Chicago O’Hare Airport
Chicago O’Hare Airport is the sixth airport in the world based on the number of passengers; in 2017, 78 million passengers used the airport. The airport has four terminals and eight runways.
Where is Chicago O’Hare Airport situated?
Chicago O’Hare Airport is located northwest of the city of Chicago, in the state of Illinois.
How many terminals has Chicago O’Hare Airport?
Chicago O’Hare has four terminals. T1 (Concourse B, C), T2 (Concourse E, F) and T3 (Concourse G, H, K, L) are mainly used for domestic flights, T5 (Concourse M) is used for all inbound international flights.
Does Chicago O’Hare Airport have an Automated People Mover (APM)?
Yes, the airport has an Automated People Mover, which is called the Airport Transit System (ATS). However, the system is closed for modernisation and is scheduled to open Fall 2019. Once the ATS is opened, the system will connect all terminals (1, 2, 3 and 5) with parking places E, H, G and F, with the Multi-Modal facility and the Metra Station.
The distance from Chicago O’Hare Airport to the centre of Chicago is 27 kilometres. By car, it takes 30 minutes to get to the centre of Chicago.
From ORD Airport to Chicago City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Chicago O’Hare Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Chicago O’Hare Airport you can travel by bus and metro. Visit the Chicago O’Hare Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
You can also choose for an airport express bus service at Chicago O’Hare Airport. Learn more about your travel options, travel time and where to buy tickets.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Chicago O’Hare Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Chicago is about $ 55.-. Book your taxi at Chicago O’Hare Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From ORD Airport to Chicago City centre by Taxi
At Chicago O’Hare Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Alamo (Enterprise Holdings), Avis, Budget, Dollar (The Hertz Corporation), Enterprise, Hertz, National (Enterprise Holdings), Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation) and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Chicago O’Hare Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Chicago O’Hare Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- American Airlines
- United Airlines
- Frontier Airlines
- Delta Air Lines
- Spirit Airlines
Hotels near the airport
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Things to do
It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Chicago O’Hare Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!
Chicago River Architecture Cruise: Skip-the-Ticket-Office
Cruise along the Chicago River on a 75-minute tour, and discover hidden architectural gems among the city’s renowned landmarks. Led by a docent providing live narration, the tour passes more than 40 structures, and sails under historic bridges.
Chicago: Navy Pier Centennial Wheel Regular & Express Ticket
Soar to heights of nearly 200 feet over Navy Pier, with unparalleled, 360-degree views of Chicago and Lake Michigan. Choose between pre-purchasing a Regular or a Fastpass Express ticket to experience this iconic part of the Chicago skyline.
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