Ground Transportation



Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW)
10 miles from venue

5700 S Cicero Ave
Chicago, IL 60638

(773) 838-0600

Distance from Venue: 10 miles

Shuttles: Take advantage of the specially discounted rates exclusively for WINDPOWER attendees from Go Airport Express. Advanced notice is recommended, however, they do welcome walk-ups. CLICK HERE to redeem and book online. The earlier you book, the more you save. Shuttle pick up is outside the Baggage Claim area. They are located at Door 3 in the lower level baggage claim.

Taxis: Convenient taxicab service to travelers Taxi stands are located on the lower level curb front of the terminals, and taxis are available on a first come, first serve basis. The estimated fare to The McCormick Place Convention Center zone is $30 one-way  

Rideshare (Uber): The loading zone for rideshare services is on the Lower Level Outside of Baggage Claim. Fares range from $15 – $20 

Public Transportation: The fully-accessible station is located just east of the airport terminal building at the Midway Transportation Center and is connected to the airport via an enclosed walkway. Follow the signs in the airport that read "CTA Trains" or "Trains to City." 

Rental Cars: On-site rental car companies offer convenient services. Passengers can access the rental car shuttle pick up at the Arrivals curb front located near lower level door #3 outside of Baggage Claim. Shuttles run 24/7 and make pickups/drop-offs every 15 minutes.


O'Hare International Airport (ORD)
20 miles from venue

10000 W O'Hare Ave
Chicago, IL 60666

(800) 832-6352

Distance from Venue: 20 miles

Shuttles: Take advantage of the special discounted rates exclusively for WINDPOWER attendees for Go Airport Express.  Advanced notice is recommended, however, they do welcome walk-ups. CLICK HERE to redeem and book online. The earlier you book the more you save. Shuttle pickup is outside the Baggage Claim area located at Terminal 1 (Door 1E), Terminal 2 (Door 2E), Terminal 3 (Door 3E) and Terminal 5 (Door 5E).

Taxis: Taxis are available at the lower level curb front (outside of Baggage Claim) at each terminal. The estimated fare to McCormick Place Convention Center zone is $40- $50 one-way. 

Rideshare (Uber): Loading zones for Rideshare services are located at the Upper Level between Terminal 1 through 3 and the Lower Level Terminal 5 exit Door 5C. Uber Black and Uber Taxi will pick up on the Lower Level. Fares range from $35- $45 https://www.uber.com/fare-estimate/

Public TransportationThe Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) is the most economical option for getting around in Chicago. Located on the Lower level of Terminal 2, please check the website for public transit options.

Rental CarsEach rental car company offers free, 24-hour shuttle service. The shuttles pick up at the Arrivals curb front located on the lower level outside of Baggage Claim. Each terminal has designated areas on the outermost curb front where shuttles board.