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309 West Illinois Street

309 West Illinois Street

Commute to Downtown Chicago

Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Rider’s Paradise

World-class public transportation.

Very Bikeable

Flat as a pancake, excellent bike lanes.

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309 West Illinois Street

309 West Illinois Street has a Walk Score of 99 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.

309 West Illinois Street is a four minute walk from the Brown Line and the Purple Line at the Merchandise Mart stop.

This location is in the River North neighborhood in Chicago. Nearby parks include Mongomery Ward Park, Montgomery Ward Park and Montgomery Ward Dog Park.

Nearby schools include Lenart Elementary Regional Gifted Center, 225 W Randolph St and Frances Xavier Warde School.

The closest grocery stores are The Chopping Block, Market Place and Starfruit Cafe.

Nearby coffee shops include Cocello, Doughnut Vault and Foxtrot. Nearby restaurants include Gene & Georgetti Restaurant, Gene & Georgetti and Coco Pazzo.

309 West Illinois Street is near Argosy University - Chicago, Aaron Montgomery Ward Park and Fulton River Park.

There are excellent bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. 309 West Illinois Street is very bikeable, biking is convenient for most trips.

Travel Time Map

Explore how far you can travel by car, bus, bike and foot from 309 West Illinois Street.

Rider’s Paradise

309 West Illinois Street is a Rider’s Paradise which means world-class public transportation. Car sharing is available from Zipcar, I-GO and RelayRides.

Rail lines:

  • Brown Line

    0.2 mi

  • Purple Line

    0.2 mi

  • Red Line

    0.4 mi

  • Green Line

    0.4 mi

  • Pink Line

    0.4 mi

  • Orange Line

    0.5 mi

  • Blue Line

    0.5 mi

  • UP-W Union Pacific West

    0.6 mi

  • UP-NW Union Pacific Northwest

    0.6 mi

  • UP-N Union Pacific North

    0.6 mi

Bus lines:

  • 65 Grand

    0.1 mi

  • 37 Sedgwick

    0.1 mi

  • 125 Water Tower Express

    0.1 mi

  • 156 LaSalle

    0.2 mi

Car shares:

Bike shares:

Crime Grade Beta

309 West Illinois Street compared to all of Chicago.

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River North Neighborhood

309 West Illinois Street is in the River North neighborhood. River North is the 5th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a neighborhood Walk Score of 96.

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