Getting To DeKalb
DeKalb is located 65 miles west of Chicago at the center of a rapidly growing area of more than 50,000 residents. Access to Interstates 88 and 39 makes DeKalb easily accessible from all directions. DeKalb is 30 miles from Rockford, 25 miles from Aurora/Naperville and 61 miles from O’Hare International Airport. The DeKalb Taylor Municipal Airport offers two runways for private and corporate aircraft. Small chartered services provide quick and hassle free transportation to other nearby cities.The city benefits from two local bus systems that provide more than 50 stops throughout DeKalb at the low cost of fifty cents per ride.