• PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

    Call-A-Ride Service  Servicing LaSalle County 815/228-2117 or 888/239-9228

    Ottawa Mini Bus Ottawa  Servicing City Ottawa 815/433-0161

    BPART Servicing Bureau & Putnam Counties 877/874-8813

    NCAT North Central Area Transit 877/874-8813

    AIRPORTS & RELATED INFORMATION

    Illinois Valley Regional Airport - Peru, IL - Within ten minutes of LaSalle, Oglesby and Spring Valley

    Midwest AVtech - Illinois Valley Regional Airport -Peru, IL

    Central Illinois Regional Airport - Bloomington, IL - 55 miles

    Midway International Airport - Chicago, IL - 80 miles

    O'Hare International Airport - Chicago, IL - 90 miles

    Chicago Rockford Int. Airport - Rockford, IL - 70 miles

    Peoria International Airport - Peoria, IL -60 miles

    Quad City Airport - Rock Island/Moline, IL - 80 miles

    BUS LINES

    Green River Lines 3131 May Road, Peru, IL 61354 815/224-9276

    COMMUTER RAIL

    Amtrak is accessible from Princeton to our west (20 miles) or Mendota to our north (14 miles)

    RIVER ACCESS POINTS ALONG THE ILLINOIS RIVER

    • Public Boat Launching Ramps

    South side of the river at Peru (Route 251)
    Starved Rock State Park, Utica
    Barto Landing, Spring Valley

    • Boat Clubs/Marina's

    South Shore Boat Club, Peru- 815/223-9890
    Starved Rock Marina, Ottawa- 815/433-4218
    Spring Valley Boat Club/Barto Landing - 815/664-9096

    SHUTTLE SERVICES - TO MIDWAY & OHARE AIRPORTS

    William Bradshaw -815/883-8977
    Art's Shuttle - 815/223-1769

    Act II Transportation - (1-800-769-8891) Daily service from Flying J in LaSalle, IL to Midway & O’ Hare Airports. 

    • Departs from Flying J: 
      9:20 a.m., 12:20 p.m., and 3:20 p.m.
       
    • Arrives at the airport:
      11 a.m., 2:00 p.m., and 5 p.m.
       
    • Departs from the airport:
      2 p.m., 5 p.m., and 8 p.m.
       
    • Arrives at Flying J:
      4 p.m., 7 p.m., and 10 p.m.,

    IV Airport Shuttle - Phil Kinsella - 815-200-3240

    • O'Hare - Midway - Chicago, IL
    • Bloomington - Peoria, IL
    • Rockford - Moline, IL

    www.ivairportshuttle.com

    CITY CAB SERVICES

    City Cab
    206 3rd St, La Salle, IL 61301
    815-224-8294

    Twin City Cab
    2027 10th Street, Peru, IL 61354
    815-223-1619

  • North Central Area Transport Van
  • Bureau-Putnam Area Rural Transit or BPART  and North Central Area Transit (NCAT) are demand response, curb-to-curb transportation service for La Salle, Bureau and Putnam counties.Same day service may be available.

  • There is an Amtrak station in both Princeton and Mendota
  • Amtrak has lines throughout Illinois. Check out these five incredible day trips by train.