There are 6 ways to get from Naperville to Joliet by bus, train, 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.

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Bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Downers Grove Metra to Ottawa St & Jefferson St 834

$6 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 722 bus, bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the line 722 bus from Washington St & Ogden Ave to Yorktown Center 722
  2. Take the bus from Yorktown Center to Ottawa St & Jefferson St 834

$2

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Naperville to Chicago Union Station Bnsf
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Joliet Union Station Lincoln Service

$29 - $53

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Naperville to Joliet 22.3 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Naperville to Joliet 22.3 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  31 min

  1. Take an Uber from Naperville to Joliet 22.3 miles

$27 - $40

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No, there is no direct bus from Naperville to Joliet. However, there are services departing from Washington St & Ogden Ave and arriving at Ottawa St & Jefferson St via Yorktown Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Naperville to Joliet station. However, there are services departing from Naperville and arriving at Joliet Union Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

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The distance between Naperville and Joliet is 18 miles. The road distance is 22.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Naperville to Joliet without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to get from Naperville to Joliet, including transfers.

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Naperville to Joliet bus services, operated by Pace Bus, depart from Washington St & Ogden Ave station.

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Naperville to Joliet train services, operated by Metra, depart from Naperville station.

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The best way to get from Naperville to Joliet is to bus which takes 2 h 22 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 24 min.

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Naperville to Joliet bus services, operated by Pace Bus, arrive at Ottawa St & Jefferson St station.

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Naperville to Joliet train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Joliet Union Station.

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Map of how to get from Naperville to Joliet.
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  • Distance: 18.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 22 min

What companies run services between Naperville, IL, USA and Joliet, IL, USA?

Pace Bus operates a bus from Naperville to Joliet hourly. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 1 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Naperville to Joliet via Chicago Union Station in around 2 h 24 min.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Naperville to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Joliet Union Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Downers Grove Metra to Ottawa St & Jefferson St
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Bus from Washington St & Ogden Ave to Yorktown Center
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Bus from Yorktown Center to Ottawa St & Jefferson St
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Naperville to Joliet
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
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UberPool
$27 - $40
UberX
$29 - $40
UberXL
$50 - $65
Select
$55 - $75
Black
$90 - $120
Black SUV
$110 - $140
Taxi from Naperville to Joliet
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Naerville Dupage Taxi
Phone
+1 630-961-3232
Website
napervilledupagetaxi.com
303 Taxi Naperville
Phone
+1 630-303-0303
Website
303taxi.com
Naperville Vest Taxi
Phone
+1 630-358-4020
Website
napervillebesttaxiinc.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Naperville to Joliet is 22 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Naperville to Joliet.

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