Shuttles / Buses | Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW)

Shuttles / Buses

There are a number of shuttles and regional buses that service Midway International Airport, making it easy for passengers all over the region to travel to and from the airport.

Pickup Locations

Transportation OptionTransportation Pickup/
Drop Off Location
Terminal Door
Regional Buses
River Valley Metro
Lower Level
(through parking garage)
Use Door 6
Off-Site Parking Shuttles
Charter Buses
Lower Level
(through parking garage)
Use Door 5
City TaxisLower Level Inner LaneUse Door 2
Aiport Parking ShuttlesLower Level Inner LaneUse Door 4
Suburban Taxis
Rental Car Shuttles
Lower Level Center LaneUse Door 2
Airport ExpressLower Level Inner LaneUse Door 2
Rideshare PickupLower Level Center LaneUse Door 4
Individual Passenger PickupArrival Level Outer LaneUse Doors 2 or 4
Hotel Shuttles
Pickup/Drop Off
Ticket LevelUse Door 2
Parking Options
Airport garage attached to terminal
Economy parking garage/economy surface lot 5050 W. 55th St.
Daily parking lot 5400 S. Kilpatrick Ave.
Rental car facility 5150 W. 55th St.


Whether you are traveling to Midway or trying to reach a hotel from the airport, shuttle services can easily get you there. The shuttle service is also a great mode of transportation if you need to travel between Midway and O'Hare International Airports.

Go Airport Express - Shuttles & SUVS to City/Suburbs

GO Airport Express offers daily shared ride and non-stop direct service to/from O'Hare. They provide door-to-door downtown coverage, including most Chicago neighborhoods and suburbs. They begin operations during the early morning hours as early as 03:30AM.

Pickup: Shuttles pick up outside the Baggage Claim area in the innermost lane of the lower level roadways of the domestic and international terminals. They are located at LL Door 2 in the lower level baggage claim. Advanced notice is recommended.


Regional Buses

If your journey begins or ends outside the Chicago area, then regional buses may be a great option for you. There are several regional buses that service Midway International Airport transporting passengers to areas in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa and Wisconsin.
*Please note that the information below is provided as a courtesy to travelers and it should not be interpreted as an endorsement by the Chicago Department of Aviation of any particular service provider.

Act II Transportation
Reservation only.
Serving: Quad Cities - Service between Davenport, Iowa and both Midway and O'Hare Airports via Interstate 80.
(800) 769-8891 or (309) 799-8891

Peoria Charter
Serving: Joliet, IL; Pontiac, IL; Normal (IL State), IL; Morton, IL; Peoria (Bradley), IL
(800) 448-0572
Times: 10:25 am, 3:10 pm, 7:10 pm, 9:30 pm

Click here for more information on Pace service at Midway.

River Valley Metro Mass Transit District​
Serving: Kankakee County and the I-57 corridor in Eastern Illinois with free parking and non-stop shuttle service from Bourbonnais to Midway Airport
(815) 937-4287
Times: Departs from Bourbonnais:
M-F: 4:45 am, 6:00 am, 7:25 am, 8:45 am, 10:15 am, 11:35 am, 1:25 pm, 3:05 pm, 4:15 pm, 5:50 pm, and 7:05 pm
Sat.: 7:00 am, 9:40 am, 12:30 pm, 4:20 pm, and 7:05 pm
Sun. and Holidays: 8:00 am, 10:35 am, 1:20 pm, and 4:05 pm