Whether you use public transportation to get to work or to go to your favorite establishments—commuting can be hard if you’re not living within walking distance to the Blue Line. We curated a list of the top Chicago apartments near the Blue Line so you can step outside and hop on one of the trains to reach your destination without the stress of traffic and parking.

If you’re looking to move to any of these apartments, reach out to AptAmigo to make your apartment hunt stress-free and maybe even a little fun! Check out our articles on the best luxury apartments in Chicago and the best apartment views in Chicago.

Reside on Green Street

Live here if: You want gourmet restaurants just steps outside your front door.

Neighborhood: River West

This building is situated just outside of the Grand Blue Line Stop. Living here, you’ll get the convenience of a short commute downtown and award-winning restaurants just a block away. Have a traditional meal at Piccolo Sogno or watch the game at the many sports bars nearby. Whether you like something more casual or getting dressed up a bit, Reside on Green Street is close to it all.

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Wicker Park Connection

Live here if: You love a neighborhood feel with high rise amenities.

Neighborhood: Wicker Park

Wicker Park Connection is situated a block away from the Division Blue Line stop. Located above a neighborhood Target, this building is in the perfect location. This luxury apartment has an expansive pool and roof deck, stainless steel appliances, generous floorplans, on-site concierge, and an updated party room and business center. To top it all off, Wicker Park Connection has incredible view of downtown. Living here, you’ll be in one of the only luxury high-rises located right in the heart of Wicker Park. 

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Centrum Bucktown

Live here if: You have an active lifestyle and want quick access to a hike and bike trail. 

Neighborhood: Bucktown

Centrum Bucktown is situated right off of the Western Blue Line Stop and right next to the Bloomingdale Trail and dog-friendly parks. The convenience of trails and parks right outside your front door make this building great for dog lovers and their furry friends. Finish your run with brunch at Yolk in the Same building as Centrum Bucktown. If running isn’t your thing, Corepower Yoga and Bucktown Athletic Club are located close by. 

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The Western 1920

Live here if: You travel frequently and require easy access to all means of transportation. 

Neighborhood: Bucktown

Located just north of the Western Blue Line Stop, The Western 1920 is in the middle of Bucktown’s transit hub. The blue line easily connects you to downtown and O’hare making this the perfect building for a lifestyle of travel. On the major streets nearby to downtown, you will find bike lanes for an easy commute. You’ll also find I90 & I94 for easy driving access.

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Noca Blu

Live here if: You love the local scene.

Neighborhood: Logan Square

Noca Blue is situated just north of the California Blue Line Stop. It’s located a block away from Milwaukee Ave and nearby, you’ll find local pubs, coffee shops, and restaurants. Have a pint at the local brewery Revolution Brewing and sip on craft coffee drinks at Gaslight Coffee Roasters. You’ll find a variety of different chic and local restaurants and bars just steps away from your apartment. 

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There you have it; the best apartments near the Blue Line in Chicago. As always, AptAmigo is here to make your apartment search a stress-free experience. Reach out and let us know your lifestyle and preferences, and we will set up a day of tours and guide you through the whole process. AptAmigo will personally assist you through the whole process and even uber and join you at each building!