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Weekend Service Changes

 


Dec 15 - 18 



Rail Lines





BLUE LINE
 
 
Dec 15 – 16
10pm Fri to 5am Sat

Boarding Change, Delays Between Western (Forest Park branch) and UIC-Halsted

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the Forest Park-bound side of the platform at the Illinois Medical District and Racine stations.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Western (Forest Park branch) and UIC-Halsted, resulting in minor delays.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
We are performing construction to improve the Illinois Medical District station.
 
 
 
BROWN LINE
 
 
Sun, Dec 17
6am to 6pm 

Boarding Change at Belmont, Delays Between Belmont and Southport

How does this affect my trip?
At Belmont station, board Kimball-bound Brown Line trains on the Red Line side of the Kimball- and Howard-bound platform.
 
Brown Line trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Belmont and Southport, resulting in minor delays.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
We are performing structural and track maintenance to ensure that trains continue to operate safely along the Brown Line. 
 
 
 
RED LINE
 
 
Dec 15 – 16
11pm Fri to 4am Sat

Boarding Change, Delays Between Clark/Division and Fullerton
 
How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the 95th-bound platform at the North/Clybourn station.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Clark/Division and Fullerton, resulting in minor delays.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
We are performing maintenance to ensure that trains continue to operate safely along the Red Line.
 


 

Bus Routes

 
The bus reroutes listed below are short-term reroutes during this weekend or long-term reroutes beginning this weekend. For a full list of bus reroutes currently in place, please visit the Bus Alerts page.
 
 
#20 Madison Temporary Reroute

Fri, Dec 15
5pm to 8pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate in both directions via Madison, Cicero, Washington, Austin, and the Madison/Austin bus terminal.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Austin Chamber of Commerce Annual Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting.
 
 
 
#34 South Michigan Temporary Reroute

8pm, Fri, Dec 8 to 4pm, Wed, Dec 20 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Northbound buses will operate via Eberhart, 130th, I-94, 115th, State, and 127th, then resume their normal route on Michigan.

Southbound buses are not affected.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to construction at 130th/Indiana.
 


Customer alerts listed here are based on the latest information known as of the time of publishing. This information is subject to change without notice. While we work to provide information as accurate and reliable as possible, changes, additions, and cancellations are sometimes necessary.

For the latest information, including any changes to the information above or information about unplanned events that affect service, please check the Alerts section of the CTA website or see information pertaining to your route in our System Guide.

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