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

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Train  •  1 h 37 min

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

$8 - $11

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Fox Lake to Chicago 55.4 miles

$5 - $8

Uber  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Fox Lake to Chicago 55.4 miles

$60 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Fox Lake to Chicago is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fox Lake to Chicago is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Fox Lake and arriving at Chicago Union Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between Fox Lake and Chicago is 46 miles. The road distance is 55.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Fox Lake to Chicago without a car is to train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs $8 - $11.

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The train from Fox Lake to Chicago Union Station takes 1 h 37 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Fox Lake to Chicago is 55 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to drive from Fox Lake to Chicago.

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Map of how to get from Fox Lake to Chicago.
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  • Distance: 46.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 37 min

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

Metra operates a train from Fox Lake to Chicago 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 Chicago
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$60 - $85
UberX
$65 - $85
UberXL
$120 - $150
Select
$130 - $170
Black
$210 - $260
Black SUV
$250 - $320

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