Your Guide Through Chicago’s Airports

You can find both O’Hare and Midway International Airports in Chicago, IL, serving 10’s of millions of passengers per year and flying to more than 270 destinations worldwide. Both O’Hare and Midway are some of the most frequently visited airports in the world, as it lies in the center of the U.S. and acts as a connector for many multi-stop flights. Below, you will find a short guide to navigate both O’Hare and Midway International Airports.

O’Hare

Located 17-miles from downtown Chicago, O’Hare offers both interactive maps and printable maps for the entire airport as well as for each terminal so you have it on hand. WiFi is provided free of charge for all travelers, and there are charging stations and outlets provided throughout the airport.

Restaurants, spa services, convenience kiosks, and other amenities are outlined and arranged by topic and terminal here, and it makes planning out what you can find to eat, drink, and do very easily.

By 2021, you can expect O’Hare to add 10 new gates, 350 thousand more square feet, 15 new locations for dining and shopping, and 6 new security lanes to ensure a speedier experience.

Midway

Located only 8-miles from the Chicago Loop, Midway served as Chicago’s primary airport until O’Hare was built in 1955. Midway also offers both interactive maps and printable maps for the entire airport as well as for each terminal so you have it on hand. WiFi is provided by Boingo and is free of charge for all travelers, with no time restrictions on the service.

Midway boasts three concourses, containing multiple dining options, shops, and other amenities, which are easily accessible to all passengers navigating through the airport.  More information can be found here.

Midway is spending $400 million to enhance the user experience in the terminals, making changes and updates for the first time in nearly 20 years. You can expect Midway to add 70 new brands to its concession portfolio, expanded terminal parking, and a new security checkpoint with additional lanes to ensure a speedier experience.

 

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