The city of Chicago hosts two major airports: O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW). The InterContinental Chicago O'Hare Hotel is conveniently located just five minutes from O'Hare International Airport, with a 24-hour complimentary shuttle to and from O'Hare International Airport provided. However, if you prefer other ground transportation options, the InterContinental is approximately 1.5 miles from O'Hare International. The taxi charge (one way) is approximately $14.00 and the train charge (one way) is $1.75.

Driving directions from O'Hare International Airport (ORD) to the InterContinental Hotel are as follows:
1) Take I-90 East, exit River Road South.
2) Make a left. Hotel will be approximately 1/2 mile on the right hand side.

For information on other ground transportation options from O'Hare International Airport, please go here.

When traveling from Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) to the InterContinental Hotel, it is an estimated 45-minute drive. The taxi charge (one way) is approximately $65.00. Driving directions are as follows:
1) Take S Cicero Ave, merge onto I-55 N/Stevenson Expy N
2) Take Exit 292A to I-90 W/I-94 W
3) Take I-90 W, via Exit 43B toward O'Hare-Rockford
4) Take I-294 N, then exit to O'Hare/River Road (I-190W)
5) Pay toll
6) Exit left after toll plaza to River Rd.
7) Turn right at River Road
8) Hotel is approximately 5 blocks on right.

For information on traveling to the InterContinental Hotel from other locations, please go here.

Shuttle Bus Service

The Bus/Shuttle Center is where all passenger hotel shuttle buses are located to pick up guests. This is in line with the City of Chicago Department of Aviation new plan to lighten the congestion within the O’Hare Airport roadways.

The Bus/Shuttle Center is centrally located between Terminals 1,2, and 3. Follow the overhead signs in the Baggage Claim (Lower Level) areas of each Domestic Terminal to the nearest underground Pedestrian Walkway. Proceed to Elevator Centers 3 or 4 and press the Bus/Shuttle Center button.

The Bus/Shuttle Center is an indoor facility with seating, heating, air conditioning and concessions. It is a three-to-six minute walk from the baggage claim area, which is currently the regular pick up area for taxis, limousines, and other ground transport.

The complimentary InterContinental Chicago O’Hare shuttle bus service runs approximately every 20 minutes from 6am to 11pm and every 30 minutes from 11pm-6am. The Shuttle bus picks up between Doors #1 and #2 at the Shuttle Center for Domestic flights.

For International Flights, please proceed to terminal 5E. Please call in advance to make an arrangement for pick up by calling the hotel directly at 847-544-5300.

Our Shuttle service includes drop off and pick up, from and to the InterContinental Hotel and O’Hare Airport. Upon departure from the airport, the first destination will be at the InterContinental Chicago O’Hare. Departure to the airport from the InterContinental Chicago O’Hare will be a direct route to the airport, and our driver will take you directly to your terminal.

Please call InterContinental Chicago O’Hare Instant Service at 847-544-5300 for an estimated time of arrival.