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McCormick Place - Chicago convention center

McCormick Place is the largest convention center in USA. It is located 2 miles South from downtown Chicago. Every year numerous trade shows, seminars and conventions take place there: Chicago Auto Show, ASCO Annual Meeting, Supercomm, Pack Expo International... McCormick Place attracts about 3 million visitors each year.
McCormick Place: 2301 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60616 - Phone: 312 791 7000


Transportation to McCormick Place

The convention center is located close to Michigan Lake - Click here for the area map. It is well connected to Chicago City center by public transportation: Bus and train services.
CTA - bus service: The #3 King Drive bus runs downtown from morning to midnight daily. From Union Station: The #129 bus runs directly to McCormick Place, Monday through Friday, 7 am to 5:30 pm.
Train service: The Metra station is located on Level 2.5 of the Grand Concourse in the South Building providing direct service to and from downtown Chicago. More info: 312 836 7000
Taxis: A shared taxi program is available for guest attending a convention. This transportation option allows up to four passengers to share a taxicab for a flat per person fare.

Transfers from O'Hare & Midway airports

Here are transportation options for travelers arriving to O'Hare or Midway airports.

Shuttle services

Go Airport Express is the Premier ground transportation service in Chicago. It provides affordable, reliable transportation services between O'Hare and Midway airports and all locations in downtown Chicago including McCormick Place

Shuttle service - transportation

Phone number Shared Private Reservation
Go Airport Express 888.2THEVAN Yes Yes


Taxis are available on a first come, first serve basis. Taxi rank is located in each airport at the lower level curbfront of all terminals. Journey Time from O'Hare to McCormick is about 45 minutes and costs between $40-$45. Journey Time from Midway airport is 25 minutes and costs between $20-$25.

Limousines and sedans

Many companies operate limousine and sedans transfers services in Chicago: Chicago limousines

Calendar of events: Conventions, conferences & Shows

The most importants annual events are Chicago Auto Show, International Cluster of Dogs, America's Beauty Show & America's Expo for Skin Care & Spa Show, Annual Conference NSBA, ASCO Annual Meeting, Supercomm 2010 and Pack Expo. See calendar of events

About Chicago Auto Show

Chicago Auto Show is one of the most important motor show in the world just behind Frankfurt and Paris. It is held every year in February. More information about Chicago Auto Show

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