General Roads

Lake-Cook, or County Line Road and Rand Road (U.S. 12) provide access to U.S. 53, which provides access to the Northwest Tollway (90). Connecting Deer Park with surrounding suburbs are such major arteries as Hough Street (59), Northwest Highway(14) and Rand Road (12).

Train Station

A Metra train station in nearby Barrington has daily parking options as well as parking by permit. It may also be reached also by means of a shuttle bus that operates between Lake Zurich and Barrington.


Deer Park is served by 2 major airports. O'Hare Airport, easily reachable by the Northwest Tollway is about 30 minutes southeast of Deer Park. Midway Airport is 60 minutes south of Deer Park.

Bus Service

If you are a resident of Ela Township and are at least 55 yrs. or older and/or handicapped, Ela Township has buses available for your weekday use. $2 One Way, $4 Round Trip with 24 hour advance notice. Call 847-438-6677 or visit their website at Bus-Service.

Railroad Crossing Complaints

Please call local region 4 of US Department of Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration to submit complaints regarding railroad crossings. Hotline #800-724-5040.