Chicago is accessible via several major interstates and highways: I-90 (Kennedy Expressway), I-94 (Dan Ryan Expressway), I-55 (Stevenson Expressway), I-290 (Eisenhower Expressway), I-294 (Tri-State Tollway).
Parking: Use this fully-interactive parking map to search for parking options in downtown Chicago.
For parking and directions to McCormick Place click here.
Amtrak serves Chicago with about 50 trains arriving and departing daily.
The South Shore Line services Chicago through Northern Indiana to the South Bend Airport. If you are planning a trip involving a large group like a school function please call for groups rates 219-874-4221 ext. 245 at least one month prior to your date of travel.
ProMat Shuttle Buses to and from Chicago Amtrak Stations
ProMat 2015 will offer Courtesy Shuttle Bus Service From Amtrak Rail Stations to McCormick Place. Go to Amtrak / Union, Canal Street Station under the canopy. A shuttle will run at 9:00 am and at 10:00 am. A shuttle will also run from Ogilvie, Madison Street Station at 9:10 am and at 10:10 am on Monday through Thursday.
Return shuttles from McCormick Place to Amtrak / Union Station and Ogilvie Station will be at 4:00 pm and at 5:30 pm Monday through Wednesday and at 3:00 pm and at 4:30 pm Thursday at Gate 1.