There are 4 ways to get from Navy Pier to Shedd Aquarium by bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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Line 29 bus, line 146 bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 29 bus from Navy Pier Terminal to State & Harrison/Ida B Wells Drive 29 / ...
  2. Take the line 146 bus from State & Harrison/Ida B Wells Drive to Solidarity Drive & Aquarium 146

$2

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Navy Pier to Shedd Aquarium 4 miles

$13 - $16

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Navy Pier to Shedd Aquarium 4 miles

$9 - $12

Walk  •  51 min

  1. Walk from Navy Pier to Shedd Aquarium 2.7 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Navy Pier to Shedd Aquarium is to line 29 bus and line 146 bus which costs $3 and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Navy Pier to Shedd Aquarium is to taxi which costs $13 - $16 and takes 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Navy Pier to Shedd Aquarium. However, there are services departing from Navy Pier Terminal and arriving at Solidarity Drive & Aquarium via State & Harrison/Ida B Wells Drive. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 56 min.

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The distance between Navy Pier and Shedd Aquarium is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Navy Pier to Shedd Aquarium without a car is to line 29 bus and line 146 bus which takes 56 min and costs $3.

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from Navy Pier to Shedd Aquarium, including transfers.

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Navy Pier to Shedd Aquarium bus services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), depart from Navy Pier Terminal station.

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

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There are 860+ hotels available in Shedd Aquarium. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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

You can take a bus from Navy Pier to Shedd Aquarium via Navy Pier Terminal, State & Harrison/Ida B Wells Drive, and Solidarity Drive & Aquarium in around 56 min.

Bus operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
transitchicago.com
Bus from Navy Pier Terminal to State & Harrison/Ida B Wells Drive
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Bus from State & Harrison/Ida B Wells Drive to Solidarity Drive & Aquarium
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Navy Pier to Shedd Aquarium
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$9 - $12
UberX
$10 - $12
Comfort
$16 - $19
UberXL
$17 - $19
Select
$19 - $22
Black
$28 - $32
Black SUV
$40 - $45
Taxi from Navy Pier to Shedd Aquarium
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Yellow Cab Chicago
Phone
+1 312-829-4222
Website
facebook.com
Flash Cab
Phone
+1 773-561-4444
Checker
Phone
+1 312-243-2537
Website
checkertaxichicago.com

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