For transportation from either O'Hare or Midway airports, we suggest that you use a suburban taxi service. These drivers know the area and charge a flat fee for service (~$30 one-way from O'Hare to Evanston and ~$50 one-way from Midway to Evanston).
Please call one of the companies listed below AFTER you have collected your baggage. They will ask which terminal you are in, then give you a taxi identification number and a lettered exit door for your pick-up location. Go out the lettered exit door indicated and to the livery/taxi pick-up median to wait for your assigned taxi.
Suburban cabs to Evanston:
Norshore Cab - (847) 864-7500
American Taxi - (847) 255-9600
303 Cab Association - (773) 763-0303
From O’Hare International Airport: From Arrivals Terminal, follow signs “To Chicago.” Exit at I-294 NORTH. There is a $1 toll. Exit at Dempster Street-EAST. Continue east on Dempster approximately 15–20 minutes into Evanston. Turn left on McCormick Blvd and right on Church Street. The hotel is on the corner of Church Street and Orrington Avenue. The main entrance of the hotel is on Orrington Avenue.
From Chicago and South: North on Lake Shore Drive to its end at Hollywood. Right onto Sheridan Road. Continue north on Sheridan Road to Evanston. Please note that there are a number of turns, so watch for Sheridan Road signs. Left on Dempster Street to Chicago Avenue. Right on Chicago; four blocks to Davis Street. Left on Davis. One block to Orrington Avenue. Right on Orrington. One and a half blocks to Hotel Orrington on left.
From Milwaukee and North: Take I-94 East to Dempster -EAST exit. Continue east on Dempster to Evanston. Turn left on McCormick Blvd and right on Church Street. The hotel is on the corner of Church Street and Orrington Avenue. The
main entrance of the hotel is on Orrington Avenue.