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There are 5 ways to get from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Northwestern University by bus, subway, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 250 bus

  1. Take the line 250 bus from O'Hare Multi-Modal Facility to Davis CTA Station

Cheapest option

Subway

  1. Take the subway from Rosemont to Clark/Lake
  2. Take the subway from Clark/Lake to Foster

3 alternative options

Subway, train

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

Taxi

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

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  1. Drive from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Northwestern University

Rosemont Station (CTA) to Northwestern University by bus and walk

The journey time between Rosemont Station (CTA) and Northwestern University is around 1h 34m and covers a distance of around 19 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 19 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 10m. Operated by Pace Bus, the Rosemont Station (CTA) to Northwestern University service departs from Rosemont CTA Station and arrives in Northwestern University. Typically 205 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 15m
Layover time:
19 min
Total time:
1h 34m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 10m
Journey distance:
19 miles
Services per week:
205
Cheapest price:
$2
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

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

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Rosemont Station (CTA) to Northwestern University bus and walk schedules

Departing Monday, September 27, 2021

Rosemont Station (CTA) → Northwestern University
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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 Northwestern University is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Northwestern University is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Northwestern University is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 22 Sep 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Northwestern University is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Northwestern University is to taxi which costs $40 - $55 and takes 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rosemont Station (CTA) station to Northwestern University station. However, there are services departing from Rosemont CTA Station and arriving at Davis CTA Station via O'Hare Multi-Modal Facility. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 49m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Northwestern University. However, there are services departing from Rosemont and arriving at Evanston via Irving Park and Clybourn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 8m.

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It is 11 miles from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Northwestern University. It is approximately 13.5 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Northwestern University without a car is to line 250 bus which takes 1h 49m and costs $2 - $5.

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It takes approximately 1h 49m to get from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Northwestern University, including transfers.

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

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

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Rosemont Station (CTA) to Northwestern University bus services, operated by Pace Bus, arrive at Davis CTA Station.

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Map of how to get from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Northwestern University.
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  • Distance: 10.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 49m

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

Pace Bus operates a bus from O'Hare Multi-Modal Facility to Davis CTA Station every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 1h 4m. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Northwestern University via Clark/Lake and Foster in around 2h 9m.

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
Subway from Rosemont to Clark/Lake
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Child/Senior/Disabled
$2
Adult
$2 - $5
Subway from Clark/Lake to Foster
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Child/Senior/Disabled
$0
Adult
$0
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Irving Park to Clybourn
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Metra
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 Davis CTA Station
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Northwestern University
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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 Northwestern University train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Evanston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rosemont Station (CTA) to Northwestern University is 14 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Northwestern University.

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