There are 5 ways to get from Frankfort to Northwestern University by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Mokena to LaSalle Street Ri
  2. Take the subway from LaSalle/Van Buren to Foster Purple Line

$22 - $30

4 alternative options

Line 386 bus, line 62 bus, line 22 bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 386 bus from DeVry University to Midway CTA Station 386
  2. Take the line 62 bus from Archer & Cicero to Dearborn & Madison 62
  3. Take the line 22 bus from Dearborn & Madison to Paulina & Howard Terminal 22 / ...

$37 - $45

Taxi  •  58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Frankfort to Northwestern University 50.3 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Frankfort to Northwestern University 50.3 miles

$4 - $8

Uber  •  58 min

  1. Take an Uber from Frankfort to Northwestern University 50.3 miles

$55 - $75

Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankfort and Northwestern University is 40 miles. The road distance is 50.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Frankfort to Northwestern University without a car is to train and subway which takes 2 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to get from Frankfort to Northwestern University, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfort to Northwestern University is 50 miles. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Frankfort to Northwestern University.

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Map of how to get from Frankfort to Northwestern University.
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  • Distance: 39.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 35 min

What companies run services between Frankfort, IL, USA and Northwestern University, IL, USA?

You can take a bus from Frankfort to Northwestern University via DeVry University, Midway CTA Station, Midway Orange Line Station, Cicero & Archer, Archer & Cicero, Dearborn & Madison, Paulina & Howard Terminal, and Sheridan & Foster in around 4 h 14 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from DeVry University to Midway CTA Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
transitchicago.com
Bus from Archer & Cicero to Dearborn & Madison
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Bus from Dearborn & Madison to Paulina & Howard Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Frankfort to Northwestern University
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$55 - $75
UberX
$60 - $80
UberXL
$110 - $140
Select
$120 - $150
Black
$190 - $240
Black SUV
$230 - $290
Taxi from Frankfort to Northwestern University
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180

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