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There are 5 ways to get from West Town to Chicago (Station) by train, subway, bus, taxi or foot

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

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Train

  1. Take the train from Western Ave to Chicago Union Station

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Subway

  1. Take the subway from Division to Clinton-Blue

3 alternative options

Line 56 bus

  1. Take the line 56 bus from Milwaukee & Division to Washington & Canal

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from West Town to Chicago (Station)

Walk

  1. Walk from West Town to Chicago (Station)

West Town to Chicago (Station) by train

The train journey time between West Town and Chicago (Station) is around 14 min and covers a distance of around 3 miles. The fastest train normally takes 11 min. Operated by Metra, the West Town to Chicago (Station) train service departs from Western Ave and arrives in Chicago Union Station. Typically 284 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Train route information

Average train time:
14 min
Fastest train time:
11 min
Train distance:
3 miles
Trains per week:
284
Cheapest price:
$3
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:00
Last train departs at:
23:43

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

West Town to Chicago (Station) train schedules

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from West Town to Chicago (Station) is to subway, which costs $1 - $5 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from West Town to Chicago (Station) is to taxi which costs $11 - $13 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Milwaukee & Division and arriving at Washington & Canal. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Western Ave and arriving at Chicago Union Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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The distance between West Town and Chicago (Station) is 2 miles.

The best way to get from West Town to Chicago (Station) without a car is to train which takes 14 min and costs $3 - $5.

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The train from Western Ave to Chicago Union Station takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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West Town to Chicago (Station) bus services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), depart from Milwaukee & Division station.

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West Town to Chicago (Station) train services, operated by Metra, depart from Western Ave station.

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The best way to get from West Town to Chicago (Station) is to train which takes 14 min and costs $3 - $5. Alternatively, you can line 56 bus, which costs $1 - $3 and takes 21 min.

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Map of how to get from West Town to Chicago (Station).
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  • Distance: 2.1 miles
  • Duration: 14 min

What companies run services between West Town, IL, USA and Chicago (Station), IL, USA?

Metra operates a train from Western Ave to Chicago Union Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 14 min. Alternatively, Chicago Transit (CTA) operates a bus from Milwaukee & Division to Washington & Canal every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 13 min.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Western Ave to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Metra
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
transitchicago.com
Subway from Division to Clinton-Blue
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Child/Senior/Disabled
$2
Adult
$2 - $5
Bus operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
transitchicago.com
Bus from Milwaukee & Division to Washington & Canal
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Child/Senior/Disabled
$2
Adult
$3
Other operators
Taxi from West Town to Chicago (Station)
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$11 - $13
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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West Town to Chicago (Station) bus services, operated by Chicago Transit (CTA), arrive at Washington & Canal station.

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West Town to Chicago (Station) train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Chicago Union Station.

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