Everything You Need to Know About Getting Around Chicago During IMTS

Hotel Shuttle

IMTS 2016 Shuttle Bus Route Map - click image to download PDF

Complimentary Shuttle Bus Service will be provided during show days September 12-17, 2016, to and from the official show hotels and McCormick South and East Buildings. Shuttle schedule and pick-up points are subject to change. Be sure to check the official IMTS hotel lobby signs when you arrive in Chicago for current information and updates.

Download the Shuttle Bus and Tram Schedule


Parking & Directions

Getting to McCormick Place is easy and convenient. There are three main parking lots on the McCormick Place campus. All are in close proximity and walking distance to the convention complex. Get directions and parking information on the McCormick Place website.


Ground Transportation to/from Airport

Go Airport Express is the premier airport shuttle provider for Chicago's O'Hare and Midway Airports and Convention Centers. They offer efficient and economical shared ride services, express luxury sedans and limo services as well as a complete line of charter vehicle services. Shuttles depart from O'Hare and Midway Airports every 10-15 minutes for Downtown Chicago and Suburban Chicago area Hotels.

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Cermak-McCormick Place Green Line Station & METRA Rail Connection

Chicago Transit Authority and the City of Chicago announced the opening of the Cermak-McCormick Place Green Line station in February, 2015.

Located on Level 2.5 of the Grand Concourse in the South Building, the METRA Electric commuter railroad provides direct service within seven minutes to and from downtown Chicago.

Green Line Station Info  |  Route Diagram & Guide  |  CTA Fares & Tickets  |  Metra Rail Info


Divvy Bike Rentals

Divvy is a new bike sharing system featuring thousands of bikes at hundreds of stations all over Chicago.
Great for quick trips!

How it Works  |  Pricing


Renting Scooters/Wheelchairs

Scootaround is proud to be the exclusive provider of mobility solutions at McCormick Place. Through their on-site location – in the Baggage/Coat Check area, near Gate 4 of the Grand Concourse, on the Main Level – you can rent mobility scooters, wheelchairs and oxygen equipment during IMTS.

While Scootaround will make every effort to accommodate all needs, you are encouraged to reserve in advance! To reserve your equipment call toll free 1-888-441-7575 or go to http://locations.scootaround.com/IMTS. Visa and MasterCard are accepted for all rentals.