There are 6 ways to get from Shedd Aquarium to Willis Tower by bus, subway, 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

Line 146 bus, subway  •  26 min

  1. Take the line 146 bus from Solidarity Drive & Aquarium to Roosevelt Orange/Red/Green Line Station 146
  2. Take the subway from Roosevelt to Quincy/Wells Orange Line

$4 - $5

Cheapest option

Line 146 bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the line 146 bus from Solidarity Drive & Aquarium to State & Harrison/Congress 146

$2 - $3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shedd Aquarium to Willis Tower 2.4 miles

$11 - $14

Uber  •  4 min

  1. Take an Uber from Shedd Aquarium to Willis Tower 2.4 miles

$5 - $10

Walk  •  37 min

  1. Walk from Shedd Aquarium to Willis Tower 2 miles

Bikeshare  •  24 min

  1. Cycle from Shedd Aquarium to Franklin St & Quincy St 3 miles

$7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shedd Aquarium to Willis Tower is to line 146 bus which costs $2 - $3 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shedd Aquarium to Willis Tower is to taxi which costs $11 - $14 and takes 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Solidarity Drive & Aquarium and arriving at State & Harrison/Congress. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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The distance between Shedd Aquarium and Willis Tower is 1 miles.

The best way to get from Shedd Aquarium to Willis Tower without a car is to line 146 bus and subway which takes 26 min and costs $4 - $6.

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It takes approximately 26 min to get from Shedd Aquarium to Willis Tower, including transfers.

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

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Shedd Aquarium to Willis Tower bus services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), arrive at State & Harrison/Congress station.

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There are 583+ hotels available in Willis Tower. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shedd Aquarium to Willis Tower.
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  • Distance: 1.4 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between Shedd Aquarium, IL, USA and Willis Tower, IL, USA?

Chicago Transit (CTA) operates a bus from Shedd Aquarium to Willis Tower every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 11 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
transitchicago.com
Bus from Solidarity Drive & Aquarium to Roosevelt Orange/Red/Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Bus from Solidarity Drive & Aquarium to State & Harrison/Congress
Ave. Duration
11 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 Willis Tower
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$5 - $10
UberX
$6 - $9
UberXL
$11 - $15
Select
$12 - $17
Black
$16 - $22
Black SUV
$26 - $35
Divvy
Phone
1-855-553-4889
Website
divvybikes.com
Bike from Shedd Aquarium to Franklin St & Quincy St
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7
More information at
divvybikes.com
Bikeshare
$7
Taxi from Shedd Aquarium to Willis Tower
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
$11 - $14
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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