Metra | Amtrak | Airport Express | High-Speed Rail

London's Heathrow express waits at Paddington Station.

The airport express train sports a comfortable, spacious interior.

Dedicated, electrified airport express trains are commonplace in cities throughout the world, and meet the demands of business travelers by sporting wide aisles and luggage racks and departing at 15-20 minute intervals.

Express trains could connect O'Hare to Union Station in less than 25 minutes, perhaps as fast as 15 minutes. The express trains, which could also stop right under McCormick Place, would make Chicago a more attractive place to locate a business or hold a convention.