There are 6 ways to get from Millennium Park to Brookfield Zoo by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Brookfield Bnsf

$5 - $6

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Subway, line 331 bus  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the subway from Washington-Blue to Cumberland Blue Line
  2. Take the line 331 bus from Cumberland CTA Station to 31st/McCormick 331

$4 - $6

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Line 4712 bus, line 331 bus  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 4712 bus from Chicago, Il to Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Il 4712 / ...
  2. Take the line 331 bus from Cumberland CTA Station to 31st/McCormick 331

$12 - $22

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Millennium Park to Brookfield Zoo 14 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Millennium Park to Brookfield Zoo 14 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  25 min

  1. Take an Uber from Millennium Park to Brookfield Zoo 14 miles

$18 - $25

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Millennium Park to Brookfield Zoo. However, there are services departing from Madison & Wabash and arriving at 31st/McCormick via Chicago, Il and Cumberland CTA Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago Union Station station and arriving at Brookfield. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Millennium Park and Brookfield Zoo is 12 miles. The road distance is 14 miles.

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The best way to get from Millennium Park to Brookfield Zoo without a car is to train which takes 1 h 21 min and costs .

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The train from Chicago Union Station to Brookfield takes 25 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Millennium Park to Brookfield Zoo bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Chicago, Il station.

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Millennium Park to Brookfield Zoo train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Chicago Union Station.

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The best way to get from Millennium Park to Brookfield Zoo is to train which takes 1 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 4712 bus and line 331 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 56 min.

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Millennium Park to Brookfield Zoo bus services, operated by Pace Bus, arrive at 31st/McCormick station.

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Millennium Park to Brookfield Zoo train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Brookfield station.

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Map of how to get from Millennium Park to Brookfield Zoo.
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  • Distance: 11.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 21 min

What companies run services between Millennium Park, IL, USA and Brookfield Zoo, IL, USA?

Metra operates a train from Millennium Park to Brookfield Zoo hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $6 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Millennium Park to Brookfield Zoo via Madison & Wabash, Harrison & Morgan, Chicago, Il, Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Il, Cumberland CTA Station, and 31st/McCormick in around 2 h 56 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Cumberland CTA Station to 31st/McCormick
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Il
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $12
Flexible
$14 - $18
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Millennium Park to Brookfield Zoo
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$18 - $25
UberX
$19 - $26
UberXL
$35 - $45
Select
$35 - $50
Black
$55 - $75
Black SUV
$75 - $100
Taxi from Millennium Park to Brookfield Zoo
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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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Yes, the driving distance between Millennium Park to Brookfield Zoo is 14 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Millennium Park to Brookfield Zoo.

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There are 668+ hotels available in Brookfield Zoo. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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