TAKING BICYCLES ON PUBLIC TRANSIT

Chicago and Northern Illinois have transit systems that accommodate bicycles.  That gives you the opportunity to ride new and longer courses, explore new and exciting trails, or tour our beautiful Land of Lincoln.   

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Below are links to the major transportation systems in Chicagoland.  To save time use The Original Bike Taxi for part of your journey.  

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Ride The Train One-Way

Bikes are permitted on weekday trains arriving in Chicago before 6:31 a.m. and after 9:30 a.m., departing Chicago before 3 p.m. and after 7 p.m., and on all weekend trains.

Chicago Buses

You can take your bike on CTA buses at all times, every day, all year.  The L-train, not during rush hour.

Worth Checking Out

Pace operates more than 200 bus routes throughout Chicago's suburbs, connecting hundreds of shopping centers, recreational areas and bicycle paths.

Very Convenient

Use American Taxi and The Original Bike Taxi together.  We can carry 8 FAT-TIRE BIKES and 2 riders.  Hire an American Taxi van that seats 6 and together we can safely transport you to a new and exciting destination.  

Rules And Options

Chicago currently has more than 200 miles of on-street protected, buffered and shared bike lanes, many miles of off-street paths (including the 18.5-mile Lakefront Trail), 

Bicycle Vacation

Coming to Chicago with your bike, The Original Bike Taxi can provide transportation services throughout your stay.   Visit someplace fun and exciting everyday within a few hour drive from your hotel.