Use the information provided in this website to plan your travel to Chicago O’Hare Airport. Find all the information regarding O’Hare Airport: Flights (Departures, Arrivals and Delays), Parking, Hotels and Accommodation, Rental car information, Transport and other important information.

O’Hare Airport

O’Hare Airport (IATA: ORD, ICAO: KORD, FAA LID: ORD), simply known as Chicago Airport, is an airport located in Chicago, Illinois, 17 miles (27 km) northwest of the Chicago Loop.

It serves the Chicago metropolitan area along with Midway Int. Airport, which is located at just 10 miles (16 km) of the Loop. The transit time from Central Loop to O’Hare International airport is approximatemily 40 minutes. The airport is involved in a modernization plan that should increase the maximum number of operations from 2,700 to 3,800 and also the passenger traffic.

Chicago O’Hare Airport, as a megahub, is the fourth busiest airport in the world. In 2017, ORD airport handled 79,8 million passengers. O’Hare International Airport was voted the “Best Airport in North America” for 10 years, by readers of the U.S. Edition of Business Traveler Magazine (1998 – 2003) and Global Traveler Magazine (2004 – 2007).


There are several kinds of transportation to reach your destination. See a summary below:
  • ATS: By the Airport Transit System, transfer from one terminal to each other.
  • Blue Line at O’Hare Station
  • Commuter Train Service (Metra)
  • Taxis
  • PACE Bus

Check in detail at transportation page.

Contact information

Address: 10000 W O’Hare Ave, Chicago, IL 60666, United States

IATA code: ORD
Telephone Customer Service: +1 (800) 832-6352


At O’Hare airport there are four operative Terminals. Terminal 1, 2, 3 and 5 (International)

  • Terminal 1, It has a total of 55 gates divided between two concourses, B and C.
  • Terminal 2, T2 has 2 concourses: E and F
  • Terminal 3, It has 4 Concourses: G, H, K and L and 3 levels.
  • International Terminal 5

It is the International Terminal at O’Hare airport. It is used by all international arrivals (Excluding flights from destinations with US border preclearance), and departures for most non-US carriers.


  • O’Hare Airport serves an approximate average of 2,400 aircraft operations per day.
  • The airport is connected with more than 60 foreign destinations.
  • There are 8 runways in the airport with lengths varying from 2,286m to 3,962m
  • There are 4 Terminals with a total of 9 concourses and 182 gates

Airlines Hub

Chicago Airport is the largest hub of United Airlines and American Airlines as well as a hub for regional carrier Air Choice One and a focus city for Frontier Airlines. It is the second-largest hub in terms of passengers of United.

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