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Chicago Public Transit

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Bus agencies

Train agencies

Chicago 'L' agencies

Alternatives to Public Transit in Chicago

You can also get around Chicago by Taxi. Uber and Lyft are available in Chicago.

Try using shared mobility for a faster commute in Chicago: Divvy, Jump, Spin, Bird, Bolt, Lime, Wheels, Zipcar, Grüv, Lyft, Sherpa and VeoRide

Get around Chicago by public transit!

Traveling around Chicago has never been so easy. See step by step directions as you travel to any attraction, street or major public transit station. View bus and train schedules, arrival times, service alerts and detailed routes on a map, so you know exactly how to get to anywhere in Chicago.

When traveling to any destination around Chicago use Moovit's Live Directions with Get Off Notifications to know exactly where and how far to walk, how long to wait for your line, and how many stops are left. Moovit will alert you when it’s time to get off — no need to constantly re-check whether yours is the next stop.

Curious to know how the commute in Chicago compares to cities across the world? The Moovit Public Transit Index shows facts and statistics about public transit usage in over 150 cities. Find the average commute and wait time for riders, the distance people travel to get to work with public transit and the average distance people in Chicago walk each day. See which Bus, Train, Chicago 'L' and stations are the most popular in Chicago, and more!

Chicago has 3 transit type(s), including: Bus, Train, Chicago 'L', operated by several transit agencies, including CTA 'L', Metra, Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District, CTA, PACE, O'Hare International Airport Shuttle Bus, Gary Public Transit, Amtrak, River Valley Metro, Valpo Transit, DeKalb Public Transit

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