Concordia Experience

Parking & Transportation

Visitor Parking

Visitor parking is available from 6 a.m. to 2 a.m. in Lot 3 (in front of Krauss Hall/Krentz Center) and Lot 5 (parking lot on north side of the Parking Structure). Only those persons who are not employed by the University and are not registered for any current Concordia-Chicago classes are allowed to park in the designated visitor areas. Overnight visitors registered through Koehneke Community Center (KCC) must receive a temporary parking permit from the KCC staff. 

Visitor Transportation Options


You've got several options for planning trips on transit throughout the Chicago area, including online trip planners, mobile device applications, and by telephone.


Metra is the Northeast Illinois commuter rail system. The line running near campus is the Union Pacific / West Line (UP-W) Chicago to Elburn. At the link below, you will find an overview of services, plus maps, schedules, fares, ticket information, online ticketing and a regional travel guide.

Red Cab

811 N. Harlem Avenue
Oak Park, IL 60302

American Limousine Service

American Limousine services the Chicago airports.


Greyhound has several stops in Chicago with connections to major cities throughout the country.