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The University of Illinois’ Willard Airport (CMI) is served by American Airlines. The next
closest airport is Central Illinois Regional Airport (BMI), located in Bloomington, Illinois and
served by Delta, Allegiant, Frontier and American Airlines. This airport is approximately 45
minute drive (50 miles/80 kilometers) from campus. Please note: No shuttle service is currently offered from the Bloomington airport to Champaign-Urbana.

Other larger major airports are:
O’Hare International Airport (ORD) – Chicago, Illinois
Midway (MDW) – Chicago, Illinois
Indianapolis International Airport (IND) – Indianapolis, Indiana
Lambert-St. Louis International Airport (STL) – St. Louis, Missouri
Regular shuttle service between the University of Illinois and Chicago’s O’Hare and Midway
airports is available (see below).

Amtrak is the passenger train service available to Champaign-Urbana. There is limited service between Chicago and Champaign.

Shuttle services between Chicago Airports and Champaign-Urbana are:
Illini Shuttle
Peoria Charter Coach

Driving Directions
From Bloomington-Normal Regional Airport (BMI)
50 miles/80 kilometers
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From Chicago’s O’Hare Airport (ORD)
150 miles/240 kilometers
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From Chicago Midway Airport (MDW)
136 miles/218 kilometers
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From Indianapolis International Airport, Indiana (IND)
120 miles/190 kilometers
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From Lambert-St Louis International Airport (STL)
185 miles/298 kilometers
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