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  • 2016 Holiday Train and Bus: Ride the ‘L’ with Santa, in style, this holiday season on our Holiday Train (and new Elves’ Workshop Train) & our Holiday Bus! Check out the schedules...
  • Learn about some of the many things we do to prepare service for winter weather.
  • Learn about proposed complete reconstruction of Lawrence, Argyle, Berwyn and Bryn Mawr stations as part of Phase 1 of Red and Purple Modernization Project
  • We’re building a signature station featuring a modern design and myriad customer amenities to improve the overall transit experience. Learn more here.

See updated bus route timetables effective December 18, 2016.

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Loop Link lanes & stations open December 20 with service by J14, 20, 56, 60, 124 & 157.
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