As a Chicago Water Taxi commuter, you can now check your commuter pass usage, schedules, and service alerts to make your commute to and from work a more enjoyable experience on the Chicago River.

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Select a date, departure dock, and destination dock that you wish to commute to and from. The schedule below will then give you the departure and arrival times for your commute on the Chicago River.

Service Alerts

Below you will see any service alerts that may currently affect your commute. Also you may signup to receive our commuter service alerts via email or text message.

Created Alert Expires
12/8/2016 3/1/2017
2/14/2017 Dear CWT Riders, Please be advised that the following fares will increase in 2017: - One Way Ticket will increase by $1.00 - Ten Ride Ticket will increase by $2.50 ( 25 cents per ride). All other ticket prices will remain the same. For questions, comments, or concerns please email taxi@wendellaboats.com Sincerely, The Chicago Water Taxi Team 3/14/2017
2/15/2017 3/9/2017
2/20/2017 Dear CWT Riders, Chicago Water Taxi will be running on Saturday March 11th for the St Pat's river dyeing ceremony. Monday through Friday Chicago Water Taxi service will begin on Monday March 20th. Stops will include Ogilvie/Union, Lasalle, Clark Street Riverwalk, and Michigan Avenue. For information on other stops, please visit our website. We look forward to seeing our commuters on the river! Sincerely, The Chicago Water Taxi Team 3/11/2017
2/26/2017 3/20/2017

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Pass Checker

Please enter your 13 digit serial number below to check your pass usage and validation.

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*Tickets are non-refundable, but do not expire and can be used for any future date.

Corporate Ridership Program

Contact us and let us know you would like to become a Corporate Ridership member. Memberships can be month to month, year to year, or a custom date range.
Once your entity becomes a member we will provide basic marketing and Informational materials for you to distribute internally.
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