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There are 5 ways to get from Ogilvie Transportation Center to Brookfield Zoo by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 3 min

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

$5 - $6

Cheapest option

Line 56 bus, line 152 bus, line 331 bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 56 bus from Madison & Clinton to Milwaukee & Addison 56
  2. Take the line 152 bus from Addison & Milwaukee to Addison & Cumberland Terminal 152
  3. Take the line 331 bus from Cumberland/Addison to 31st/McCormick 331

$4

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ogilvie Transportation Center to Brookfield Zoo 12.6 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Ogilvie Transportation Center to Brookfield Zoo 12.6 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  24 min

  1. Take an Uber from Ogilvie Transportation Center to Brookfield Zoo 12.6 miles

$16 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Ogilvie Transportation Center to Brookfield Zoo is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ogilvie Transportation Center to Brookfield Zoo is to taxi which costs $40 - $50 and takes 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ogilvie Transportation Center to Brookfield Zoo. However, there are services departing from Madison & Clinton and arriving at 31st/McCormick via Addison & Milwaukee and Cumberland/Addison. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 30 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 Ogilvie Transportation Center and Brookfield Zoo is 11 miles. The road distance is 12.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Ogilvie Transportation Center to Brookfield Zoo without a car is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs $5 - $6.

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

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Ogilvie Transportation Center to Brookfield Zoo bus services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), depart from Madison & Clinton station.

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Ogilvie Transportation Center to Brookfield Zoo train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Chicago Union Station.

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The best way to get from Ogilvie Transportation Center to Brookfield Zoo is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs $5 - $6. Alternatively, you can line 56 bus and line 152 bus and line 331 bus, which costs $4 - $5 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Ogilvie Transportation Center to Brookfield Zoo.
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  • Distance: 10.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

What companies run services between Ogilvie Transportation Center, IL, USA and Brookfield Zoo, IL, USA?

Metra operates a train from Ogilvie Transportation Center to Brookfield Zoo hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $6 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ogilvie Transportation Center to Brookfield Zoo via Addison & Milwaukee, Addison & Cumberland Terminal, Cumberland/Addison, and 31st/McCormick in around 2 h 30 min.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Brookfield
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
transitchicago.com
Bus from Madison & Clinton to Milwaukee & Addison
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Bus from Addison & Milwaukee to Addison & Cumberland Terminal
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Cumberland/Addison to 31st/McCormick
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Ogilvie Transportation Center to Brookfield Zoo
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$16 - $23
UberX
$17 - $23
UberXL
$30 - $45
Select
$35 - $45
Black
$50 - $70
Black SUV
$70 - $90
Taxi from Ogilvie Transportation Center to Brookfield Zoo
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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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Ogilvie Transportation Center to Brookfield Zoo bus services, operated by Pace Bus, arrive at 31st/McCormick station.

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Ogilvie Transportation Center to Brookfield Zoo train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Brookfield station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ogilvie Transportation Center to Brookfield Zoo is 13 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Ogilvie Transportation Center to Brookfield Zoo.

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