Chicago O'Hare International Airport
PO Box 66142 Chicago, Illinois 60666, USA
Telefon: (773) 686 2200 or 1 800 832 6352 (customer service hotline)



The airport is situated 29km (18 miles) northwest of Chicago.


How to get there

The airport lies on I-190. To reach I-190 from central Chicago, take I-90; from the north and south suburbs, take I-294; from the west suburbs, take I-88, then I-294.

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Access by public transport

The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) (tel: 1 888 968 7282; runs the 24-hour Metra service to downtown Chicago. The CTA station is located on the lowest level of the main parking garage at Terminals 1, 2 and 3 (accessible from Terminal 5 on the ATS system). Metra North Central commuter trains serves destinations in Lake and northern Cook counties, with five daily inbound and outbound trains between Antioch and Chicago Union Station. The station at the airport is situated near the remote long-term car parks and is on the ATS system.

Continental Airport Express shuttle buses (tel: (773) 247 1200; depart from all terminals for central Chicago and northern destinations. There is also an hourly shuttle and coach services to Midway Airport. There are a number of regional services available from the airport. The Bus and Shuttle Centre is located on the ground level of Terminal 5 car park. This is the pick-up point for most bus, shuttle and regional services, including hotel courtesy buses. Public transport services are available for disabled travellers.

There are taxi ranks outside the Arrivals area of each terminal (journey time: 30-45 minutes to central Chicago).


Information desk

Information desks (tel: (773) 686 2200) are available in Terminals 1, 3 and 5. Multi-lingual staff are on hand to provide information and assist passengers with directions, 24 hours a day. Two Travelers Aid booths are located in Terminal 2.


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