Two Metra lines serve Gurnee, albeit indirectly. The Union Pacific North Line between Kenosha and the Ogilvie Transportation Center in downtown Chicago serves Waukegan, and the North Central Service between Antioch and Chicago Union Station serves Grayslake. Washington Street links the two stations, with Gurnee in between.
Six Flags Great America, 542 N Route 21 (at Grand Ave./Route 132), ☎ 847-249-1776, . Chicagoland's premier amusement park, noted for its many roller coasters and other thrill rides, as well as for the nation's largest carousel.edit
Gurnee has a wide variety of mostly chain restaurants situated near the Gurnee Mills Mall.
Salutos, . Upscale Italian restaurant serving a wide variety of pizza, pasta, sandwiches, and unique entrees. Unlimited salad & bread-sticks can be had. One of the few non-chain restaurants in Gurnee.edit
Comfort Inn Gurnee Hotel, 6080 Gurnee Mills Circle E., (847) 855-8866.
Comfort Suites Gurnee Hotel, 5430 Grand Avenue, (847) 782-0890. Located across the street from the Six Flags Great America Amusement Park providing hours of family entertainment. Near Gurnee Mills Outlet Mall.
Hampton Inn Chicago/Gurnee, 5550 Grand Ave., Gurnee, Illinois, 60031, 1-847-662-1100. Offers discounted Six Flags tickets and affordable accommodations near Gurnee Mills Mall, Vista Water Park, and Six Flags.