Local Airports

Chicago-O’Hare International Airport
Distance from hotel: 18 mi.
Drive time: 35-60 min.

Directions: Follow signs for I-190 out of airport. Take I-190 to I-90/94 east (Kennedy Expressway). Take I-90/94 to Monroe Street exit, turn left on Monroe Street (East) , Approximately 8 blocks to The Palmer House Hilton. Hotel is on the right.

When taking public transportation from O’Hare International Airport, take the Blue Line train to Monroe/Dearborn stop. Take Monroe east to the hotel. The Palmer House is on the south side of the street.

Chicago Midway Airport
Distance from hotel: 12 mi.
Drive time: 30-45 min.

Directions: North on Cicero Avenue. Take Stevenson Expressway (I-55) Northeast to Kennedy Expressway (I-90) West. Exit Monroe Street, turn right (East), 8 blocks to The Palmer House Hilton. Hotel is on the right.

From Midway Airport, take the Orange Line from Midway to downtown. Get off at the Adams/Wabash stop. The Palmer House is located on the west side of Wabash Avenue.

transportation 

Ridesharing options are also available, and a cheaper alternative to taxis. 

The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) is an easy to navigate system with both rail and bus, you can pay with cash on any ride or purchase a reloadable Ventra card that saves on transfers.