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Get the essentials for Chicago's transit system. Find schedules for the CTA and Metra, resources for biking, O'Hare and Midway airport links, car rental options, and more.

How Can I Track Delays at Chicago's O'Hare Airport?
Find out how to quickly and accurately track delays at Midway Airport in Chicago, which is also known by the airport code MDW.

How Can I Track Delays at Chicago's O'Hare Airport?
Find out how to quickly and accurately track delays at Chicago's O'Hare Airport, which is known by the airport code ORD.

How Do I Get Around Chicago Using the Metra, CTA or RTA?
Learn a fast and easy way for learning how to get from Point A to Point B in the Chicago area using public transportation.

O'Hare International Airport
Learn more about Chicago's huge and essential transportation hub.

Bike Station at Millennium Park
Popular Chicago bike station located at the north end of Millennium Park on Randolph offers showers, storage, rentals, repairs, lockers, and more.

City of Chicago Map of Bike Routes
Click here for the City of Chicago's official bike route map. You can search routes by neighborhood or zip code. The maps also show recommended routes, bike shop locations, and trails.

The Chicago Trip Planner (CTA, Metra, Pace)
Use this site to learn how to get from one point to another using the CTA, Metra, and Pace public transit systems.

The CTA Tattler
Stories seen and heard on the el, news, updates, wi-fi information, and more from this independent blog covering Chicago's Transit Authority.

Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) Home Page
The official site for the Chicago Transit Authority. Includes el train schedules, bus routes, system maps, customer alerts, and more.

Chicago's Metra Train System Home Page
The Metra train system serves Chicagoland's city and suburbs. Click here to find schedules, routes, and easy ways to use the Metra system to get around.

Chicago's Union Station Map
Download Union Station's official brochure (pdf) that features a map of the station. Find gates, ticket booths, baggage claim, the Great Hall, view restaurant options, waiting areas, taxi lines, and more.

Midway Airport Official Home Page
The official site of Midway Airport, located on Chicago's south side. Find flight information, wi-fi spots, weather, parking options, and more.

O'Hare and Midway Airports Flight Delay Information
This is the FAA's national flight delay center. To find out the status of flights at Chicago's O'Hare or Midway Airports, simply roll your cursor over the O'Hare or Midway icons or use the pull-down menu.

Regional Transit Authority (RTA)
This is the governing umbrella organization over the Metra, CTA, and suburban Pace bus system. Click through for comprehensive area rail maps, schedules, legislative updates, and more.

Getting Around Chicago Using Public Transportation
Find out how to get around Chicago using public transportation.

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