Two international airports O'Hare and Midway have approximately 1,450 daily direct flights to more than 245 destinations which makes Chicago accessible to the world.

Chicago leads the way when it comes to accessibility. We rest conveniently in the center of the country and boast two first-class airports with thousands of daily inbound and outbound flights to more than 240 destinations.

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Flags at O'Hare

O'Hare lies just 17 miles from downtown Chicago, and is one of the busiest airport hubs in the country, handling nearly 70 million passengers a year. O'Hare offers travel to 240 destinations, with approximately 1,180 daily departures.

Domestic Terminals 1, 2 and 3

Each terminal features outstanding dining options, stores, boutiques and convenience kiosks, as well as  spa services, an indoor urban garden, public art displays, a yoga room, and rooms for nursing mothers. You'll also find power stations located throughout.

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International Terminal 5

In 2014, O'Hare unveiled the new $26 million International Terminal 5.

Key features include:

  • Twenty-four luxury retail and dining destinations, including 11 local Chicago brands.
  • A redesigned TSA checkpoint.
  • A new 10,000-square-foot flagship duty-free store, the first of its kind in North America.
  • Luxury restrooms, dynamic lounge-style seating with outlets and USB ports, and new lighting and signage that reflect O'Hare's commitment to recycling and sustainability.

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Wi-Fi Access

Unlimited free Wi-Fi, provided by Boingo Wireless, is available for passengers at O’Hare International Airport. No time limits apply.


Midway International Airport ©Abel Arciniega

A mere 10 miles from downtown Chicago, Midway is a premier point-to-point airport, offering travel to 81 destinations, with approximately 265 daily departures.

Midway features three concourses, each filled with a wide variety of dining options, amenities and shops, including:

  • The food court at the Midway Boulevard (located just past security), where you can pick up a sandwich from Potbelly's Sandwich Works or a famous Chicago burger at Illinois Bar & Grill.
  • Public art displays throughout the airport, featuring sculptures, paintings and murals.
  • A yoga room. 
  • A room for nursing mothers in Concourse C.

Wi-Fi Access

Unlimited free Wi-Fi, provided by Boingo Wireless, is available for passengers at Midway International Airport. No time limits apply.

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