Waukegan is in the Far North Suburbs of the Chicagoland region of Illinois. It sits on Lake Michigan and it has a large harbor. It is the county seat of Lake County, Illinois.

Get in

By car

Waukegan is located in close proximity to Interstate 94 and US Highway 41. Downtown Waukegan can be accessed from either using Grand Avenue or Washington Street.

By train

Metra lines serve Waukegan. The Union Pacific North Line runs between Kenosha and the Ogilvie Transportation Center in downtown Chicago and serves Waukegan.

By plane

Chicago O'Hare International Airport is the closest international airport to Waukegan. Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport is the next closest international airport to Waukegan. Waukegan has the Waukegan Regional Airport, but is used for private flights.

Get around

Charter Services





Italian Restaurants


Go next

Routes through Waukegan

Milwaukee Gurnee  W  E  Lake Forest Chicago
Milwaukee Gurnee  N  S  North Chicago Chicago
END Kenosha  N  S  North Chicago Chicago

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