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There are 8 ways to get from Shedd Aquarium to John Hancock Center by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Subway  •  32 min

  1. Take the subway from Roosevelt to Chicago-Red Red Line

$2 - $3

Cheapest option

Line 146 bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the line 146 bus from Solidarity Drive & Aquarium to Michigan & Chestnut 146

$2 - $3

6 alternative options

Line 146 bus, line 147 bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the line 146 bus from Solidarity Drive & Aquarium to State & Randolph 146
  2. Take the line 147 bus from State & Madison to Michigan & Chestnut 146 / ...

$4 - $5

Line 146 bus via Solidarity Dr & Planetarium  •  44 min

  1. Take the line 146 bus from Solidarity Dr & Planetarium to Michigan & Chestnut 146

$2 - $3

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shedd Aquarium to John Hancock Center 4.1 miles

$16 - $19

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Shedd Aquarium to John Hancock Center 4.1 miles

$8 - $12

Walk  •  59 min

  1. Walk from Shedd Aquarium to John Hancock Center 3.1 miles

Bikeshare  •  30 min

  1. Cycle from Shedd Aquarium to Mies Van Der Rohe Way & Chestnut St 3 miles

$7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shedd Aquarium to John Hancock Center is to line 146 bus which costs $2 - $3 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shedd Aquarium to John Hancock Center is to taxi which costs $16 - $19 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Solidarity Drive & Aquarium and arriving at Michigan & Chestnut. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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The distance between Shedd Aquarium and John Hancock Center is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Shedd Aquarium to John Hancock Center without a car is to subway which takes 32 min and costs $2 - $3.

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The subway from Roosevelt to Chicago-Red takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Shedd Aquarium to John Hancock Center bus services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), depart from Solidarity Drive & Aquarium station.

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Shedd Aquarium to John Hancock Center bus services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), arrive at Michigan & Chestnut station.

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There are 702+ hotels available in John Hancock Center. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shedd Aquarium to John Hancock Center.
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  • Distance: 2.2 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

What companies run services between Shedd Aquarium, IL, USA and John Hancock Center, IL, USA?

Chicago Transit (CTA) operates a bus from Shedd Aquarium to John Hancock Center every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 31 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
transitchicago.com
Bus from Solidarity Drive & Aquarium to Michigan & Chestnut
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Bus from Solidarity Drive & Aquarium to State & Randolph
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Bus from State & Madison to Michigan & Chestnut
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Bus from Solidarity Dr & Planetarium to Michigan & Chestnut
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Other operators
Uber Chicago
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Shedd Aquarium to John Hancock Center
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$8 - $12
UberX
$8 - $12
UberXL
$14 - $20
Select
$16 - $22
Black
$23 - $30
Black SUV
$30 - $45
Divvy
Phone
1-855-553-4889
Website
divvybikes.com
Bike from Shedd Aquarium to Mies Van Der Rohe Way & Chestnut St
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7
More information at
divvybikes.com
Bikeshare
$7
Taxi from Shedd Aquarium to John Hancock Center
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$16 - $19
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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