Venue

Hotel
Transportation
From O’Hare International Airport
From Midway International Airport
Taxi Companies and Phone Numbers

Hotel

Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park

Book rooms at the Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park by calling 1-312-565-3800 and asking for the “GCM Grosvenor 2017 SEM Conference” room block rate, or visit the Make Reservation link below. Both single- and double-occupancy standard rooms are available at a rate of $299 per night when booked as a part of the conference room block.

Note that rooms are limited and will be reserved on a first-come, first-served basis. Reservations must be made by October 25, 2017 , to ensure the group rate; a credit card is required upon reservation. For cancellations, the hotel requires 24-hour notice prior to the reservation date.

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Sheraton Chicago

Book rooms at the Sheraton Chicago by calling 1-888-627-7106 and asking for the “GCM Grosvenor Room Block” rate, or visit the Make Reservation link below. Both single- and double-occupancy standard rooms are available at a rate of $255 per night when booked as a part of the conference room block.

Note that rooms are limited and will be reserved on a first-come, first-served basis. Reservations must be made by October 10, 2017 , to ensure the group rate; a credit card is required upon reservation. For cancellations, the hotel requires three-days’ notice prior to the reservation date.

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Transportation from O’Hare International Airport

Taxi Service

Taxi service is available to downtown Chicago and suburban destinations on a first-come, first-served basis. To ensure you have a licensed taxi driver, use the designated taxi stands at the lower-level curb front (outside of baggage claim) at each terminal. For your protection, do not accept rides from drivers outside the taxi stand or on the departure level (second level) of the terminal roadways. All taxis should have a working meter to calculate the fare based on time and mileage.

Fares are based on traffic conditions, but an average fare from O’Hare to downtown Chicago is $30 to $40.

For current fare information, visit the City of Chicago taxi passenger information website here.

For wheelchair-accessible vehicles, call: United Dispatch at 1-800-281-4466.

Shared-ride taxi service is available to those who wish to share a ride and pay a flat rate to certain destinations if multiple parties are available for the trip. Shared-ride fares from O’Hare to downtown Chicago are $24 per person.

If you a taking a taxi to O’Hare from the City of Chicago and are not located in an area where taxis are readily available, the list of taxi companies and phone numbers at the bottom of this page may be useful to schedule a pickup. For suburban pickup, contact your local taxi company.

Uber and Rideshare Pickup

This prearranged transportation service is available by visiting www.uber.com or via downloadable app. The app connects vehicle drivers to passengers and the fare is typically less than taxis. Pickup is available at the following locations:

– Uber Black and Uber Taxi: Lower Level
– Upper Level, between Terminal 1 and 2
– Upper Level, between Terminal 2 and 3
– Lower Level, Terminal 5 across from Door 5A

Limousines

Limousines are available for City of Chicago and suburban destinations. Contact your company of choice near the ride boards to make reservations. You may also reference the listing of prearranged limousine services posted near the airport information booths across from Door C, located on the lower level of each terminal.

Prearranged Rides

If you have prearranged a pickup with a limousine company, you should call the service once you have claimed your luggage. They will provide you with a license plate number, a description of the car and/or a door number where you can meet the driver. Liveries can only meet passengers at designated areas on the lower-level center lane (Lane 2). Depending on airport traffic, it can take up to 20 minutes for the vehicle to arrive at the designated pickup location.

Meeting Drivers in Baggage Claim

Some limousine services can arrange to have their drivers meet arriving passengers in the baggage claim area or in other predesignated pickup locations within the baggage claim area. The driver can then assist with luggage and take the passenger directly to the vehicle. O’Hare provides designated livery parking directly across from each of the terminals. It typically takes about five to seven minutes to walk to the vehicle.

Rental Cars

O’Hare offers a variety of options for vehicle rentals. Each rental car company offers free shuttle service. The shuttle pickup is at the arrival curb located at the lower level outside of the baggage claim area. Each terminal has designated areas at the outermost curb front, where shuttles board.

For specific information on hours of operation, contact the individual rental car companies that serve O’Hare:

Ace
Dollar
Advantage
Enterprise
Alamo
Hertz
Avis
National
Budget
Thrifty
Shuttle Service

COACH USA, TRI STATE/UNITED LIMO
Coach USA Tri State/United Limo offers hourly service between O’Hare and Midway airports from early morning to late evening. Allow at least one hour for travel time between O’Hare and Midway. Location: Bus/Shuttle Center on Level 1 of the Main Parking Garage. For service and fare information, visit the Coach USA Tri State/United Limo website here. To contact Coach USA Tri State/United Limo, call 1-800-248-8747

GO AIRPORT EXPRESS
Go Airport Express offers daily, door-to-door service to and from O’Hare and most city and suburban neighborhoods from 4 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. Departures are approximately every 10 to 15 minutes from each terminal. The fare to downtown Chicago from O’Hare is approximately $34.  Location: Shuttles pick up outside the baggage claim areas in the innermost lane of the lower-level roadways of the Domestic and International Terminals. Lift-equipped vehicles are available on request for passengers with disabilities. Advanced notice is strongly suggested. To contact Go Airport Express, call 1-773-247-1200 or 1-888-284-3826, or visit its website here.

