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

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Train, taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Fox Lake to Lake Forest Md-N
  2. Take a taxi from Lake Forest to Vernon Hills

$34 - $42

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Train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Fox Lake to Chicago Union Station Md-N
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Vernon Hills Ncs

$12 - $14

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fox Lake to Vernon Hills 18.3 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Fox Lake to Vernon Hills 18.3 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  27 min

  1. Take an Uber from Fox Lake to Vernon Hills 18.3 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Fox Lake to Vernon Hills. However, there are services departing from Fox Lake and arriving at Vernon Hills via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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The distance between Fox Lake and Vernon Hills is 16 miles. The road distance is 18.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Fox Lake to Vernon Hills without a car is to train and taxi which takes 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 48 min to get from Fox Lake to Vernon Hills, including transfers.

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

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Fox Lake to Vernon Hills train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Vernon Hills station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fox Lake to Vernon Hills is 18 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Fox Lake to Vernon Hills.

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There are 158+ hotels available in Vernon Hills. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fox Lake to Vernon Hills.
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  • Distance: 16.2 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

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

You can take a train from Fox Lake to Vernon Hills via Chicago Union Station in around 3 h 35 min.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Fox Lake to Lake Forest
Ave. Duration
34 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 Union Station to Vernon Hills
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Fox Lake to Vernon Hills
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$23 - $35
UberX
$24 - $35
UberXL
$40 - $55
Select
$45 - $65
Black
$75 - $95
Black SUV
$95 - $120
Taxi from Lake Forest to Vernon Hills
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
303 Taxi
Phone
+1 847-303-0303
Website
303taxi.com
https://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en.html
Website
cityofchicago.org
Executive Taxi
Phone
+1 217-637-8808
Pink Taxi
Phone
+1 847-940-TAXI
Website
pinktaxi.org

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