Chicago transportation information

StatisticChicagoIllinoisNational
Airports (within 30 miles of city center)2 (2)10354
Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)1 (8)32711
Average one way commute34min28min26min
Workers who carpool8.9%8.6%9.6%
Workers taking public transportation27.2%8.9%5.1%
Workers who walk to work6.7%3.1%2.8%
Working from home4.4%4.2%4.4%

Did you know?

  • There are 2 airports and 8 Amtrak train stations within 30 miles of the Chicago city center.
  • The average travel time to work in Chicago is 31% higher than the national average.
  • The number of people who take public transportation in Chicago is 437% higher than the national average.
  • The number of people who carpool to work in Chicago is 7% lower than the national average.
  • The number of people who work from home in Chicago is 1% higher than the national average.

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Amtrak stations within 30 miles of Chicago

Chicago
225 S. Canal St.
Chicago IL 60661
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Station Information
  • Located 0.5 miles from Chicago city center
  • This Amtrak station is open
  • Has a ticket office
  • Handles checked baggage
  • Luggage assistance available
  • Wheelchair-accessible path available
  • Public restrooms available
  • Snack bar available
  • No automated teller machines available
  • Public transit connection available
  • Public telephones in the station
Summit
Archer & Center Ave.
Summit IL 60501
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Station Information
  • Located 11.1 miles from Chicago city center
  • This Amtrak station is open
  • Has no ticket office
  • Does not handle checked baggage
  • Luggage assistance not available
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • No public restrooms available
  • No food service facilities
  • No automated teller machines available
  • Public transit connection available
  • Public telephones in the station
La Grange Road
25 W. Burlington Ave.
La Grange IL 60525
amtrack map
Station Information
  • Located 13 miles from Chicago city center
  • This Amtrak station is open
  • Has no ticket office
  • Does not handle checked baggage
  • Luggage assistance not available
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • No public restrooms available
  • No food service facilities
  • No automated teller machines available
  • Public transit connection available
  • Public telephones in the station
Hammond-whiting
1135 Calumet Ave.
Hammond IN 46394
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Station Information
  • Located 14.1 miles from Chicago city center
  • This Amtrak station is open
  • Has a ticket office
  • Handles checked baggage
  • Luggage assistance not available
  • Wheelchair-accessible path available
  • Public restrooms available
  • No food service facilities
  • No automated teller machines available
  • No public transit connection available
  • Public telephones in the station
Glenview
1116 Depot St.
Glenview IL 60025
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Station Information
  • Located 16.1 miles from Chicago city center
  • This Amtrak station is open
  • Has a ticket office
  • Does not handle checked baggage
  • Luggage assistance not available
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Public restrooms available
  • No food service facilities
  • No automated teller machines available
  • Public transit connection available
  • Public telephones in the station
Homewood
181 1st St. & Park Ave.
Homewood IL 60430
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Station Information
  • Located 21.7 miles from Chicago city center
  • This Amtrak station is open
  • Has a ticket office
  • Does not handle checked baggage
  • Luggage assistance not available
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Public restrooms available
  • No food service facilities
  • No automated teller machines available
  • Public transit connection available
  • Public telephones in the station
Dyer
Sheffield Rd.
Dyer IN 46311
amtrack map
Station Information
  • Located 26.6 miles from Chicago city center
  • This Amtrak station is open
  • Has no ticket office
  • Does not handle checked baggage
  • Luggage assistance not available
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • No public restrooms available
  • No food service facilities
  • No automated teller machines available
  • No public transit connection available
  • Public telephones in the station
Naperville
E. 4th & Ellsworth Ave.
Naperville IL 60540
amtrack map
Station Information
  • Located 27.2 miles from Chicago city center
  • This Amtrak station is open
  • Has a ticket office
  • Does not handle checked baggage
  • Luggage assistance not available
  • Wheelchair-accessible path available
  • Public restrooms available
  • No food service facilities
  • No automated teller machines available
  • Public transit connection available
  • Public telephones in the station

Airports within 30 miles of Chicago

Airport NameAirport AddressDistance (miles)City/State
Chicago O'Hare International Airport10000 Bessie Coleman Dr2.2Chicago, IL
Chicago Midway International Airport5700 South Cicero Ave8.3Chicago, IL
Source: The Chicago, IL transportation data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.