Transportation to SFGAM

Monday, May 5, 2003 3:57 PM
Does anyone know of any bus routes to six flags great america and cost?

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Monday, May 5, 2003 4:10 PM
Last year I took the METRA commuter train up to Waukegan and then took a bus. Total cost return must have been about $15 max.

There was also a shuttle bus run by Chicago transit that left from an EL station. I chose the train as it offered a more flexible schedule.

Check out their respective websites. That's where I found all the info.

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Monday, May 5, 2003 4:20 PM
How about from Wisconsin?! ;)

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Monday, May 5, 2003 4:22 PM
http://www.rtachicago.com/

This site should help you.....

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Monday, May 5, 2003 4:39 PM
There's no bus that will take you from any distance to GAm. The bus route that I used to use (and I KNOW you want to get up there badly, but once I got a license, I said I'd never go through that hassle again) went between Waukegan (far east of GAm) to GAm along Grand Avenue, and I believe stopped at Gurnee Mills last.

That said, you can take a train to get to the station, but you may not want to if it means wasting all that time in transport.

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Monday, May 5, 2003 6:35 PM
I know that Pace Bus has an Express Bus To and From SFGAM during the summer. ( June 14 - August 17, 2003) But there are only 2 stops one in Schaumburg and another one in Rosemont. So if you live near one of those places you are in luck. You can visit www.pacebus.com for more info.

Carlo
*** This post was edited by carlo18 5/5/2003 10:37:58 PM ***

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Monday, May 5, 2003 7:07 PM
what i do is take the metra train to Liberty Ville And take a bus to the park.

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Monday, May 5, 2003 7:24 PM
Check out Greyhound's site.

http://www.greyhound.com/

They have a bus stop in Waukegan which is just east of Gurnee. The bus stop is on Grand Ave. From there you can catch a local Pace bus right off Grand Ave. that will take you right to the park.

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