There are 7 ways to get from John Hancock Center to Shedd Aquarium by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Subway  •  32 min

  1. Take the subway from Chicago-Red to Roosevelt Red Line

$2 - $3

Cheapest option

Line 146 bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the line 146 bus from Michigan & Delaware to Solidarity Drive & Aquarium 146

$2 - $3

5 alternative options

Line 146 bus via Michigan & Superior  •  40 min

  1. Take the line 146 bus from Michigan & Superior to Solidarity Drive & Aquarium 146

$2 - $3

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from John Hancock Center to Shedd Aquarium 4.2 miles

$16 - $20

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from John Hancock Center to Shedd Aquarium 4.2 miles

$7 - $12

Walk  •  59 min

  1. Walk from John Hancock Center to Shedd Aquarium 3.1 miles

Bikeshare  •  40 min

  1. Cycle from Mies Van Der Rohe Way & Chestnut St to Shedd Aquarium 3.6 miles

$7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from John Hancock Center to Shedd Aquarium is to line 146 bus which costs $2 - $3 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from John Hancock Center to Shedd Aquarium is to taxi which costs $16 - $20 and takes 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Michigan & Delaware and arriving at Solidarity Drive & Aquarium. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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The distance between John Hancock Center and Shedd Aquarium is 2 miles.

The best way to get from John Hancock Center to Shedd Aquarium without a car is to subway which takes 32 min and costs $2 - $3.

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The subway from Chicago-Red to Roosevelt takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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John Hancock Center to Shedd Aquarium bus services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), depart from Michigan & Delaware station.

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John Hancock Center to Shedd Aquarium bus services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), arrive at Solidarity Drive & Aquarium station.

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There are 556+ hotels available in Shedd Aquarium. Prices start at $105 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from John Hancock Center to Shedd Aquarium.
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  • Distance: 2.2 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

What companies run services between John Hancock Center, IL, USA and Shedd Aquarium, IL, USA?

Chicago Transit (CTA) operates a bus from John Hancock Center to Shedd Aquarium every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 31 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
transitchicago.com
Bus from Michigan & Delaware to Solidarity Drive & Aquarium
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Bus from Michigan & Superior to Solidarity Drive & Aquarium
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from John Hancock Center to Shedd Aquarium
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$7 - $12
UberX
$8 - $12
UberXL
$15 - $20
Select
$16 - $22
Black
$23 - $30
Black SUV
$30 - $45
Divvy
Phone
1-855-553-4889
Website
divvybikes.com
Bike from Mies Van Der Rohe Way & Chestnut St to Shedd Aquarium
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7
More information at
divvybikes.com
Bikeshare
$7
Taxi from John Hancock Center to Shedd Aquarium
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Flash Cab
Phone
+1 773-561-4444
Website
flashcab.com
Yellow Cab Chicago
Phone
+1 312-829-4222
Website
facebook.com
https://www.cityofchicago.org/
Website
cityofchicago.org
Checker
Phone
+1 312-243-2537
Website
checkertaxichicago.com

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