Chicago O’Hare Airport
Chicago O’Hare Airport is one of the busiest airports in the world, it handled 85 million passengers in 2019. The airport has four terminals (T1, T2, T3, T5) and no fewer than eight runways. The airport is mainly used by United Airlines and American Airlines, the headquarters of United Airlines is located in Willis Tower in the centre of Chicago. Chicago has two major international airports, Chicago O’Hare Airport in the northwest of the city and Chicago Midway Airport (Southwest Airlines) in the southwest of the city.
Where is Chicago O’Hare Airport situated?
Chicago O’Hare Airport is located in the northwest of the city of Chicago, in the State of Illinois. The airport is easily accessible by car, the nearest highway is Interstate 90 (I-90).
How many terminals does Chicago O’Hare Airport have?
The airport has four large terminals. T1 (Concourses B & C), T2 (Concourses E & F) and T3 (Concourses G, H, K & L) are mainly used for domestic flights, T5 (Concourse M) is used for all inbound international flights. Concourse C is a satellite terminal connected to Terminal 1 / Concourse B via a pedestrian tunnel. The ‘automated people mover’ ATS / Airport Transit System connects the terminals of the airport with each other and provides a connection to car parks E, H, G and MMF Multi-Modal Facility (Rental Cars and parking F).
The distance from Chicago O’Hare Airport to the centre of Chicago is 29 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.
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), Sixt, 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:
- United Airlines
- American Airlines
- Frontier Airlines
- Spirit Airlines
- Delta Air Lines
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!
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