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Airport Accessibility

Northwestern is 15 miles away from O'Hare International Airport, and 20 miles away from Midway International Airport.

There are several ways to get to campus from these airports.

  • Taking a cab costs $35 from O'Hare, and $50 from Midway.
  •  The "Kiss n Fly" bus that runs from O'Hare to downtown Evanston for $2.00. This trip takes about an hour.
  • The "El" train runs from both airports to three different campus locations (Davis, Foster, and Noyes) and costs only $2.50 per trip.