Chicago Midway Airport Informational Guide to Midway International Airport (MDW) - NON OFFICIAL

Midway Airport Train

From Midway Airport passengers can use trains to get to city centre and other destinations around. 

Midway Airport is served by the Chicago Transit Authority’s "L" trains, which run to downtown Chicago and the Loop (travel time is about 20-25 minutes).

CTA Orange Line is the one that serves both downtown Chicago and Midway Airport.

Opening hours: Daily, 04:00 – 04:30 am to 01:00 am.


Passengers can board Orange Line trains at Midway Transportation Center

Where is the station?

Midway Transportation Center is located at the east part of the terminal building, at the Midway Transportation Center. It is connected to the Terminal by an enclosed walkway.


See below the fares to ride “L” trains:

- Full fare: $ 5.00
- Reduced fare: $ 1.25
- Student fare: $ 0.75

For more information about fares and schedules, please visit its website.