1st in carloads carried with 11 million
3rd largest intermodal system in the world
7 Class One Freight Railroads across the state





The largest inland container port in North America, CenterPoint Intermodal Center is located in Joliet, IL.
Illinois is home to 2 major water ports in the United States – The Port of Chicago and the Port of East St. Louis
Features 13 Port districts and waterways which allow access to the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean


1,400 Daily Departures
90M Annual Passengers
Nonstop service to more than 200 destinations
Only “Triple Hub” System in North America: 
United, Southwest, and American Airlines
Within a 4-hour flight of all North American destinations
The state is home to 12 major airports– including O’Hare International Airport