Midway Airport is about 10 miles southwest of Chicago's Loop.

Passenger pick-up: Drivers picking up passengers can park for free and wait for up to an hour at the cell phone waiting lot at 61st Street and Cicero Avenue.


Cheapest: Daily parking is $12 in the red and yellow airport economy lots and the new indoor parking garage at 55th and Laramie.

Most convenient: Daily parking in the terminal garage -- on floors 4, 5 and 6 -- is free for just 10 minutes, then $2 for up to 30 minutes and $4 for up to an hour. The daily rate is $25.

Parking help: Customer service and security personnel offer battery starts, escort service, key retrieval and directions in the parking lots and the parking garage. Call (773) 838-0756.

More info: Call (773) 838-0756 or tune in to 800 AM within 2.5 miles of the airport.


Train: Ride the