The following navigation utilizes arrow, enter, escape, and space bar key commands. Left and right arrows move through main tier links and expand / close menus in sub tiers. Up and Down arrows will open main tier menus and toggle through sub tier links. Enter and space open menus and escape closes them as well. Tab will move on to the next part of the site rather than go through menu items.
Welcome to Chicago!
There's plenty to enjoy and do in this great city. With world-class parks, museums, shopping, hotels, nightlife, food and much more, there's never a dull moment here.
At CTA, we provide about 1.6 million rides on an average weekday, and we can get you just about anywhere in Chicago and to 35 surrounding communities.
We keep it as simple as possible. For the easiest trip:
Learn more about how to take advantage of CTA services while in Chicago with our How-To Guides.
You can buy your fare (loaded onto a Ventra Card or just a quick, disposable ticket) with cash or card from vending machines at both airport stations—or even go straight to the gate if your phone has Apple Pay, Android Pay or Samsung Pay for a single ride fare.