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Arrival and Travel to Chicago, Illinois

 

Chicago Airports

Two international airports, O'Hare and Midway, have approximately 1,450 daily direct flights to more than 245 destinations which makes Chicago accessible to the world.

Chicago leads the way when it comes to accessibility. We rest conveniently in the center of the country and boast two first-class airports with thousands of daily inbound and outbound flights to more than 240 destinations.

O'Hare lies just 17 miles from downtown Chicago, and is one of the busiest airport hubs in the country, handling nearly 70 million passengers a year. O'Hare offers travel to 240 destinations, with approximately 1,180 daily departures. http://www.flychicago.com/ohare/en/home/Pages/default.aspx

A mere 10 miles from downtown Chicago, Midway is a premier point-to-point airport, offering travel to 81 destinations, with approximately 265 daily departures. http://www.flychicago.com/midway/en/home/Pages/default.aspx

Both airports offer plentiful taxi service to downtown and the suburbs. Rates range from $40-50 from O'Hare, and $30-40 from Midway. Rates vary based on travel time and are subject to change.

The Chicago Transit Authority (http://www.transitchicago.com/) serves both airports for easy and economical travel between downtown and Chicago neighborhoods using the 'L' train. The 24-hour CTA Blue Line connects directly to O'Hare and the CTA Orange Line connects directly to Midway.

Many major car rental companies have facilities at the O'Hare and Midway Airports, including Avis, Alamo, Budget and Hertz. Please visit specific rental company websites for details. 

Hyatt Regency Chicago does not offer a shuttle from O'Hare International Airport or Chicago Midway International Airport. However, Go Airport Express (http://www.airportexpress.com/) is an easy, affordable shuttle option from either airport to the hotel.

 

Trains

Amtrak (http://www.amtrak.com/) serves Chicago with about 50 trains arriving and departing daily. With 21,000 route miles in 46 states, the District of Columbia and three Canadian provinces, the national rail operator Amtrak offers more than 300 trains each day—at high speeds up to 150 mph—to more than 500 destinations.

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