Chicago O’Hare Airport Informational Guide to Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) - NON OFFICIAL

Chicago O’Hare Airport Taxi

Get to Chicago downtown from O’Hare Airport in just 30 minutes. 

Traffic jams and delays are a common issue to deal with, since traffic in Chicago is always hectic. Our recommendation is the sooner you travel, the better.


Taxis are located at the lower level of each terminal at O’Hare Airport, outside the Baggage Claim Area. Taxis run through Chicago and the suburban areas. It is recommended to pick up a licensed taxi and not to accept taxi rides outside the taxi rank or from the Departures level.

taxi Companies

The following taxi companies serve O’Hare Airport:

- Airport Taxi O’Hare: +1 847 252 9237
- 303 Taxi: +1 847 303 0303
- OnCabs Chicago: +1 815 600 8803
- Metro Yellow Cab: +1 847 526 2227
- Ohare Airport Taxi: +1 847 666 5151

If do you need to request a wheelchair accessible taxi, please, call at + 1.855.WAV.1010 

taxi Fares

All taxis are metered and rates depend of the service and time of the day (weekday, weekend, festivity).

Please take in mind that trips from and to O’Hare or Midway Airports have an additional USD $ 1.00 fee.

An average fare from O’Hare to downtown Chicago is around $30 to $40. 

Some taxis offer a shared ride service too. Check directly at the airport in case you are interested. 

Prices do not include tip. 


Uber and Lyft offer ridesharing transportation options to and from Chicago O’Hare Airport. In order to ask for a car it is needed to download the application to your smartphone. 


If you want a private transfer from Chicago O’Hare Airport to any destination, you can book one from our partners. 

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