Transportation from Midway International Airport

Taxi Service

Taxi service is available to downtown Chicago and suburban destinations on a first-come, first-served basis. To ensure you have a licensed taxi driver, use the designated taxi stands at the lower-level curb front outside the terminal. For your protection, do not accept rides from drivers outside the taxi stand or in the departure area of the terminal roadways. All taxis should have a working meter to calculate the fare based on time and mileage.

Fares are based on traffic conditions, but an average fare from Midway to downtown Chicago is $28 to $30.

For current fare information, visit the City of Chicago taxi passenger information website here.

For wheelchair-accessible vehicles, call: United Dispatch at 1-800-928-1010.

Shared-ride service is available to those who wish to share a ride and pay a flat rate to certain destinations if multiple parties are available for the trip. Shared-ride fares from Midway to downtown Chicago are $18 per person.

If you are taking a taxi to Midway from the City of Chicago and are not located in an area where taxis are readily available, the list of taxi companies and phone numbers at the bottom of this page may be useful to schedule a pickup. For suburban pickup, contact your local taxi company.

Uber and Rideshare Pickup

This prearranged transportation service is available by visiting www.uber.com or via downloadable app. The app connects vehicle drivers to passengers and the fare is typically less than taxis. Rider pickup is on the Arrivals Level at the designated area (in the center lane outside of Door 4).

Door 4 is the last door at the North end of the terminal. You’ll see signs for ‘Rideshare’.

Limousines

Limousines are available for City of Chicago and suburban destinations. Contact your company of choice to make reservations. You may also reference the list of prearranged limousine services provided at the Ground Transportation Information Booth located on the baggage claim level near Carousel 4.

Prearranged Rides

If you have prearranged a pickup with a limousine company, you should call the service once you have claimed your luggage. They will provide you with a license plate number, a description of the car and/or a door number where you can meet the driver. Depending on airport traffic it can take up to 10 minutes for your vehicle to arrive at your designated pickup location.

Meeting Drivers in Baggage Claim

Some limousine services can arrange to have their drivers meet arriving passengers in the baggage claim area or in other predesignated pickup locations within the baggage claim area. The driver can then assist with luggage and take the passenger directly to the vehicle. Midway provides convenient livery parking, and it typically takes five to seven minutes to walk to the vehicle.

Rental Car Services

Midway offers a variety of options for vehicle rentals. Midway’s new rental car facility hosts all of its rental companies in one convenient location. The new facility is located at 5150 W. 55th Street. Passengers can access the rental car shuttle pickup at the arrival curb, which is by Lower-Level Arrivals Door 3, outside of baggage claim.

For specific information on hours of operation, contact the individual rental car companies that serve Midway:

Ace
Dollar
Advantage
Enterprise
Alamo
Hertz
Avis
National
Budget
Thrifty
Shuttle Service

There are several shuttle services available at Midway. You can find the shuttles at the Bus/Shuttle Center located on the main level of the parking garage between Elevators 3 and 4.

GO AIRPORT EXPRESS
Go Airport Express offers door-to-door service to and from Midway and most city and suburban neighborhoods from 6:00 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. Departures are approximately every 15 minutes. The fare to downtown Chicago from Midway is approximately $27. Location: Shuttles pick up outside Lower-Level Arrivals Door 3, inside lane. Lift-equipped vehicles are available on request for passengers with disabilities. Advanced notice is strongly suggested. To contact Go Airport Express, call 1-773-247-1200 or 1-888-284-3826, or visit the website here.

Taxi Companies and Phone Numbers

Uber
www.uber.com or via downloadable app
American United Cab Association
(773) 327-6161
Blue Ribbon Association, Inc.
(773) 508-9100
Checker Taxi Association, Inc.
(312) 243-2537
Chicago Carriage Cab
(312) 326-2221
Choice Taxi Association
(773) 338-9503
5 Star Taxi Association, Inc.
(773) 866-9933
Flash Cab Company
(773) 561-1444
Globe Taxi Association, Inc.
(773) 725-6500
Gold Coast Taxi Association
(773) 271-0163
King Drive Cab Affiliation
(773) 488-8000
KOAM Taxi Association
(773) 973-3535
Royal 3 CCC Chicago Taxi Association
(312) 326-2221
Service Taxi Association, Inc.
(773) 262-2211
Sun Taxi Association, Inc.
(773) 736-3883
24 Seven Taxi Affiliation
(773) 878-8294
Yellow Cab Affiliation, Inc.
(773) 907-0020