Directions to St. John Cantius Church
825 N. Carpenter St
Chicago, IL 60642
Located in the heart of Chicago one mile directly west of the famous Water tower on Chicago Avenue, Saint John Cantius Church is easily accessible by car, bus, or subway.
The church is located at the triple intersection of Chicago, Milwaukee, and Ogden Avenue. The 24-hour CTA “Chicago” Blue Line subway stop is only a block away. Bus 56 on Milwaukee Ave, and Bus 66 on Chicago Ave stop nearby.
Photo by Barry Butler Photography
CTA BLUE LINE TRAIN: CHICAGO-BLUE — This CTA subway stop is located one block from the church and the train also comes directly from O’Hare Airport (about a 30 minute ride). This station is now open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Click here for more information and train times for this CTA Stop »
CTA BUS NUMBER 66, which runs east and west on Chicago Ave. It stops at the corner of Chicago Ave. and Ogden Ave. Click here for more information and bus times for this stop »
THE CTA BUS NUMBER 56, which runs north and south on Milwaukee Ave. It stops at the corner of Chicago Ave. and Milwaukee Ave. Click here for more information and bus times for this stop »
From the North:
Exit I-94 at the Ogden Ave. exit. Turn left at second traffic light onto Ogden Ave. Take Ogden Ave. to Chicago Ave. (800 N). Turn right (east) onto Chicago Ave. one block to Carpenter St. (1032 W). Turn left (north) onto Carpenter St. The church will be on your right.
From the South:
Exit I-94 at Augusta Boulevard (200 N). Turn left at the stoplight onto Milwaukee Ave. (south). Take Milwaukee Ave. to the intersection of Chicago Ave. and Ogden Ave. Turn left onto Chicago Ave. (800 N) (east). Then turn left onto Ogden Ave. The church will be on your right.
From the West:
Exit I-290 at Paulina St. Turn left onto Paulina St. and go to Ogden Ave. Turn right (north) onto Ogden Ave. to Chicago Ave. (800 N). After you cross Chicago Ave. the church will be on your right.