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There are 4 ways to get from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Evanston by bus, subway, train, taxi or car

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Line 250 bus

  1. Take the line 250 bus from O'Hare Multi-Modal Facility to Dempster St & Wesley Ave

3 alternative options

Subway, train

  1. Take the subway from Rosemont to Irving Park-Blue
  2. Take the train from Clybourn to Evanston

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Evanston

Drive

  1. Drive from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Evanston

Rosemont Station (CTA) to Evanston by bus

The bus journey time between Rosemont Station (CTA) and Evanston is around 1h 28m and covers a distance of around 17 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 18 min. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 6m. Operated by Pace Bus, the Rosemont Station (CTA) to Evanston bus service departs from Rosemont CTA Station and arrives in Dempster St & Wesley Ave. Typically 223 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average bus journey times

Time on bus:
1h 10m
Layover time:
18 min
Total time:
1h 28m

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
1h 6m
Bus distance:
17 miles
Buses per week:
223
Cheapest price:
$2
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
05:01
Last bus departs at:
21:39

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Rosemont Station (CTA) to Evanston bus schedules

Rosemont Station (CTA) → Evanston
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Yes, travel within United States is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Evanston is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Evanston is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Evanston is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 14 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Evanston is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Evanston is to taxi which costs $40 - $50 and takes 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rosemont Station (CTA) station to Evanston. However, there are services departing from Rosemont CTA Station and arriving at Dempster St & Wesley Ave via O'Hare Multi-Modal Facility. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 27m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Evanston. However, there are services departing from Rosemont and arriving at Evanston via Irving Park and Clybourn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 49m.

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The distance between Rosemont Station (CTA) and Evanston is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Evanston without a car is to line 250 bus which takes 1h 27m and costs $2 - $5.

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It takes approximately 1h 27m to get from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Evanston, including transfers.

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Rosemont Station (CTA) to Evanston bus services, operated by Pace Bus, depart from O'Hare Multi-Modal Facility station.

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Rosemont Station (CTA) to Evanston train services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), depart from Rosemont station.

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Rosemont Station (CTA) to Evanston bus services, operated by Pace Bus, arrive at Dempster St & Wesley Ave station.

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Map of how to get from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Evanston.
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  • Distance: 9.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 27m

What companies run services between Rosemont Station (CTA), IL, USA and Evanston, IL, USA?

Pace Bus operates a bus from O'Hare Multi-Modal Facility to Dempster St & Wesley Ave every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 59 min.

Train operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
transitchicago.com
Subway from Rosemont to Irving Park-Blue
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Child/Senior/Disabled
$2
Adult
$2 - $5
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Clybourn to Evanston
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
Metra
Bus operators
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from O'Hare Multi-Modal Facility to Dempster St & Wesley Ave
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Evanston
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Executive Taxi
Phone
+1 217-637-8808
303 Taxi
Phone
+1 847-303-0303
Website
303taxi.com
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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Rosemont Station (CTA) to Evanston train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Evanston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rosemont Station (CTA) to Evanston is 12 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Evanston.

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