Public Transit/Travel Information - 2022 Annual Conference

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Airports, Train and Bus Services

Attendees can fly into either of Chicago’s two airports or travel by train or bus.

  • O’Hare International Airport is 17 miles from the Hyatt Regency Chicago and is accessible via public transportation, taxi or rideshare.
  • Midway Airport is 12 miles from the Hyatt Regency Chicago and is accessible via public transportation, taxi or rideshare.
  • Amtrak Union Station is 2 miles from the Hyatt Regency Chicago and is accessible via taxi, rideshare, and water taxi. 
  • Greyhound is 2.5 miles from the Hyatt Regency Chicago and is easiest to take a rideshare or taxi to and from the hotel.
Ground Transportation to and from Airports
O-Hare International Airport  
  • Public Transit: Chicago Transit Authority (CTA)
    • Use the Blue Line “L” Train from O'Hare International Airport to State/Lake Station, walk north on North State Street, turn right on East Upper Wacker Drive. The hotel is on your right. https://www.transitchicago.com 
    • For wheelchair and stroller accessible routes, use the Blue Line “L” Train from O'Hare International Airport to State/Lake Station, wait for Route 146 (Berwyn/Broadway - East, or Marine Drive/Wilson - North) to Michigan & South Water - North stop. Walk north on North Michigan Avenue, turn right on East Upper Wacker Drive. The hotel is on your right.
    • Call (1-888-YOUR-CTA) or for hard-of-hearing (1-888-CTA-TTY1) or visit the website for bus and train routes, schedules, and run dates.
  • Rideshare
    Pick up zones for rideshare services, such as Uber and Lyft, at O'Hare International Airport are at the following locations
    • Terminal 2
      Waiting area Upper Level between door 2A and door 2D
      • Black Zone A: outside north of vestibule of 2A
      • Blue Zone B: outside vestibule 2A
      • Orange Zone C: outside vestibule 2B
      • Green Zone D: outside vestibule 2D
    • Terminal 5
      waiting area lower-level door 5B
  • Taxi
    • Taxi stands are located on the lower level, curb front, outside of baggage claim, in front of each terminal. For more information on fares and availability, please visit the website here.
  • Airport Shuttle
    • Hyatt Regency Chicago does not offer a shuttle from O'Hare International Airport. However, Go Airport Express is an easy, affordable shuttle option to the hotel.
Chicago Midway International Airport
  • Public Transit: Chicago Transit Authority (CTA)
    • Use the Orange Line “L” Train from Midway International Airport to State/Lake Station, walk south on North State Street, turn right on East Upper Wacker Drive. The hotel is your right.
      https://www.transitchicago.com/ 
      Call (1-888-YOUR-CTA) or for hard-of-hearing (1-888-CTA-TTY1), or visit their website for bus and train routes, schedules, and run dates.
  • Rideshare
    • The pickup zone for rideshare services such as Uber and Lyft at Midway International Airport is on the lower level outside of baggage claim, door 4.
  • Taxi
  • Airport Shuttle
    • Hyatt Regency Chicago does not offer a shuttle from Chicago Midway International Airport. However, Go Airport Express is an easy, affordable shuttle option to the hotel.
Parking

Take advantage of convenient valet parking with unlimited in and out privileges or park at the nearby Illinois Center garage lot yourself.

  • Hotel Valet Parking: $79 /Overnight
  • Self Parking: $53 /Night. The nearest garage is located at 111 East Wacker. The garage entrance is on the north side of E. South Water St. between N. Michigan and the “Illinois Center” Tunnel (Stetson Dr.) It is the first garage on the north side of E. South Water St., just after the South Water St. and N. Michigan Ave intersection. You will see a “Public Parking” sign above the entrance. The garage is open 24 hours every day of the week.
Getting around Chicago 
  • Bikeshare
    • If you want to explore Chicago by bike, stop by the conveniently located Divvy station at Stetson Avenue and South Water Street and enjoy 24-hours of unlimited 30-minute rides for $15 per day.
  • Chicago Water Taxi
    • Located across the Chicago River from Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago Water Taxi offers riders access to Ogilvie Transportation Center, Union Station, Willis Tower, Chicago Riverwalk, Chinatown, and more via the city's waterways.