Transportation Guide

The conference will take place at the Hilton Chicago, located at 720 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, 60605. Parking is available:

Self Parking

Enter Hilton Chicago’s Parking Garage on Wabash Avenue or Balbo Street.
$55.00 for 24 hours

Valet Parking

Available at Michigan Avenue and Balbo Street.

Transportation Options

By Air

Chicago is home to two international airports so travel from around the globe should be convenient.

O’Hare International (ORD)
  • Distance from hotel: 19 miles
  • Drive time: 45 minutes
  • Taxi fare (one way): $50.00
Midway International (MDW)
  • Distance from hotel: 11 miles
  • Drive time: 30 minutes
  • Taxi fare (one way): $35.00

Hotel to/from Airports

Shuttle

Due to the logistics of many attendees from many countries, and the anticipated wait times to fill a shuttle, AMUG is recommending either taxi or ride share from the airports to/from the Chicago Hilton.

Taxi

The estimated taxi fare (one way) between Hilton Chicago and O’Hare International airport is $50.00.

The estimated taxi fare (one way) between Hilton Chicago and Midway airport is $35.00.

Rideshare (Uber, Lyft)

Chicago O’Hare (ORD)

Estimated fare: $18 – $30 (one way)

Meet your driver (please reconfirm as instructions may change)

  • Domestic flights: Meet driver upstairs on the Departures level. Be sure to meet your driver in the posted “Rideshare Pick Up” zone.
  • International flights (and UberBLACK): Meet driver downstairs on the Arrivals level.

Midway (MDW)

Estimated fare: $15 – $25 (one way)

Meet your driver (please reconfirm as instructions may change)

  • General: Meet driver upstairs on the Departures level. Exit through Door 1.
  • UberBLACK or UberSUV: Meet driver downstairs on the Arrivals level.
Public Transportation

When taking public transportation to the Hilton Chicago from O’Hare International Airport: Take CTA Blue Line train to the Jackson stop. This is the only subway train leaving O’Hare. Walk 0.6 miles southeast to 720 S. Michigan Ave.

When taking public transportation from Midway Airport to the Hilton Chicago take the CTA Orange Line train to the Roosevelt stop. Walk 0.5 miles north to 720 S. Michigan.