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Directions by Car & Parking Info

Directions by Car & Parking Info

Location
Spertus is located at 610 S. Michigan Avenue, directly across the street from Chicago’s Grant Park.

From the North
Take I-90/94 south to the Congress Parkway exit and travel east to State Street. Go south on State street one block to Harrison, then turn left (east).

Or take Lake Shore Drive south to Balbo. Go west on Balbo to Michigan. Spertus is one block north of Balbo.

From the South
Take I-90/94 north to the Congress Parkway exit and travel east to State Street. Go south on State street one block to Harrison, then turn left (east)

Or take Lake Shore Drive north to Balbo. Go west on Balbo to Michigan.

From the West
Take 290 east into the downtown to State Street. Go south on State street one block to Harrison, then turn left (east).

From the Southwest
Take I-55 east to I-90/94 north and exit at Congress Parkway. Travel east to State Street. Go south on State street one block to Harrison. Go east on Harrison one block and you will find several parking facilities in the vicinity.

Discounted Parking

standard parking


$10 discounted parking is available with
Spertus validation at The Essex Inn
(2 blocks south of Spertus). 
The discounted price will be $11
beginning September 1, 2014.


Other Nearby Parking

8th Street Garage
Entrance ramp is on 8th between Wabash and State
Open 24 hours
Good rates

Grant Park South Garage
Entrance ramp is on Michigan just south of Monroe
Open 24 hours

Metered street parking can occasionally be found near Spertus, but is often scarce.

Please Note: Spertus does not manage these lots
and parking rates are subject to change.

Directions by Public Transportation

CTA Blue Line
Exit at Jackson and walk south to Harrison and then east to Michigan.

CTA Red Line
Exit at Harrison and walk east to Michigan.

CTA Brown Line
Exit at State and Van Buren, and walk south to Harrison, and then east to Michigan.

CTA Orange and Green Lines
Exit at Adams and Wabash, and walk south to Harrison, and east to Michigan.

For current bus routes serving South Michigan Avenue or for more specific public transportation information, phone the Chicago Transit Authority at 312.836.7000 or visit their website at transitchicago.com >

Divvy
Divvy is a bike-sharing program with over 4,000 bikes and 400 stations across Chicago. Divvy is a easy and green way to get around the city. The closest Divvy stations to the Spertus Institute building are:

Michigan & Congress
State & Harrison
Map of Divvy stations >