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Directions to the National Shrine of St. Jude

  • From the airport: Airport limousines, cabs, or express buses bring passengers to the downtown or "loop" area of Chicago. From downtown, take one of the following means of transportation to the Shrine:
  • By car from Chicago’s Loop: Take U.S. 41 (South Shore Outer Drive) to 91st Street, and turn west three blocks. Or take the Dan Ryan (South) Expressway (Interstate 90-94) to the 87th Street exit, east to Commercial Avenue, south to 91st Street, and east to the Shrine. Ample lighted parking is available.
  • By train from Chicago’s Loop: By train take Metra Electric, formerly the Illinois Central Railroad, South Chicago train to 93rd Street and walk two blocks north and a half a block east. Trains leave downtown Chicago at frequent intervals and may be boarded at three stations located on Michigan Avenue at Randolph Street, Van Buren Street, and Roosevelt Road. For information call 312-836-7000.
  • By Chicago Transit Authority: Call CTA Information at 312-836-7000 for specific directions from your locations. Note: There is a scarcity of lodging and dining in the immediate area of the Shrine Church. We recommend that visitors stay in downtown Chicago, where there are many hotels and restaurants.

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Please note:
The National Shrine of St. Jude is located at 3200 East 91st Street in the South Chicago section of Chicago. The business offices are located at 205 West Monroe Street, downtown Chicago.