zoo without a car is to train which takes 3 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Fox Lake to Brookfield Zoo, including transfers.

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Fox Lake to Brookfield Zoo train services, operated by Metra, depart from Fox Lake station.

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Fox Lake to Brookfield Zoo train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Chicago Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fox Lake to Brookfield Zoo is 53 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to drive from Fox Lake to Brookfield Zoo.

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There are 668+ hotels available in Brookfield Zoo. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fox Lake to Brookfield Zoo.
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  • Distance: 43.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

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

Metra operates a train from Fox Lake to Brookfield Zoo hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 37 min.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
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
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Fox Lake to Brookfield Zoo
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $80
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uber.com
UberPool
$60 - $80
UberX
$65 - $85
UberXL
$110 - $150
Select
$120 - $160
Black
$200 - $260
Black SUV
$250 - $310

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