There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Shedd Aquarium by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Train  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Manhattan to Chicago Union Station Sws

$10 - $12

Cheapest option

Train, line 47 bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Manhattan to Wrightwood Sws
  2. Take the line 47 bus from Kedzie Orange Line Station to Lake Park & 47th Street Terminal 47

$9 - $11

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Shedd Aquarium 48.7 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Shedd Aquarium 48.7 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  56 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manhattan to Shedd Aquarium 48.7 miles

$55 - $75

Questions & Answers

The distance between Manhattan and Shedd Aquarium is 36 miles. The road distance is 48.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Shedd Aquarium without a car is to train which takes 1 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Manhattan to Shedd Aquarium, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Shedd Aquarium is 49 miles. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Manhattan to Shedd Aquarium.

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There are 562+ hotels available in Shedd Aquarium. Prices start at $105 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Shedd Aquarium.
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  • Distance: 36.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 58 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, IL, USA and Shedd Aquarium, IL, USA?

Metra operates a train from Manhattan to Shedd Aquarium twice daily. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Manhattan to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Train from Manhattan to Wrightwood
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manhattan to Shedd Aquarium
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$55 - $75
UberX
$60 - $75
UberXL
$100 - $140
Select
$110 - $150
Black
$180 - $230
Black SUV
$230 - $290
Taxi from Manhattan to Shedd Aquarium
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170

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