Navy Pier Ferris Wheel

Take a ride on Navy Pier’s most visible attraction, the 150-foot-high Ferris wheel. The Navy Pier Ferris wheel lifts visitors to unparalleled sweeping views of the skyline and lakefront. The Pier’s wheel has forty gondolas seating six passengers each and in the evening thousands of sparkling lights illuminate the wheel’s forty 140-foot-diameter spokes.

Hours: Summer hours: Sunday–Thursday, 10:00 am–10:00 pm;
Friday and Saturday, 10:00 am–midnight

Winter hours: Sunday–Thursday, 10:00 am–8:00 pm,
Friday and Saturday, 10:00 am–10:00 pm

Closed: Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. All holidays are subject to change without notice.

Take CTA: Buses #29 (State Street), #65 (Grand Avenue), #56
(Milwaukee Avenue), #66 (Chicago Avenue), #120
(Northwestern/Wacker Express), and #121 (Union/Wacker
Express) serve the Navy Pier. #124 Navy Pier Express runs
from Union Station and Ogilvie Transportation Center on

Free Trolley: The Illinois-Grand Corridor Transportation Management
Association (TMA) offers free daily trolley service between Navy
Pier and State Street along Grand Avenue and Illinois Street.
For more information, visit

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  • Navy Pier Ferris Wheel
  • 600 East Grand Avenue
  • Chicago, IL
  • 800-595-PIER
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