Airport Information


O’Hare International Airport, located 17 miles from downtown, is one of the largest airports in the world. It is North America’s major international gateway airport, servicing over 67 million passengers to and from over 200 destinations around the globe.

Midway International Airport is located 10 miles from downtown Chicago and offers another convenient travel option for visitors.  It is the nation’s premier point-to-point airport, offering value-oriented leisure and business travel to over 60 destinations.

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Ground Transportation to Hyatt Hotel from Airports

The Chicago Transit Authority 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.

  • Transit from O’Hare to downtown Chicago is approximately 45 minutes and costs $5
  • Transit from downtown Chicago to O’Hare is approximately 45 minutes and costs $2.25
  • Transit between Midway and downtown Chicago in both directions is approximately 25 minutes and costs $2.25
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Both airports offer plentiful taxi service to downtown. Rates range from $40-50 from O’Hare, and $30-40 from Midway. Rates vary based on travel time and are subject to change.

Limousine and chauffer agencies prefer that all customers reserve cars at least 48 hours in advance, although cars can occasionally be ordered with a two-hour notice.
Click here for a list of available transportation services.